The educational project of the Universidade Lusófona de Humanidades e Tecnologias is the largest and most important education and training initiative that emerged from within the civil society in contemporary Portugal.
Nowadays, this project goes beyond the frontiers of our country and finds echo in similar educational initiatives in Brazil, Cape Verde, Guinea-Bissau and Mozambique, being the Universidade Lusófona de Humanidades e Tecnologias the institution that leads the wider educational project of "Grupo Lusófona".
Currently, more than 25,000 students attend the 22 education institutions that comprise the "Grupo Lusófona" in the various Portuguese-speaking countries.
The educational project of the Universidade Lusófona is not limited to its objectives of contributing to a quality higher education in all Portuguese-speaking countries. This project is that and more, it symbolizes a desire to contribute to the development of all these Countries and Peoples through education and scientific research and through that process create a fairer and more developed society. The educational project of the Universidade Lusófona is larger than the small and often ridiculous questions affecting the reality of higher education in Portugal. The educational project of the Universidade Lusófona has clear missions and objectives and proven achievements. In the future as in the past, we will continue to give our contribution so that Portugal and all the Portuguese-speaking countries go beyond the difficulties that so often block them and reach the cultural, scientific and economic wealth that all wish for and certainly deserve.