Universidade de Macau

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world rank  754

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University Overview

Established in 1981, Universidade de Macau (University of Macau) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Macau (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Macao. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Gabinete do Secretário para os Assuntos Sociais e Cultura, Macau (Office of the Secretary for Social Affairs and Culture, Macao), Universidade de Macau (UM) is a large (EduListing enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidade de Macau (UM) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the EduListing degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 39 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name 澳門大學
Name University of Macau
Acronym UM
Founded 1981
Motto Humanity, integrity, propriety, wisdom and sincerity
Colours Blue, red and gold

University Location

Address Avenida da Universidade, Taipa
Macau (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
999078 Macao
T +853 8822 8833
F +853 8822 8822

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
Not reported
10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)
Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Registry, Room G002, Administration Building N6, University of Macau, Avenida da Universidade, Taipa, Macau, China
Macau 999078
+853 8822 4007

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 600-699
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Universidade de Macau's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Gabinete do Secretário para os Assuntos Sociais e Cultura, Macau

Year of first Accreditation


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business AACSB International
  • CPA Australia
  • Association of International Accountants AIA
  • Association of Chartered Certified Accountants ACCA
  • Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants HKICPA
  • Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants HKICPA
  • Seoul Accord
  • Washington Accord
  • The Hong Kong Institution of Engineers HKIE

Memberships and Affiliations

  • International Association of Universities (IAU)
  • International Association of University Presidents (IAUP)
  • Conselho de Reitores das Universidades Portuguesas (CRUP)
  • Associação das Universidades de Língua Portuguesa (AULP)
  • International Association for the Exchange of Students for Technical Experience (IAESTE)
  • Eurasia-Pacific Uninet
  • CES (Council for European Studies)
  • Asia-Pacific Higher Education Research Network (APHERN)
  • University Mobility in Asia and the Pacific (UMAP)
  • US University Mobility in Asia and the Pacific (US UMAP)

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Monday, 18 May 2020