- 10,000 Students
- Public Institution Type
Established in 1988, Universidade Aberta (UAb) is the single public distance education university in Portugal.
In this context, UAb offers higher education anywhere in the world (Undergraduate, Master and Doctorate degrees) and Lifelong Learning study programs. Since 2008 that all programs are taught in elearning mode, the year that UAb became an European institution of reference in the area of advanced elearning and online learning through the recognition of its exclusive Virtual Pedagogical Model.