UNIVERSITY OF BEIRA INTERIOR (UBI) PROMOTES HIGH-QUALITY EDUCATION, RESARCH AND INNOVATION IN MEDICAL, BIOMEDICAL AND PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES.
UBI is a young university that promotes high-level
education and research in five faculties. In
articulation with regional teaching hospitals, UBI
offers innovative undergraduate and postgraduate
education in the fields of Medicine, Biomedical
and Pharmaceutical Sciences. The Faculty of
Health Sciences follows an innovative educational
approach that includes an integrated education
system, centered on the student, with an
emphasis on objective-based and problem-based
Health research is carried out at the Health
Sciences Research Centre (CICS-UBI) and is
mainly focused on the role of hormones and
inflammation in health and disease, and in Biotechnology
applications in health care.
A newly built incubator (UBIMedical) provides
a space of excellence that articulates the link
between the University and the business world.
Created to speed up the transfer of knowledge in
the pursuit of new technologies, it allows companies
to develop research and laboratory tests
required for effective marketing of new products,
generating added value for the economy.