For more information about the different services that U.Porto offers to the community, see the list below:
The FBAUP has three auditoriums (including the Aula Magna, with capacity for 237 people) that can be rented, subject to availability. All auditoriums are equipped with sound and image equipment prepared to meet the needs and specificities of your event.
FEP has various equipment and infrastructures (auditoriums, halls and the Main Hall, with capacity for 434 people) for the organisation of academic, scientific, business and cultural events, providing support in the production and organisation (logistics and multimedia) of these events and in the choice of the appropriate space.
FEUP has excellent indoor and outdoor spaces for holding events (congresses, conferences, colloquiums, summits, product presentations, training sessions, meetings and workshops). The faculty also guarantees all the accompaniment in the preparation and realization of the event, from the renting of the spaces to the choice of menus and audiovisual materials, as well as technical support, decoration, animation or any other requirement.
The FMUP has spaces that can be used for various events on a rental basis. These include the Auditorium (with capacity for 303 seats), the Atrium and the Corridor of the new Medical Research Centre building (CIM).
The University of Porto provides the community - internal and external - with a wide range of sports facilities for the practice of different sports, as well as for events. The management of these facilities (including the Luís Falcão Pavilion and the renovated University of Porto Stadium) is ensured by the Sports Centre of the University of Porto (CDUP-UP).
Análises clínicas, químicas e outras
Integrated in the Department of Biology of the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Porto (FCUP), LEDEM has been dedicated for over 30 years to the expert examination of documents and handwriting. It also provides training for experts specialised in this area.
Integrated in the Microscopy Department of the School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences (ICBAS), the EMS provides support to research, teaching and diagnosis activities developed in ICBAS and in the Hospital Centre of Porto (CHP), and is accessible to professionals from other institutions. The service has a transmission electron microscope equipped with a digital image camera.
Medical and psychological support
Medical and psychological support
This service of the Faculty of Nutrition and Food Sciences of the University of Porto (FCNAUP) is open to the academic community (students, former students, employees and direct relatives of students and employees of the institution) and operates by appointment. Consultations are provided by professionals of the institution.
The Faculty of Dental Medicine at the University of Porto (FMDUP) provides, every year, around 30,000 dental consultations to the community at reduced prices. Carried out by FMDUP students (under the supervision of lecturers from the institution), the consultations are open to anyone and available in various specialty areas. In addition to consultations, the faculty also provides specialised care in prosthetics, surgery, implantology, endodontics and orthodontics.
The Psychological Consultation Service (SCP) of the Faculty of Psychology and Education Sciences has as its mission the provision and dissemination of services to the community in the area of applied psychology, as well as applied research and post-graduate training. Its valences include the provision of psychological consultations to individuals of all age groups (Children and Adolescents, Youth and Adults, and the Elderly), as well as a Psychological Consultation Service in Addictive Behaviours, a Study and Care Office for Aggressors and Victims, a Psychological Assessment Unit for Drivers, among others.
Consultancy and studies
Consultancy and studies
Integrated since 2004 in the Faculty of Architecture of the University of Porto (FAUP), the CEAU promotes and supports artistic and scientific research and technological development activities in the disciplinary areas of architecture, construction, urban planning and related areas. Its action includes support to the provision of scientific services to the exterior, in cooperation with the FAUP's Study Centre (CEFA).
GEMAC is an Office integrated in the Centre of Mathematics of the U.Porto (CMUP) that provides consultancy and facilitates access to the most recent developments of research in the fields of Statistical data analysis and statistical modelling; Software for data analysis and processing; and Mathematical modelling. In parallel, it promotes short term advanced training actions.
The Faculty of Economics at the University of Porto (FEP) provides studies and specialised consultancy services in the fields of Economics, Finance and Management. This work is carried out by a highly qualified and experienced faculty, which may also involve teachers and researchers from other faculties and research institutes of the University.
Tel.: (+351) 225 571 100
The Faculty of Engineering of the U.Porto provides technical/scientific support to organisations in the various fields of engineering. As a result, the intervention of FEUP professionals has contributed in a significant way to decision making, norm changes, dispute resolution, definition of the best methodologies and strategies, etc.
The Faculty of Arts of the University of Porto collaborates with external entities (companies, public bodies and other institutions) in the development of consultancy and scientific and technical advice in the fields of Communication and Information, Geography, History, Political and International Studies, Languages, Heritage and Sociology.
The Faculty of Arts of the U.Porto collaborates with external entities (companies, public entities and other institutions) in the realization of studies and specialised work in the fields of Communication and Information, Geography, History, Political and International Studies, Languages, Heritage and Sociology.
Ensured by the Psychological Consultation Service (SCP) of the Faculty of Psychology and Education Sciences of the U.Porto (FPCEUP), this service operates in the conception and implementation of interventions in a real work context, focusing on the development of models, techniques and tools for professional development.
The Work Psychology Consultancy Unit of the Psychological Consultation Service (SCP) of the Faculty of Psychology and Education Sciences of the U.Porto (FPCEUP) collaborates with organisations and other entities/institutions in the areas of: Training and Professional Development; Employment and Working Conditions; Diagnostics and Development. Among the partner companies are CUF, SONAE and UNICER.
The Faculty of Arts at the University of Porto offers to the whole community (internal and external, including public and private entities, companies and other organizations) a wide range of courses, training and educational services/activities in the fields of Communication and Information, Geography, History, Political and International Studies, Languages, Heritage and Sociology.
The Department for Continuing Education of the Faculty of Psychology and Education Sciences (FPCEUP) develops "tailor-made" training through the establishment of partnerships with entities that seek the faculty's specialized contributions in the scientific areas in which it operates.
R&D of products and services
The Faculty of Engineering of the U.Porto (FEUP) provides companies with a wide range of technical-scientific services. These include, among others, the research, development and improvement of processes, products and services, the development of software and prototypes, or the performance of chemical tests and analyses, as well as air quality measurement studies.
CiPS' mission is to integrate and leverage the resources of the Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto in the area of development of new products and services, namely human resources, laboratory resources and national and international partnership networks.
CEner-FEUP is a competence centre of the Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, which develops knowledge production activities, technological surveillance, co-promotion of projects and dissemination of results, provision of advanced technological services, promotion of technology-based companies and qualified support to post-graduate and specialized training in the fields of Energy and Sustainability.
The CECF works with the environment, in particular with the municipalities of the Metropolitan Area of Porto and the Northern and Central Regions, public services, private sector companies and other institutions, in the development of research, development and innovation projects in areas as diverse as communication technologies, services and models and intervention instruments at urban and metropolitan scales for planning, simulation, construction, operation and management of environmentally sustainable cities. The Centre collaborates regularly with some of the best research centres in the world, namely the universities of Carnegie Mellon, Berkeley, UT Austin, Cambridge, Imperial College, MIT, among others.
The Faculty of Arts of the U.Porto collaborates with external entities (companies, public entities and other institutions) in the development of projects and research activities in the fields of Communication and Information, Geography, History, Political and International Studies, Languages, Heritage and Sociology.
This unit of the Materials Centre of the U.Porto (CEMUP) allows the research units of the U.Porto, but also companies and other entities of the National Scientific and Technological System, to access advanced manufacturing and characterization facilities for the prototyping of micro/nano devices.
The U.Porto has a wide range of museological spaces and valuable collections. Scattered throughout the campus, they serve as a link between various teaching and research communities, but are also cultural drivers in the city and region.
Learn more about our Museums and Museum Centres.
Located at the School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences (ICBAS) in Vairão (Vila do Conde), CRAV provides animal reproduction services to the community, in particular to the equine industry.
The Faculty of Arts of the University of Porto provides the community (internal and external, including companies, public entities and other institutions) with specialised services in translation, back-translation, interpretation and revision of texts, under the scope of the Unit of Support for the Provision of Services (UNAPS).
In response to the needs of the archives, libraries and museums of the University of Porto, the Workshop - based in the Rectory building - is dedicated to the preservation and recovery of documentary and artistic heritage on paper and parchment.
The U.Porto provides the entire community with the opportunity to practice sports in various fitness-related modalities (water sports, bodybuilding, yoga, among others). Managed by the U.Porto Sports Centre, the UPFit sessions take place in the different sports facilities of the University and are accessible to the academic community and external people of all ages.
Based at the Faculty of Sport of the U.Porto (FADEUP), LABIOMEP develops training, research, development and innovation (R&D+i) activities. Considered as one of the best biomechanics laboratories in Europe, it is equipped with the latest technology and means of evaluation in that area of knowledge.