Universidade Federal dos Vales do Jequitinhonha e Mucuri

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world rank  4471

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University Overview

Founded in 1953, Universidade Federal dos Vales do Jequitinhonha e Mucuri (Federal University of the Valleys of Jequitinhonha and Mucuri) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized town of Diamantina (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Minas Gerais. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministério da Educação, Brazil (Ministry of Education, Brazil), Universidade Federal dos Vales do Jequitinhonha e Mucuri (UFVJM) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidade Federal dos Vales do Jequitinhonha e Mucuri (UFVJM) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), 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 66 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this Brazilian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name Federal University of the Valleys of Jequitinhonha and Mucuri
Acronym UFVJM
Founded 1953
Motto Sapientia Et Libertas
Wisdom and Freedom

University Location

Address Rua da Glória, 187 - Campus I
Diamantina (population range: 10,000-49,999)
39100-000 Minas Gerais
Brazil
T +55 (38) 3531 3811
F +55 (38) 3531 1024

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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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 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 Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office Rua da Glória, 187 - Centro
Diamantina 39100-000
+55 (38) 3531 3811

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 3,000-3,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 200-299
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 University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministério da Educação, Brazil


Year of first Accreditation
1953

Affiliations

  • Rede Nacional de Extensão (RENEX)

Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Monday, 4 February 2019