Education System Overview
In the 2015-2016 academic year, 9 U.S. students studied abroad for academic credit in Cabo Verde.
Academic year: September – June
Structure of the University System
Years of study required to earn a bachelor's degree: Bacharelato: 3 years and Licenciatura: 4 years
The language of instruction in universities: Portuguese
Degrees offered: Bacharelato, Licenciatura, and Mestrado