UAlg is again on the World University Ranking
According to the results of the new edition of Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings 2019, the University of Algarve appears, for the second year, in the world ranking of the universities. Appearing between positions 601 and 800, UAlg remains in the same range, despite of the increase of the Institutions of Higher Education, getting the second place in a... (read more)
Of the GBIF's Young Researchers Award
Raquel Gaião Silva, a Master's student in marine biodiversity and conservation based at the University of Algarve, is one of the two recipients of Global Biodiversity Information Facility's (GBIF) 2018 Young Researchers’ Award—and the first winner from Portugal. Her research aims to use species occurrence records from the GBIF network and other sources to examine... (read more)
Hospitality, Tourism, Oceanography and Ecology
The University of Algarve is again among the best of the world. This time, the University of Algarve appears in the Shanghai Ranking’s Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2018 and stands out in the Hospitality and Tourism area and Oceanography area, between the positions 101 and 150. UAlg also appears with emphasize in the Ecology area, between the positions 201 and 300... (read more)
New touristic accommodation in Faro
Aimed at a young audience, but also for families, Faro has increased its offer of local accommodation during the months of July and August, with a residence located in the heart of the city, next to the historical area and a few meters from the Ria Formosa. Property owned by the Social Action Services of the University of Algarve, the Faro Albacor Residence has 29 double... (read more)
UAlg on top of international students preferences
The University of Algarve has received 31 college foreign students from Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Spain, United States of America, Ireland, Lithuania, United Kingdom and Russia to spend a dream week, from 11th to 15th June. If on one hand they stayed surrendered to the Algarve, on the other there are many that put UAlg as their first choice to apply to a post-... (read more)
XII Iberoamerican Congress of Food Engineering
Next July 1-4, 2019 CIBIA2019 - XII Iberoamerican Congress of Food Engineering will take place at Instituto Superior de Engenharia from University of Algarve, Faro, Portugal. With the main theme being Challenging Food Engineering as a Driver Towards Sustainable Food Processing, this is the first conference to be organized after the Iberoamerican Society for Food... (read more)
UAlg among the top 250 young universities in the world
The University of Algarve appears for the first time in the Times Higher Education (THE) Young University Rankings 2018 ranking, which analyzes the performance of higher education institutions created 50 years ago or less. Among the six Portuguese universities that integrate this international ranking, the UAlg obtains the maximum classification in the indicator that... (read more)
UAlg integrates the national top 10
The University of Algarve stands out once again in the rankings just released by U-Multirank 2018, with a maximum score of "Very Good", in seven indicators, out of 35, placing itself for the first time in the national Top 10, in the ninth position, in a ranking of 29 Portuguese higher education institutions. In this ranking, the maximum score was attributed to the... (read more)
UAlg in the World Univeristy Ranking
The University of Algarve (UAlg) was the sixth highest-ranking Portuguese university included on the list of the publication Times Higher Education (THE). That list included around 1000 universities from 77 countries and is based in some factors like teaching, research, international projection and transfering of knowledge. UAlg is ranked between positions 601-800... (read more)
with the testimony of Isabel Cavaco, teacher from UAlg
“24 degrees” is the title of the new publication of the European Comission about the Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degrees, which has the testimony of the teacher Isabel Cavaco, in behalf of University of Algarve. See publication here
In Ecohydrology: Water for ecosystems and societies
The University of Algarve was awarded the UNESCO Chair in Ecohydrology: Water for ecosystems and societies. The University of Algarve is one of the 48 Universities worldwide with a UNESCO chair in the water area. The aim of the Chair is to support the implementation of the United Nations Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development and to contribute to the objectives of... (read more)
Applications are open until 3rd September
  WHY CHOOSE UALG? The University of Algarve is a public university, with a student population of 8,000 and over 700 academics.  UAlg has strong partnerships with business and with public and private organisations, encouraging the transfer of knowledge and contributing to sustainable development with a positive impact across the community.... (read more)
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The University of Algarve (UAlg) welcomes students from countries outside the European Union (EU) under the International Student Status. The undergraduation diplomas awarded by UAlg are valid and recognized in all EU countries, allowing the pursuing of postgraduate studies (Masters or PhD) at the University of Algarve or any university in Europe. As an... (read more)
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New Association for Erasmus students
Welcoming and integrating international students on mobility is the main objective of the Erasmus Student Network (ESN) Algarve, which became a full member of the International Platform of the ESN, at the end of July, in Braga. This network is present in 37 European countries and has over 450 active sections, being the ESN Algarve the tenth in Portugal. "... (read more)
The new EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation 
Horizon 2020 is the new EU funding programme for research and innovation running from 2014 to 2020 with a 70 billion budget. The first calls for proposals for Horizon 2020 have been published. More information can be found at
hot sex International Student Guide 2014/15
  Guide for international students thinking about studying at University of Algarve. Study where you would like to live!