The University of Coimbra provides the Multipurpose Certificate by means of Inforestud@nte for all students. This document is free of charge and is electronically certified by an access key (in the same way as the Certificates, Diplomas and Diploma Supplements), and can be downloaded whenever the student wants.
How to get a Multipurpose Certificate?
How does an organisation verify the document it receives?
This document has the same validity of a printed document and it was generated following the agreement between the University and the 2010 SIMPLEX Programme. For this reason, this document cannot be refused by any national organisation, in particular, public organisations.
Therefore, when you deliver your document in paper or by email, the organisation just has to:
Is this document valid?
document has the same validity as a printed document * |
* The diploma and the diploma supplement, issued under the guidelines of the 2010 Simplex Programme, Measure M023 - Permanent certificate of higher education qualifications, within the 2010 Simplex Programme, which enables university students to obtain an electronic document, substituting the submission of printed copies by a code to access the qualifications certificate on-line in Portugal or abroad.
What are the advantages of the electronic certificate?
|This new service provided to UC students will ensure the immediate issuance of this document after the registration for an academic year, thus making it easier to send it to the different organisations that require a supporting document of registration. It will also contribute to a better use of material resources (paper, envelopes, and printers) and human resources of the University services.|