IAU Member

Cabo Verde

top General Information


Street:Praça Antonio Loreno
CP 379C



Tel.:+238 3340 200

Fax:+238 261 26 60


Other Sites

Also Edifício do Antigo Liceu Gil Eanes, CP 299 - Mindelo, S. Vicente - Cabo Verde.

Institution Funding



Founded 2006. Incorporated the Instituto Superior de Educação (ISE), the Instituto Superior de Engenharia e Ciências do Mar (ISECMAR) and the Instituto Nacional de Administração e Gestão (INAG) 2008.

Academic Year

September to June (September-December; January-March; April-June)

Admission Requirements

High school diploma and entrance examination



Accrediting Agency

Ministry of Higher Education, Science and Innovation

Student Body


top Officers

Head : Judite Nascimento

Job title:Rector

Senior Administrative Officer : Mário José Carvalho de Lima

Job title:Administrador

International Relations Officer : Antonio Filipe Lobo de Pina

Job title:Vice-Dean for area of International Relations and Cooperation

top Divisions

Department/Division : Engineering and Marine Sciences

Fields of study:Automation and Control Engineering, Biological and Life Sciences, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Fishery, Heating and Refrigeration, Industrial Engineering, Information Technology, Instrument Making, Laboratory Techniques, Leather Techniques, Maintenance Technology, Marine Engineering, Marine Science and Oceanography, Marine Transport, Maritime Law, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Measurement and Precision Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Physical Engineering, Physics, Statistics, Telecommunications Engineering, Transport Management

Department/Division : Science and Technology

Fields of study:Biological and Life Sciences, Biomedical Engineering, Biomedicine, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Demography and Population, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Food Science, Gerontology, Industrial Engineering, Laboratory Techniques, Mathematics, Medical Auxiliaries, Medical Technology, Orthopaedics, Physical Engineering, Physics, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Public Health, Statistics, Teacher Training, Treatment Techniques

Department/Division : Social Sciences and Humanities

Fields of study:African Studies, Anthropology, Art History, Communication Studies, Comparative Literature, Cultural Studies, Education, Educational Sciences, English, European Studies, French, History, Linguistics, Literature, Modern Languages, Music, Philosophy, Portuguese, Psychology, Social Sciences, Teacher Training, Translation and Interpretation, Writing

More details:DCSH

School : Agricultural and Environmental Sciences

Fields of study:Agricultural Equipment, Agricultural Management, Animal Husbandry, Computer Science, Environmental Studies, Food Science, Forestry, Mathematics, Regional Planning, Rural Planning, Social Work, Statistics, Tropical Agriculture, Water Science

More details:ECAA

School : Business and Government

Fields of study:Accountancy, Administration, Business and Commerce, Economics, Finance, Human Resources, Human Rights, Labour Law, Management, Marketing, Mass Communication, Private Law, Public Law, Real Estate, Secretarial Studies, Social Work, Statistics, Teacher Training, Tourism

top Degrees


Fields of study:Bioengineering, Biological and Life Sciences, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Communication Arts, Computer Engineering, Earth Sciences, Geography, Information Management, Mathematics, Multimedia, Nursing, Regional Planning, Statistics


Fields of study:Agronomy, Business and Commerce, Computer Engineering, Education, Energy Engineering, Finance, Heritage Preservation, Law, Marine Engineering, Mathematics, Natural Resources, Public Administration, Public Health, Social Sciences, Surveying and Mapping, Tourism, Welfare and Protective Services


Fields of study:Social Sciences


Also Professional Degrees (14-18 months)

top Academic Periodicals


Scientific Journal of Cape Verdean Studies

Main Press

Edicões Uni-CV (Uni-CV Press)

Updated on 21-12-2016