Universidade Estadual do Oeste do Paraná

country rank  56
world rank  2586

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University Overview

Established in 1994, Universidade Estadual do Oeste do Paraná (Western Paraná State University) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Cascavel (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Parana. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Cascavel, Foz do Iguaçu, Francisco Beltrão, Marechal Cândido Rondon, Toledo. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministério da Educação, Brazil (Ministry of Education, Brazil), Universidade Estadual do Oeste do Paraná (UNIOESTE) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidade Estadual do Oeste do Paraná (UNIOESTE) 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 25 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 20-30% making this Brazilian higher education organization a very selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name Western Paraná State University
Acronym UNIOESTE
Founded 1994

University Location

Address Rua Universitária 1619 - Jardim Universitário
Cascavel (population range: 250,000-499,999)
85819-110 Parana
Brazil
T +55 (45) 3220 5682
F +55 (45) 3324 4590
Other locations Cascavel, Foz do Iguaçu, Francisco Beltrão, Marechal Cândido Rondon, Toledo

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Int'l student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Admission Rate 20-30%
Admission Office Provost of undergraduation studies
Cascavel 85819-110
+55 (45) 3220 3100

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 2,000-2,499
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Continuous
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Universidade Estadual do Oeste do Paraná'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

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Ministério da Educação, Brazil


Year of first Accreditation

1994

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Conselho de Reitores das Universidades Brasileiras (CRUB)
  • Rede Nacional de Extensão (RENEX)
  • Associação Brasileira dos Reitores das Universidades Estaduais e Municipais (ABRUEM)
  • Associação Paranaense das Instituições de Ensino Superior (APIESP)

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Monday, 18 February 2019