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Universidade Federal do Ceará

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15

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Overview

Founded in 1954, Universidade Federal do Ceará (Federal University of Ceará) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the large city of Fortaleza (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Ceara. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministério da Educação, Brazil (Ministry of Education, Brazil), Universidade Federal do Ceará (UFC) is a large (enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidade Federal do Ceará (UFC) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. UFC also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, as well as administrative services.

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General Information


Name
Name Federal University of Ceará
Acronym UFC
Founded 1954
Motto Virtvs Unita Fortior
Virtue is stronger when united
Screenshot Universidade Federal do Ceará Screenshot

Location


Address Avenida da Universidade 2853
Fortaleza
60020-181 Ceara
Brazil
Population range 1,000,000-5,000,000
+55 (85) 3366 7301
+55 (85) 3366 9513

Course Levels and Areas of Studies


Undergraduate Postgraduate

Pre-Bachelor degrees
PreBachelor degrees

Bachelor degrees
Bachelor degrees

Master degrees
Master degrees

Doctoral degree
Doctoral degree

 

 

 

 
Arts & Humanities
Business & Social Sciences
Language & Cultural Studies
Medicine & Health
Engineering
Science & Technology

Important: please contact or visit the Universidade Federal do Ceará's official website for detailed information on areas of studies and course levels currently offered; the above information matrix is indicative only and may not be up-to-date or complete.

Yearly Tuition Range


Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local students 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) Not reported
International students 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) Not reported

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

Admissions


Gender Admission Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office
+55

Important: admission policy and acceptance rate may vary by area of studies, course level, student nationality or residence and other criteria. Please contact the appropriate Universidade Federal do Ceará'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.

Size and Profile


Student Enrollment Total Student Enrolment 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty and Academic Staff 1,500-1,999
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit

Academic Calendar Not reported
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services


Library University Library Yes Go to Universidade Federal do Ceará's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported

Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported

Important: please contact or visit the Universidade Federal do Ceará's official website 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.

Accreditation and Recognition

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 do Ceará 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 a specific section below. Please report errors and inaccuracies taking into consideration the above criteria.

Affiliations and Memberships

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


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