All students are strongly encouraged to spend one year studying in a Portuguese speaking country’s university.

A period of study in a Portuguese-speaking university greatly enhances the student’s academic and linguistic skills and can make a significant contribution to their future.

Students generally undertake a study abroad programme during their third year of Bachelor studies.

The Department of Portuguese has exchange agreements with a number of Portuguese and Brazilian universities. Students may study in these programs and have their results accredited to their major in Portuguese Studies at the University of Macau.

The Department of Portuguese has agreements with several Portuguese universities, including the University of LisbonUniversity of CoimbraUniversity of Minho, the University of Aveiro and the University of Evora. The department also has agreement with a Brazilian university, the University of Sao Paulo.