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Universidade Federal Fluminense

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world rank 644

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University Overview

Established in 1960, Universidade Federal Fluminense (Fluminense Federal University) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Niteroi (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Rio de Janeiro. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Oriximiná, Rio das Ostras, Itaperuna, Macaé, Volta Redonda, Arraial do Cabo, Cabo Frio, Miracema, São João de Meriti, Angra dos Reis, Bom Jesus de Itabapoana, Campos dos Goytacazes, Quissamã, Volta Redonda, Pinheral. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministério da Educação, Brazil (Ministry of Education, Brazil), Universidade Federal Fluminense (UFF) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidade Federal Fluminense (UFF) 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 56 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. UFF also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

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University Identity

University Name


Fluminense Federal University

Acronym

UFF

Founded

1960

Motto

Discere, docere, seminare Learn, teach, sow

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University Location

Address

Rua Miguel de Frias, 9
Niteroi (population range: 250,000-499,999)
24220-900 Rio de Janeiro Brazil

Telehone

+55 (21) 2629 5000

Telefax

+55 (21) 2629 5207

Other locations

Oriximiná, Rio das Ostras, Itaperuna, Macaé, Volta Redonda, Arraial do Cabo, Cabo Frio, Miracema, São João de Meriti, Angra dos Reis, Bom Jesus de Itabapoana, Campos dos Goytacazes, Quissamã, Volta Redonda, Pinheral

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Degree Levels & Study Areas

Undergraduate
Postgraduate

Pre-Bachelor degrees
PreBachelor degrees


Bachelor degrees
Bachelor degrees

Master degrees
Master degrees

Doctoral degree
Doctoral degree
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Important: please contact or visit the official website of Universidade Federal Fluminense for detailed information on areas of study and degree levels currently offered; the above uniRank Degree Levels and Areas of Study Matrix is indicative only and may not be up-to-date or complete.

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Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local students 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
International students 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)

Important: the above average yearly tuition ranges do not include room, board or other external costs; tuition may vary by areas of study, degree level, student nationality or residence and other criteria. Please contact the appropriate Universidade Federal Fluminense's office for detailed information on yearly tuitions which apply to your specific situation and study interest; the above uniRank Yearly Tuition Range Matrix is indicative only and may not be up-to-date or complete.

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University Admissions

Gender Admission

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)

International Students

International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission

Admission Selection

Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations

Admission Rate

Admission Rate 20-30%

Admission Office

Rua Miguel de Frias, 9
Niterói 24220-900+55

Important: admission policy and acceptance rate may vary by areas of study, degree level, student nationality or residence and other criteria. Please contact the appropriate Universidade Federal Fluminense's Admission Office for detailed information on a specific admission selection policy and acceptance rate; the above University admission information is indicative only and may not be complete or up-to-date.

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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment

Total Student Enrolment 20,000-24,999

Academic Staff

Total Faculty and Academic Staff over-5,000

Control Type

Control Type Public

Entity Type

Entity Type Non-Profit

Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar Semesters

Campus Setting

Campus Setting Urban

Religious Affiliation

None

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Facilities and Services

Library

University Library Yes Go to 's Library

Housing

Not reported

Sport Facilities

University Sport Facilities Yes

Financial Aids

Not reported

Study Abroad

Study Abroad and Exchange Programs Yes

Distance Learning

Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Important: please contact or visit the official website of Universidade Federal Fluminense for detailed information on facilities and services provided, including the type of scholarships and other financial aids offered to local or international students; the information above is indicative only and may not be complete or up-to-date.

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Accreditation

Accreditation Seal Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Ministério da Educação, Brazil



Important: this section is intended to include only those reputable organizations (e.g. Ministries of Higher Education) that have the legal authority to officially recognize, accredit and/or license the Universidade Federal Fluminense as a whole (institutional accreditation or recognition) or some of its specific courses/programs (programmatic accreditation). Memberships and affiliations to organizations which do not imply any formal, extensive and/or legal process of accreditation or recognition are included in the specific Affiliations and Memberships section below. Please report errors and inaccuracies taking into consideration the above criteria.

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Affiliations

  • Conselho de Reitores das Universidades Brasileiras (CRUB)
  • Rede Nacional de Extensão (RENEX)


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Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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