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138 reviews
4.24 / 5 based on 138 reviews
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Riccardo
Libera UniversitÓ Maria ss. Assunta Roma, Rome, Italy
Public Relations / Publicity / Advertising, Graduate, Erasmus
Universidade de Coimbra
3.0/5
Academic
Course recommendations
Choose lessons starting in afternoon...the morning in necessary to sleep!!!
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My academic experiences
Quality of courses
Variety of courses
Access to resources
Interaction with teachers
Interaction with international students
Interaction with local students
Personal comments
No.
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My opinion of the university assessment
Exams at end of course
Exams throughout the course
Essays and/or projects at the end of course
Essays and/or projects throughout the course
Overall
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David
Universitat de les Illes Balears, Palma de Mallorca, Spain
History of Art, Graduate, Erasmus
Universidade de Coimbra
4.0/5
Overall
I wish I had known...
Cooking?
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In my opinion:
Everybody loved it, you will too!
Important factors in my choice
(1) Unimportant – (4) Very important
Academic reasons
4
Culture
3
Costs
2
Activities
3
Campus life
3
Party / people
3
Weather / location
2
Personal recommendation
Try to choose the subjects you like best because the teachers will help you at thier max. Try too to meet all erasmus form diferent places.
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During my experience abroad, I ...
(1) Never – (4) A lot
Became familiar with another culture
4
Traveled
4
Improved language skills
4
Met people from other countries
4
Became more independent
2
Partied a lot
2
Experienced a change in life
3
Advanced my studies & career
4
Final comments
Have real fun at Coimbra! Learned very well the language, speaked fluently, meet over 5 hundred othe erasmus and a very good opportunity to travel in Portugal/Spain
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Antonio
UniversitÓ Cattolica Sacro Cuore, Milan, Italy
International Relations, Undergraduate, Erasmus
Universidade de Coimbra
4.5/5
Expenses
Main source of funding:
An ERASMUS grant
Other sources of funding:
An ERASMUS grant
Work opportunities:
I didn't want/need to work
Personal spending habits
portugal is cheaper then italy but i was travelling a lot when i was there because i wanted to take all the possible advantages from the erasmus experience.
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Travel:
was more expensive than at home.
Overall, Telephone, Nightlife:
was the same price as at home.
Housing, Food:
was less expensive than at home.
Accessibility of student needs
Second-hand text books
Second-hand household items
Computers / Internet
Administrative
Money from home
Personal comments
no
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Ronald
Rijksuniversiteit Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands
History, Undergraduate, Erasmus
Universidade de Coimbra
3.0/5
Languages
Language of instruction: Portuguese
Was learning Portuguese a key decision factor?
Yes, I wanted to improve my Portuguese
How much did you improve your Portuguese?
My level before: Everyday knowledge (shopping, directions, etc.)
My level after: At ease in most situations
Language difficulties
Social
Educational
Administrative / Institutional
Overall
Personal comments
Portuguese is a difficult language. To a lot of people it sounds like russian. But learning another language is worth a lot.
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Devashish
Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India
Language, Graduate, University Agreement
Universidade de Coimbra
5.0/5
Housing
Type of housing: With a family
Arranged by: Independently - My choice
If returning, I would choose: With a family
Why?
To get the family atmosphere ,to avoid homesickness and also to understand the native people of the country to make a better relation.
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Personal assessment
Cost
Facilities
Location
Cleanliness
Space
Personal comments
It was a wonderful experience staying with a family that too very co-operative.People were very nice ,very helpful ,it was a lifetime experience ,I still remember those days I spent with them.And also Coimbra is a city of students ,so I felt the difference at this university.
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Robert
University of Sheffield, Sheffield, United Kingdom
Translation/Interpretation, Undergraduate, Erasmus
Universidade de Coimbra
5.0/5
Student life
Describe host city:
Student life dominates the city
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Travel: Takes place mostly within the university/student environment
Activities, Nightlife: Takes place mostly outside the university/student environment
Personal social experience
Activities
Nightlife
Travel
Overall
Personal comments
EVERYWHERE IN COIMBRA is party all night long. Bar do Beco is just great! YOU ARE GOING TO LOVE THAT!! All that music and the LATADA and all da festivals...it wuz just amazing
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