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University of Porto - Interweek 2018

International Staff Training Weeks

At the University of Porto


The University of Porto is pleased to announce its INTERNATIONAL WEEK 2018, which will have 4 editions:


14th to 18th May English language (Deadline: 16th March)  

23rd to 27th July English language (Deadline: 25th May)

17th to 21st September Portuguese language (Deadline: 15th July)

12th to 16th November English language (Deadline: 14th September)


Our Staff Training Week is open to administrative staff from International Cooperation. With an intensive programme focused in the expansion of cooperation (through new tools and financial possibilities), this capacity building will offer an enriching international and intercultural learning experience and the opportunity to discuss interesting and important topics. The activities will comprise a range of issues through interactive group sessions including workshops and short certificated training courses, among others. With this initiative, we wish to open the University of Porto to our partners and other foreign universities in order to strengthen international cooperation by encouraging the exchange of best practices and experiences.


In order to make more comfortable the organization of the participants´ travel to Porto, we centralize in our office the reservations of meals assuring special rates for our guests (through specific protocols with restaurants in the city).


Therefore, there will be a fee of 250,00€/participant, which will include both work and social programme:


  • Information Kit
  • Visit to the University Facilities
  • Travel card for local public transportation in Porto
  • Networking and Cultural activities
  • Workshops
  • Lunches
  • Coffee-breaks
  • 1 Multicultural Dinner
  • Certificate of attendance


Accommodation not provided.


Since the number of participants will be limited for each edition, we recommend the interested candidates to fill in the online application form. You can check all information and Work Plan in the iMotion site


The selection results will be sent to each participant shortly after the application deadline. Please be aware that we can allow a maximum 2 (two) representatives from each institution.


Please feel free to contact the International Office through the e-mail international(at)reit.up.pt if any doubt arises.


Looking forward to welcoming you in Porto!