International Particle Physics Outreach Group
Participating Institutes
Cabo Verde

University of Cabo Verde


Universidade de Cabo Verde
Address Campus do Palmarejo Grande, C.P. 379-C
7943-010 Praia, Santiago, Cabo Verde
Phone +2383340200
e-Mail Sónia Semedo
Research & Teaching

The University of Cabo Verde is the largest university in Cabo Verde with more than 50% of the students enrolled in higher education. It’s amongst the 100 best African universities, and the 5th best university from the African Portuguese speaking countries.
Uni-CV offers several study programs at different levels: 4 doctoral programs, over 22 Masters’ programmes, 43 Bachelor programmes and 9 technical-vocational courses in various areas of training.
Uni-CV has roughly 5000 students enrolled in graduate and postgraduate programs distributed in 5 faculties and schools: Faculty of Social Sciences, Humanities and Arts, Faculty of Science and Technology, Faculty of Education and Sports, School of Business and Governance, School of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences. It is involved in several national and international research projects, including student and staff mobility programmes such as Erasmus+ International Credit Mobility and over 200 international agreements in 52 countries.
Uni-CV also hosts several research centres, chairs and research groups that help sustain and consolidate its higher education offer, training and research.
On July 23, 2021, the University of Cabo Verde inaugurated a new campus financed by the Chinese Government. Estimated in about 50 million euros, new campus is the biggest infrastructure in Cabo Verde with a total area of 11 hectares.

Casa da Música UNICV
House of Science at Uni-CV
Camões-Institute of Cooperation and Portugue Language at Uni-CV
Institute of French Language
Institute of English Language Dana Mohler Faria
Institute Confucio

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