The ICPC Porto World Finals was held in Porto from 31 Mar to 5 Apr


The ICPC  is the world’s premiere university sports programming competition, tracing its roots to 1970 with the first Finals in 1976. Last year, 40,266 students from 2,736 universities from 102 countries on six continents competed for the privilege of advancing to the ICPC World Finals. Participation is open to students from every university in the world.


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Moscow State University Team wins ICPC 2019 World Finals

For the second year in a row, Moscow State University secures ICPC World Champion Title. The 2020 edition will be held in Russia

Porto ICPC World Finals 2019: And the winner is…

After four intense days, the winners party ended the ICPC 2019 World Final. THANK YOU to all those who helped us bring to Porto the biggest programming competition in the world!

Our volunteers

Without the 150 plus U.Porto student, it would not be possible to bring to Porto the biggest programming competition in the world.

Walking Historic Porto

The participants of the ICPC 2019 had the chance to visit our beautiful city. And the “verdict” could not be better: “It’s Heaven!”

Opening Ceremony

Our beloved Casa da Música (House of Music) received the opening ceremony of the ICPC 2019.

Welcome to Porto

That’s how we welcomed the more than 1500 participants of the 2019 ICPC International Collegiate Programming Contest World Finals!

ICPC 2019: The Event that will turn Porto into the Innovation Capital of the World

After four decades of putting some of the most remarkable programmers, from universities around the world, head-to-head, the 2019 World Finals of the International Collegiate Programming Contest (ICPC) will be hosted by the University of Porto.

Porto is ready to welcome ICPC World Finals 2019

The world’s biggest and oldest collegiate programming competition is coming to Porto

ICPC delegation visits the University of Porto

The ICPC operations team visited the University of Porto during this week in order to accompany and assist the preparations for the scheduling of the event.

Porto Best European Destination

Porto, the ICPC 2019 city host, was elected best European destination in 2012, 2014 and now again for 2017. What makes this city so appealing?