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Facts and Figures

The University
The University

9 Schools

9 Libraries

3 Halls of Residence

Degree Programmes
Degree Programmes *

28 Bachelor

12 Integrated Masters 

105 Masters

82 Doctorate 

* Accredited and registered

Research
Research

41 Research Units 

77% evaluated by the Foundation for Science and Technology (FC&T) with "Exceptional", "Excellent" and "Very Good"

4514 Publications (2016)

2242 Publications indexed to the Scopus/Web of Science

20  European Research Council Grants

48 641 102,95€ Horizon 2020 Funding *

* by July 2017

Academic and Research Staff
Academic and Research Staff

1800 Teachers and Researchers

1211 Teachers and Researchers FTE

99,90% Tenure track

NOVA in international rankings
NOVA in international rankings

OS UNDER 50
21st among European universities under 50 years old

U-MULTIRANK 2018
17th place among public European universities

EDUNIVERSAL MASTERS RANKING 2019
NOVA was listed in 24 out of 50 programmes, occupying the European Top 10 in 21 areas and the European Top 5 in 15 areas

QS BY SUBJECT
Top 8 among young European universities in 5 areas evaluated by QS:

- Arts & Humanities (6th);
- Engineering & Technology: (8th);
- Life Sciences & Medicine (7th);
- Natural Sciences (5th);
- Social Sciences & Management (7th).

LEIDEN
Portuguese university with the highest global impact with 12,5% of all scientific output in the TOP 10%

QS GRADUATE EMPLOYABILITY RANKING 2020
NOVA is ranked 13th among public young European universities

 

Internacional
International

2527 International students enrolled

109 Nationalities

572 International graduate students 

123 International Teachers and Researchers

82 Degree Programmes taught in English 

+530 Mobility partnerships

63 Countries

928 Exchange Incoming students

753 Exchange Outgoing students

Students
Students

Year 2017/2018

20077 Students

5823 Bachelor

6826 Integrated Master 

4947 Master

1979 Doctorate 

502 non-degree programmes

Research Funds
Research Funds

28,7% Research Income 

27,1% Research Income from private sources 

 

Placement 1st Cycle and Integrated Masters

Year 2018/2019

2571 available places

8,3 applications per places available

5096 1st choice applications

Graduates
Graduates

Year 2016/2017

1945 Bachelor

695 Integrated Master

1443 Master 

244 Doctorate

NOVA in International rankings

THE * YOUNG UNIVERSITY RANKINGS
Only 61 European universities outrank NOVA

THE * UNIVERSITY TEACHING RANKINGS
Top 4 in Europe among young universities and leader at national level

THE * UNIVERSITY IMPACT RANKINGS
NOVA ranks in the following positions among young European institutions:
- 17th in SDG** 3, Health and Welfare;
- 7th in SDG 9, Industry and Innovation;
- 6th in SDG 16, Justice and Inclusion.

THE * WORLD UNIVERSITY RANKINGS

NOVA has been consistently leading at the national level in the International Outlook indicator and is ranked between positions 601–800

* THE - Times Higher Education
** SDG - Sustainable Development Goal

SHANGAI ACADEMIC RANKING 2019

NOVA.rose to the 401-500 range. The academic excellence of NOVA is confirmed by the rise in the 3 Research indicators.

International networks
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In addition to the institutional networks where NOVA participates, through the Rectorate, all Academic Units participate in specific networks related to their teaching and research fields.