Category: News

International Fair 2017

The Incoming students had the opportunity to make some new friends and talk about their countries, and show the portuguese students some of their traditions and also improve their Portuguese speak skills. The Incoming students had the opportunity to make some new friends and talk about their countries, and show Portuguese guys some of their traditions and also improved their… Read more →

ComAp and 2 international students took part in the Human Logo activity of P.Porto

On the 25th of February, Politécnico do Porto celebrated 32 years of existence. On Friday 24th, students from the different faculties of the institute gathered in the gardens of ESE – Escola Superior de Educação and took part in the human logo activity. Two representatives from ComAp (Committee for International Students), Rita Macedo and Vanessa Matos, participated in this activity,… Read more →

COMAP Orientation Week SS 2014/2015 REVIEW

Between 16th to 23th of February, the International Students of ISCAP experienced activities in Porto organized by COMAP, more than just have fun and explore the city, we all have created bonds of friendship.   We can just write here everything we did, but we prefer show you some of our greatest moments and the smiling faces we saw.   Read more →


COMAP has a new team and a new face. This team is bigger, full of dedication and expectations for good and great times for this project. André Ribeiro is the new leader that will manage this team in this journey.  This new face is lighter, appealing and user friendly. The purpose is capture the attention for the best we have… Read more →

O novo programa Erasmus+ (Portuguese only)

Foi aprovado esta segunda-feira, no Parlamento Europeu, o novo programa da União Europeia (UE) para a educação, formação, juventude e desporto. O Erasmus+, um programa de estudos no estrangeiro com arranque previsto para janeiro de 2014, tem um orçamento de 14,7 mil milhões de euros – o que representa um aumento de 40% em relação aos últimos sete anos – e prevê… Read more →

COMAP + WOW@IPP Orientation Weeks

Are you studying in Porto? Erasmus in Porto or other international exchange program? Do you want to mix with other erasmus students, while having fun and knowing interesting facts about our city? Get your International Kit now and join us on this amazing weeks! Contact us:       Your erasmus in Porto is about to get started! Read more →

Portugal – EU’s fastest growing economy

The Portuguese economy has outperformed every single economy in the European Union by registering growth of 1.1 percent in its Gross Domestic Product during the second quarter of 2013, putting an end to a recession which started at the end of 2010. Portugal is, at least currently, the best example of how to achieve economic growth in a global crisis… Read more →

Porto Best of Wine Tourism Awards 2013 Ceremony

More than 140 guests and 40 international journalists, including the Vice-Mayor of the Porto City Council and Councillor for Tourism, Innovation and Leisure, Vladimiro Feliz, attended the Porto Best of Wine Tourism Awards 2013 Ceremony. (picture above Vladimiro Feliz) The gala dinner took place on 7 February at Casa da Música, included in the programme of the 10th edition of… Read more →

Studying Abroad

The number of students that are studying abroad all over the world has been increasing dramatically. According to the OECD, the number of international students worldwide increased from 0.8 million to 3.7 million in the last 35 years. Furthermore, Unesco’s Institute for Statistics concluded that this number is growing by about 12% each year. Source [ratings] Read more →

Erasmus Generation

This is an article that came out on Porto’s news network “Jornal de Notícias”: Erasmus Generation To start the presentation just clicking “Começar” and then choose one of the 3 columns, “First Impressions”, “International Porto” and “Erasmus house” (the people in this video are Erasmus from ISCAP) 😀 [ratings] Read more →