The International Relations Unit of the University of Coimbra gives support to cooperation actions with international higher education institutions or other international public institutions.

Facilitates all the initiatives from the different services of the UC by providing an institutional framework and a central linkup function between the stakeholders.


- Support to the organisation of short term and intensive courses, as well as cooperation actions, including estimated budget, drawing up agreements or contracts and, planning and management of cooperation activities;

- Engagement with partners, acting as contact point for several ongoing activities in different services of the University of Coimbra;

- Management of the Mobility Programme of the Association of Portuguese Language Universities (AULP) at the University of Coimbra;

- Management of Santander CPLP (Community of Portuguese Speaking Countries) Scholarship Programme

- Active member in the Global Partnerships Working Group within the framework of the Coimbra Group Association


International Relations Unit
Colégio de São Jerónimo,
Largo D. Dinis,
3000-143 Coimbra, Portugal

Phone: +351 239 857 006