Considered to be one of the youngest European cities, Braga combines perfectly its two-thousand-year old History with an invigorating youth and vitality.

Braga has always taken a strategic and central regional role: From Bracara Augusta to the present day, both for its privileged geographical location and its dynamism, Braga plays a leading role in the economy, culture, knowledge and technology of the region.

Its centrality and relevance provides its inhabitants an excellent quality of life in various sectors: Health, Employment, Education, Security, Culture, …

Furthermore, the Municipality of Braga has tried to foster these and other fundamental criteria to meet the needs and expectations of its inhabitants; developing policies for cohesion and social equality, family support as the primary core of the community, as well as policies for raising awareness of sustainable growth, promoting innovation and creativity as development engines.

The Municipality of Braga, as an urban authority, and within its competences, understands Education as a structural issue, so that the adoption of measures that promote equal opportunities and promote educational success is one of the guidelines of all municipal activity.