Grupo Tordesillas

28d3f4b99eThe Grupo Tordesillas  [Tordesillas Group] is an academic network of universities in Brazil, Portugal and Spain, which aims at promoting cooperation in the field of science and technology.

The group was created in June 2000 during the first meeting of Rectors from Brazilian, Spanish and Portuguese universities, which took place as part of the 500th anniversary of Brazil’s discovery. At present, there are 55 member universities – 29 from Brazil, 18 from Spain and 8 from Portugal.