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Portuguese as foreign language
The Portuguese as a Foreign Language (PFL) Summer Course is divided in different proficiency levels in Portuguese equivalent to 5 ECTS accordingly to the European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System. All students will receive 57 hours of tuition focusing on Portuguese language and additional modules (20 hours in total) on Portuguese Film, Music,... (read more)
Portuguese as foreign language course (PLE) 2018/2019 Portuguese as  Foreign Language  Course (PT version)   Study PEriod 1st semester: From 19th september to 21st december 2018. 2nd semester: From 06th february to 25th june 2019.   Who can attend – Mobility students at the University of the Algarve; – Mobility... (read more)
Next week, from November 13th to 16th, Faculty of Human Social Sciences (FCHS) offers a Course of Sanskrit, taught by Margarida...
Next week, from November 13th to 16th, Faculty of Human Social Sciences (FCHS) offers a Course of Sanskrit, taught by Margarida Assis. The mutual influences and relations between the East and Western Antiquity are increasingly object of analysis and discussion, opening up new perspectives in the Studies of both areas. Above all, the linguistic comparison is very... (read more)
Professor Célio Conceição participates as speaker at an International Symposium in Leuven, Belgium
The Professor Manuel Célio Conceição, representing the University of Algarve, is one of the speakers at the International Symposium: Internationalisation of Universities and the National Language, held today, May 4th, 2018, at the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (KU Leuven), Belgium. The Director of the FCHS, participates in the second panel, under the theme English as... (read more)
Call for papers and workshops: 25 May 2018
The Faculty of Human and Social Sciences will organize the 9th Conference ESREA Research Network on Education and Learning of Older Adults (ELOA), under the theme Older adults' well-being: The contributions of education and learning. All abstracts should be submitted by email to António Almeida (aalmeida@ualg.pt) and Sandra Valadas (svaladas@ualg.pt), by 25 May 2018.... (read more)
UAlg in the World Univeristy Ranking
UAlg in the World Univeristy Ranking The University of Algarve (UAlg) was the sixth highest-ranking Portuguese university included on the list of the publication Times Higher Education (THE). That list included around 1000 universities from 77 countries and is based in some factors like teaching, research, international projection and transfering of knowledge... (read more)
The applications to the Erasmus+ mobility programme are open until 31st of May.
The applications to the Erasmus+ mobility programme are open until 31st of May. Before applying for admission as an Erasmus student, please ensure that your university has an Erasmus bilateral agreement with the University of Algarve (P FARO 01) for your area of studies. Please ensure that you have been nominated by your home institution to participate in the... (read more)