To foster and expand scientific research, elevating the University of Coimbra, a major player in the forefront of the advancement of knowledge, to levels of excellence in the global arena.
To foster quality in teaching, aimed at an all-around education of students and a growing fit between courses offered and the needs of the surrounding community, while making sure that the best students and teachers are recruited.
To strengthen the University of Coimbra’s contribution toward the development, progress and well-being of society.
To value people as well as their activitives and contributions, bringing the University of Coimbra closer to their needs and expectations.
ECONOMIC AND FINANCIAL RESOURCES
To generate economic and social value in the use of resources while encouraging the development of partnerships.
To improve the existing infrastructure on a systematic basis, by means of an integrated management model.