Universidade Federal de Pernambuco

country rank  36
world rank  1567

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University Overview

Founded in 1946, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco (Federal University of Pernambuco) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Recife (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Pernambuco. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministério da Educação, Brazil (Ministry of Education, Brazil), Universidade Federal de Pernambuco (UFPE) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidade Federal de Pernambuco (UFPE) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 72 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name Federal University of Pernambuco
Acronym UFPE
Founded 1946
Motto Virtus Impavida
Fearless Virtue
Colours Crimson and cream

University Location

Address Avenida Professor Moraes Rego 1235 - Cidade Universitária
Recife (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
50670-901 Pernambuco
Brazil
T +55 (81) 2126 8001
F +55 (81) 2126 8029

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Not reported
Int'l student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Not reported

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 Not reported
Admission Office

+55

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 30,000-34,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Ministério da Educação, Brazil

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Conselho de Reitores das Universidades Brasileiras (CRUB)
  • Rede Nacional de Extensão (RENEX)
  • Associação Brasileira de Educação Internacional (FAUBAI)
  • Associação Nacional dos Dirigentes das Instituições Federais de Ensino Superior (ANDIFES)
  • Grupo Tordesillas
  • Associação das Universidades de Língua Portuguesa (AULP)
  • Organización Universitaria Interamericana (OUI)
  • Asociación de Universidades de América Latina y el Caribe para la Integracion (AUALCPI)
  • UNIVERSIA
  • Grupo Coimbra de Universidades Brasileiras (GCUB)

Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Monday, 18 February 2019