If you are looking for a great educational opportunity with quality guaranteed, then come to UMinho (UM), one of the most prestigious higher education institutions in Portugal and be inspired!

Available Terms

  • Spring Semester
  • Fall Semester

Course Offerings

The University of Minho represents high-quality education and learning, not only in a Portuguese context, but also on a European and global scale. Check out the Undergraduate courses offered at UMinho.


UMinho has four university residence halls. These offer all the necessary conditions for academic success and the well being of students, including dining rooms, laundry, study rooms, and Wi-Fi.

Study Abroad Fee

NOTE: This is a Reciprocal Exchange Program. This means that for semester programs, housing and meal plans will be paid to the host institution but tuition, fees and other expenses will be paid to UMass Lowell (UML).

The Campus

The University of Minho is located in the Braga district, near the northern coastline of Portugal. There are three campi in two main cities of the district: Braga and Guimar√£es. Both cities combine tradition and history with a modern and cosmopolitan vibe.

Exploring Minho

Braga also offers unique cultural and leisure opportunities in the country, with its nightlife, cinemas, theaters, exhibitions, museums, and art galleries. It is a city full of culture and traditions, where history and religion coexist side by side with the technology industry and academic life.


How to Apply

If this program interests you and you wish to apply, visit the Study Abroad Portal for more information and to apply for eligibility and approval to participate.