Founded in 1959, Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Paraná (Pontifical Catholic University of Paraná) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Curitiba (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Parana. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Londrina, Maringá, Toledo, São José dos Pinhais. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministério da Educação, Brazil (Ministry of Education, Brazil), Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Paraná (PUCPR) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Paraná (PUCPR) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 59 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 40-50% making this Brazilian higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.
|Address||Rua Imaculada Conceição, 1155 - Prado Velho
Curitiba (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
|T||+55 (41) 3271 1515|
|F||+55 (41) 3271 5588|
|Other locations||Londrina, Maringá, Toledo, São José dos Pinhais|
degrees PreBachelor degrees
degrees Bachelor degrees
degrees Master degrees
degrees Doctoral degrees
|Local students Local student||5,000-7,500 US$
|International students Int'l student||2,500-5,000 US$
|Gender Admission||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Admission Selection||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|Admission Office||Rua Imaculada Conceição, 1155
+55 (41) 3271 1515
Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministério da Educação, Brazil
Year of first Accreditation
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Open Education Consortium
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