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Above, you can see the Reitoria da Universidade do Porto, basically the center of operations of the University of Porto. Here is where normally the path starts for most of International Students as it serves as the liaison between the actual faculty and the university.
The university itself is divided into three regions of the city, not having one big campus but three different ones. In my opinion this is part of what makes studying in Porto more interesting. You can study in your own faculty - be it of economics, law, engineering, medicine, etc. - hop over to the faculty of arts for a night of poetry, go to the gym the next day to the faculty of sports and top it off with an art exhibition at the faculty of fine arts.
The city is interesting and modern while not losing much of that old school cool that is typical to some parts of most European cities. Porto has the upper-hand because it has old school cool all over. Worthy of mention is also the fact that Porto has been mentioned consecutively in multiple "best destination" list and has won numerous awards. While being tourist/international student-friendly, it maintains most of it authenticity!
One of the cons of Porto when it concerns international students is the fact that most courses are still taught in Portuguese. Portuguese isn't a particularly easy language to learn, either. Fortunately, most teachers are nice enough to give some alternate bibliography in English and allow for Erasmus students to answer to the exams or whatever testing you're going through in English. Each case has to be proposed and analysed individually though, so be weary of it!
If you're interested in studying in Porto and have any doubt feel free to comment so I can help you to the best of my abilities!