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I studied in Aveiro University and can tell you that is the best! Great infrastructure, great... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2018
Madrid, Spain
UA It deserves a visit

Its near marine water, the Buildings have a very good design. Very good arquitectcs Like Álvaro... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
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Aveiro, Portugal
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Reviewed 19 October 2018

I studied in Aveiro University and can tell you that is the best! Great infrastructure, great teachers, a lot of people from different countries who studied hard to get in! Worth a visit!

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Luciane_Manteiga
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Its near marine water, the Buildings have a very good design. Very good arquitectcs Like Álvaro Siza Viera make de Buildings a must visit place. You can sea wild life like wild Ducks and a lot of another birds. And of course the students are...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Pedro Damiao R
Reviewed 24 January 2018

Aveiro University is situated 1 km away from the center city, close to the Aveiro public hospital. It is one of the most important universities in portugal and very well known abroad. The UA receives each year lots of foreign students, specially from Easmus protocol....More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 19 January 2018

Big, comfortable and nice looking campus. Students look happy to study there. Good studies programmes.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Ilona C
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

The university is very beautiful and very big. It, a beautiful place to study. Looks like very organised and with good references.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank andreiaestevesrj
Cristina G, Manager at Universidade de Aveiro, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Thank you for your review!

Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

The University of Aveiro has clearly conceived an architectural plan of sorts that has resulted in an interesting campus. Some of the buildings are well worth viewing and visiting, boasting the work of some big names architects. Others, not so much (like the peculiar "water...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank luissI6502EP
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Great to see a modern architecture campus in keeping with the scale of the city. Its on the western side of the city with salt pans nearby. We went in hte holidays so it was deserted but I bet its a lively place when the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank BrightonShredhead
Reviewed 25 July 2017

The best university in Portugal! Also the best university campus - it's very beautiful to visit! The Campus has all the departments of the University. It is located near the ria (sea and river), having extraordinary views, especially in the sunset.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank galmeida_1
Reviewed 4 June 2017

An impressive and large complex with buildings for the students and so on. We saw a large complex where students can live and also the inside We were impressed by the way this has been built and organised. Really great. If I was young again...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank lizentheom
Reviewed 17 May 2017

University of Aveiro is a great University, very highly ranked, with great professors, huge range of different areas. High level of research they are coducting

Date of experience: June 2016
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