Universidade Estadual do Ceará

country rank  38
world rank  1499

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University Overview

Founded in 1975, Universidade Estadual do Ceará (State University of Ceará) is a non-profit public higher-education institution located in the metropolis of Fortaleza (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Ceara. Officially recognized by the Ministério da Educação, Brazil (Ministry of Education of Brazil), Universidade Estadual do Ceará (UECE) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational Brazilian higher education institution. Universidade Estadual do Ceará (UECE) 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 45 years old Brazilian higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. UECE also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, as well as administrative services.

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University Identity

Name State University of Ceará
Acronym UECE
Founded 1975
Motto Lumen ad Viam
Enlightening life

University Location

Address Avenida Dr. Silas Munguba 1700 - Campus Universitário - Serrinha
60740-000 Ceara
Tel +55 (85) 3101 9655
Fax +55 (85) 3101 9690

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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

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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
Admission Rate Not reported
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Size and Profile

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

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Universidade Estadual do Ceará's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported

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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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Site last updated: Tuesday, 2 February 2021