University of Beira Interior  is an exchange destination in Covilhã, Portugal. This destination is specifically for bachelor and master Biochemistry students of the Faculty of Science.

Student experiences

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Academic calendar
Language requirements

Portuguese and English

Level B1 and B2 for attendance of courses in English

Areas of study open to exchange students

This partnership is based on a bilateral agreement between Science UU and the University of Beira Interior in the departement of Biochemistry. 

Courses at Master’s level
Courses taught in English


Housing assistance
Estimated living costs per month

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Credits and grading
Number of places available

2 places per year. Selection was not necessary in the past few years.


Any questions?

The International Exchange Officer at the Faculty of Science is Liesbeth Achterberg.

Our open office hours are cancelled until further notice. However, you can e-mail us, via, or call via Microsoft Teams. You will then have to use the personal e-mail address

More information

More information about studying abroad: in Dutch and in English.