University of Minho

Country: Portugal  

University of Minho - Physics Department - Campus Gualtar
4710-057 Braga Portugal

Contact: Marta Maria Ramos Duarte  
Phone: +351253604330  


Founded in 1973, the University of Minho (UMinho) is renowned for the competence and quality of its teachers and for the level of excellence in research as well as the wide range of undergraduate and graduate courses offered. Located in the north of Portugal, the University has two campus one in the city of Braga and another at GuimarĂ£es. Braga is the third largest Portuguese city, born from the ancient Roman town of Bracara Augusta.
Classified as World Cultural Heritage by UNESCO, GuimarĂ£es is known as the "cradle of the nation". UMinho has a set of infrastructures and support services dedicated to students and to teaching, providing the necessary conditions for academic success and well-being. From libraries and computer labs, to wireless broadband Internet access and copy centres, banks, bookstores, cafeterias, canteens and well-priced restaurants, three sport halls, four halls of residence, Uminho students can find everything they need on campus from 8:00AM to 10:00PM.