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Universidade do Minho

Memorandum of Understanding

Memorandum of Understanding Between The Ohio State University, College of Arts and Sciences, Columbus, Ohio, U.S.A. and Universidade do Minho, Braga, Portugal


Ohio State contact information

  • The Ohio State University, College of Arts and Sciences


International university contact information

  • Universidade do Minho


Location of international university

  • Braga, Portugal



  • In accordance with a mutual desire to promote further cooperation in higher education between the United States of America and Portugal, the Universidade do Minho, on behalf of its Institute of Letters and Human Sciences, Braga, Portugal, and The Ohio State University on behalf of its College of Arts and Sciences, Columbus, Ohio, USA enter into this formal agreement for the purpose of educational and cultural exchanges.
  • The two institutions have found it mutually beneficial to continue and further develop the following cooperative activities:
  1. Exchange of theses, teaching materials, and other scientific and technological literature;
  2. Research collaboration;
  3. Undergraduate Study Abroad Program
  4. Exchange of faculty, scholars, and students for lecturing, advanced studies and research and;
  5. Conduct of joint workshops, symposia, etc. on topics of mutual interest;


Duration of the agreement

  • This agreement will be in force for a period of five (5) years from the latest date appearing below. It may be renewed for additional period of five years if both institutions, acting independently, agree in writing to renew it at least six (6) months before it expires.


Note: Please see entire agreement for details