Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Campinas

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world rank  4183

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University Overview

Established in 1941, Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Campinas (Pontifical Catholic University of Campinas) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Campinas (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Sao Paulo. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministério da Educação, Brazil (Ministry of Education, Brazil), Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Campinas (PUC-CAMPINAS) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Campinas (PUC-CAMPINAS) 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 77 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name Pontifical Catholic University of Campinas
Acronym PUC-CAMPINAS
Founded 1941
Motto Fide Splendet et Scientia
May it shine with truth and knowledge

University Location

Address Rodovia Dom Pedro I Km 136 - Parque das Universidades
Campinas (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
13086-900 Sao Paulo
Brazil
T +55 (19) 3343 7000
F +55 (19) 3343 8477

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student Not reported Not reported
Int'l student Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Rodovia Dom Pedro I Km 136
Campinas 13086-900
+55 (19) 3343 7000

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 1,000-1,499
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Catholic Christian-Catholic

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Campinas's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministério da Educação, Brazil


Year of first Accreditation
1955

Affiliations

  • International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU)
  • Conselho de Reitores das Universidades Brasileiras (CRUB)

Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Monday, 4 February 2019