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19976
Students enrolled in this school.
2
Bachelor's programs offered entirely in English.
20
Master's programs offered entirely in English.

Why should I study here?

University NOVA de Lisboa was founded on the 11th of August 1973, and is the youngest of Lisbon’s three state Universities. During its first years, the University cantered its offerings mainly on graduate and specialist programs, but since the end of 1977 NOVA has been steadily expanding its offerings.

What are the admissions criteria?

Along with the online application, students need to submit a CV, transcripts, and a motivation letter.   There is also an optional online math test and Skype interview. All applicants must also submit a copy of their passport and applicants from non-anglophone countries or high schools must show proof of English proficiency. 

What is student life like?

SASNOVA has three canteens and two cafeterias spread over all campuses. The Social Services of Universidade NOVA de Lisboa (SASNOVA) have three canteens, with respective snack bars and cafeterias, located at the university campuses. At NOVA students have the opportunity of practicing competitive sports and participate in university competitions of sports such as surf, korfball, tennis, padel, target archery, basketball, and athletics. Students’ associations represent the students of each school of NOVA University and are an essential part of university life, actively promoting activities that vary from pedagogic and cultural events to sports practice, and the provision of services to students.

Scholarships & Funding

Housing options.

There are over 70 student residences in Lisbon. Housing in town, either a shared apartment or student residence, can be found for around 350 euros a month.

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