Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro

country rank  24
world rank  1280

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University Overview

Founded in 1950, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro (University of the State of Rio de Janeiro) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the metropolis of Rio de Janeiro (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministério da Educação, Brazil (Ministry of Education, Brazil), Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro (UERJ) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro (UERJ) 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 68 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations.

University Identity

University Location

Address Rua São Francisco Xavier 524 - Campus UERJ - Maracanã
Rio de Janeiro (population range: over 5,000,000)
20559-900 Rio de Janeiro
Brazil
T +55 (21) 2334 0797
F +55 (21) 2334 0527

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)
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 Not reported
Admission Office

+55

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 1,500-1,999
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro'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 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 dos Reitores das Universidades Estaduais e Municipais (ABRUEM)

Academic Structure

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Social Media

Online Courses

Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro's iTunes U channel iTunes U

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Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro's open courseware Open Education Consortium

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Video Presentation

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Errors and Update

Site last updated: Monday, 18 February 2019