Universidade Estadual do Paraná

country rank  126
world rank  5503

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University Overview

Founded in 2013, Universidade Estadual do Paraná (State University of Paraná) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Paranaguá (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Parana. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Apucarana, Campo Mourão, Curitiba, Paranaguá, União da Vitória. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministério da Educação, Brazil (Ministry of Education, Brazil), Universidade Estadual do Paraná (UNESPAR) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidade Estadual do Paraná (UNESPAR) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 6 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 90-100% making this Brazilian higher education organization a least selective institution.

University Identity

Name State University of Paraná
Founded 2013

University Location

Address Rua Pernambuco, 858 - Centro
Paranaguá (population range: 50,000-249,999)
87701-000 Parana
T +55 (44) 3423 8944
F +55 (41) 3281 7465
Other locations Apucarana, Campo Mourão, Curitiba, Paranaguá, União da Vitória

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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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 and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 90-100%
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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 200-299
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Ministério da Educação, Brazil

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Zona de Integração do Centro-Oeste da América do Sul (ZICOSUR)
  • Associação Brasileira de Educação Internacional (FAUBAI)

Academic Structure


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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019