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Everything about Student Accommodation Lisbon

Lisbon, Portugal's capital and largest city, is one of the most attractive and energetic cities in all of Europe. The second-oldest European capital, it is one of the oldest cities on the entire planet. People from all walks of life are drawn to the city because of its hospitable and tolerant atmosphere. Three public universities and a university institute are located there, and because of the large number of students they draw each year, it might be difficult to find good student housing in Lisbon.

Student accommodation Lisbon

If you're looking for a private student room in Lisbon, you should check out websites for student housing. These websites allow you to evaluate the many possibilities available and make an informed choice on the best student housing. They can select from a range of accommodation types, including shared and en-suite rooms, student flats, student apartments, and student studios, depending on their budget and other preferences. Every one of these lodgings is completely furnished and has a range of services, including a fully-stocked kitchen, gaming room, study area, card-operated laundry, gym, common room, and more. To ensure compliance with our high standards of quality, the University Living team and their channel partners pre-verify each of these properties. These properties feature the newest security measures and rent that includes all utilities.

What makes Lisbon different?

Lisbon has a great culture, a long and varied history, and a wide range of activities. The National Museum of Ancient Art, one of the largest art collections in the world, is located there. The efficient public transportation network, which includes buses, trains, trams, and ferries, makes it simple to explore the city. A Lisboa card is the only way to access any of these. Lisbon experiences warm to hot, dry summers and mild, rainy winters thanks to the influence of the Mediterranean. It is one of the most affordable capitals in Europe and provides outstanding value for transportation, food, and beverages. Go to the Mercado da Ribeira, a sizable indoor farmer's market where you may stock up on food. The city has a laid-back vibe that attracts both domestic and international students looking for study-abroad opportunities.

Famous universities of Lisbon

Being one of the oldest cities in Europe, Lisbon is rich in art, culture, history, and universities. It is gaining popularity among students as a study-abroad destination. In all, there are 31 universities in Lisbon that offer more than 600 courses in different domains. The best areas to specialize in Lisbon include subjects like medicine, law, political science, economics, architecture, business management, mathematics, and many more.

Some of the top universities of Lisbon are:

Student Travel in Lisbon


Lisbon Metro comprises four lines, identified by individual colors (blue, yellow, green, and red), and 56 stations with a total length of 44.2 km. You can buy a metro card that can be topped up as per your needs.


Taxis in Lisbon are commute-friendly options among the citizens of the city. It is a relatively cheap and easy-to-access option to go around the city at any time. However, fares for late-night trips are pretty high.


Traveling by bus is a handy option for people in Lisbon, so peak hours may be overcrowded. For payment terms and conditions, you can use your metro card to pay for your bus journey; however, inside the bus, you can only pay with cash.


Lisbon is one of the best places for cycling. Since 2010, the government of Lisbon has invested a good chunk in building cycle paths in the city. This safe infrastructure makes it one of the safest bicycle cities in the world. This offers you a safe and easy way to explore the city while being your own boss. There are plenty of options to hire a bicycle, so there is no need to make any investment.

Education in Lisbon

The state regulates education in Portuguese through the Ministry of Education. It is made compulsory to get an education until the age of 18, and getting a higher education is mandatory to develop the required skills.

International Schools: There are a large number of international schools in the Greater Lisbon area, especially on the Portuguese Riviera, a region that is popular with ex-pats and foreign nationals. Among them are the Carlucci American International School of Lisbon, the only American school in Portugal, Saint Julian's School (British), Saint Dominic's International School (British), Deutsche Schule Lissabon (German), Instituto Espaol Giner de Los Ros (Spanish), and Lycée Français (French).

Higher Education: Lisbon is home to a large number of public and private universities that offer programs in many different fields. The University of Lisbon is one of the largest universities in Lisbon, and the Nova School of Business and Economics is well-known internationally. ISCTE- Lisbon University Institute, grants degrees in various academic domains.

Libraries: Biblioteca Nacional de Portugal, the national library of Portugal, is located in Lisbon and has more than 3 million books and manuscripts. Rare volumes and manuscripts are kept in the library, including an original Gutenberg Bible and first editions of works by Erasmus, Christophe Platin, and Aldus Manutius.

Cost of Living

Lisbon is one of the most expensive cities in Portugal, but it seems cheap when compared to other cities in European countries. Let's investigate it thoroughly.

Rent per month: The rent for your housing forms 30% of your monthly budget. Depending on the type of apartment you choose, it will cost you between €500 and €1000.

Groceries: Your daily groceries will cost you more or less than €350.

Travel: You can significantly reduce your costs by choosing to stay close to the university. However, it can be in the range of €150 to €200.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Check out these answers to common questions and go to Help Centre for more details.

Q. Is it feasible to make monthly payments if we reserve student housing in Lisbon for the entire year?

A. You can choose to pay your rent in three installments if you reserve student housing for the entire academic year.

Q. Where can I pick up a SIM card?

A. Once you have finished paying through the link provided to you for payment in line with your plan, you will get your SIM card by mail. There is no need to travel to get the card.

Q. What documentation must you have on hand in order to make a reservation for housing through University Living?

A. A student must submit three required documents when making a housing reservation through University Living. An account statement in your name is included with it. A current passport A letter of verification from the concerned university

Q. How do I maintain laundry services?

A. The laundry rooms of all the apartments listed on the University Living website contain coin-operated washing machines. During your stay, you have access to laundry services.

Q. How long will it take for the referral bonus to appear in my account?

A. Once your buddy confirms their reservation and arrives at the accommodation, a referral bonus will be added to your account.

Q. Are the properties in Lisbon suitable for sheltering students?

A. All of the residences available for rent through University Living, Lisbon are fully furnished and enriched with modern amenities including a gym, a BBQ area, a study room, a card-operated laundry, a common living area, and many more.

Q. What public transit options are there in Lisbon?

A. Using public transit, you may navigate Lisbon. Most students choose to walk or take public transportation to get to and from the campus and the location of their housing.

Q. Can I ask for a change to the accommodations I was assigned after I've already moved into the room?

A. You are able to request a change in accommodations after settling in your new room for at least 30 days.