Exchange: University of Porto

University of Porto  is located in Portugal’s second-largest city, the origins of the University of Porto (UP) date back to the 18th century, when it provided education in science, arts, and humanities, before gaining official university status in 1911. The U.Porto combines high-quality education focused on individual vocations and talents as well as market needs with the claim to being the greatest birthplace of science in Portugal. UP today comprises 14 faculties, 15 schools, including a business school, and 51 scientific research institutions spread across three campuses. It offers around 600 programs, from degrees to professional training courses.


Credit Equivalency: 60 Credits = 5.0 UofT FCE

Available courses

Housing: On-campus housing is not guaranteed, but the host institution will assist in securing housing


Specific Funding Available: to take advantage of the Erasmus+ scholarship, please apply on their online platform by their deadline.

Subjects Available at Host: All

Program Type: Study

Accepting Applications: Yes

Fall/Full Year Deadline: January 14, 2021
Winter Deadline: April 1, 2021

Timeline: Fall (Sep-Jan), Winter (Feb-Jul), Year-long (Sep-Jul)

Country: Portugal

City: Porto

Institution: University

Language of Study: English, Portuguese

Level of Study: Undergrad, Graduate

Credit: Yes

Open to Programs at UofT: All

Tuition & Incidentals: Paid to UofT

Program Fees: No fee

Funding: IE Award and Erasmus+

Eligibility Requirements: Minimum CGPA: 2.25 (Undergraduates) or B (Graduates)