ULisboa is a privileged place for education, research, innovation, sports and culture, with a universe of 18 Schools, 69 Research Units classified by the Science and Technology Foundation as “excellent”, “very good” or “good”. With over 50.000 students, ULisboa offers over 400 degree courses in all areas of knowledge.
The quality of research, innovation and culture at ULisboa’s Schools and Research Units attracts a growing number of national and international talents who seek out our research groups to develop their projects at the highest level.
By accepting the responsibility of making Lisbon one of the great European capitals of culture and science, ULisboa welcomes every year about 9.000 international students, about 18% of the total number of students, originating from more than 100 countries, who seek high-quality education as well as the culture, climate and hospitality that Lisbon and Portugal have to offer.
Above all, it is an institution involved with the Portuguese society and the Lisbon area, with a European dimension and open to the world.