Over the last 50 years, the Portuguese Catholic University has developed a teaching and research strategy marked by international demand and ballast, inspired by the matrix tradition of Catholic universities. The strength of a university is noted in the quality of its alumni. Those who graduated from UCP include a Nobel Prize winner, prominent business and political leaders, leading scientists, church leadership members, artists and social entrepreneurs. Its global impact represents the quality of education provided at UCP, and the inspiration of its alma mater in the development of creative and innovative value-based professional solutions.
Celebrating its 50th anniversary, UCP draws its future. We will continue to innovate in education, produce cutting-edge science and invest in people and the renewal of our infrastructure. In this way, we will seek to leverage the creative abilities of our students, inspiring them to always do better with ambition and aiming for the common good.
The education that the future needs is not limited to technical solidity, but will be a global training project leveraged by the desire to use science not as an end in itself, but as an instrument to improve and dignify human life, the planet and a world. rich because of its diversity. Be part of an ethically sound and internationally relevant training project.
Educating to create value with values is in Catholic!