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The University of Trás-os-Montes and Alto Douro (UTAD) is one of the newest public universities in Portugal. Innovative, dynamic, creative, the promoter of knowledge, entrepreneurship and development, it is today a reference at national and international level.

Its Campus is also one of the largest botanical gardens in Europe, it has the ideal conditions to study, research and fraternise, and continues to invest in the creation of modern laboratories, where its teachers and students are involved in learning activities and research projects that are recognised.

The excellent relationship between students and teachers, leads to a close teaching and is a differentiating factor that the university holds dear. UTAD is therefore a inclusive university that welcomes international students who are looking for quality higher education in Portugal.

Come and study with us! Discover our Bachelor’s and Integrated Master’s, Master’s, and PhD courses, and check out their admission conditions.

To apply to UTAD’s courses as an International Student, it is compulsory the B1 Portuguese Language level.
If you haven’t this level, you must apply first to the Portuguese Language Preparatory Course.

On this website, you can also find answers to those practical questions that are so important for any student who wants to study at UTAD, such as housing, food, cost of living and University infrastructure, etc.

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us via email.

Graduations and Integrated Masters

UTAD has a special competition for access and enrolment of the international student in the different cycles of studies.


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