Universidade Federal de Pelotas

country rank  53
world rank  2414

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University Overview

Established in 1969, Universidade Federal de Pelotas (Federal University of Pelotas) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Pelotas (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Rio Grande do Sul. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministério da Educação, Brazil (Ministry of Education, Brazil), Universidade Federal de Pelotas (UFPEL) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidade Federal de Pelotas (UFPEL) 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 48 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. UFPEL 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, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name
Name Federal University of Pelotas
Acronym UFPEL
Founded 1969
Motto Memento Ascendere Semper
Knowledge in Motion
Colours White and blue

University Location

Address Rua Gomes Carneiro, 01 - Centro
Pelotas (population range: 250,000-499,999)
96010-610 Rio Grande do Sul
Brazil
T +55 (53) 3921 1027
F +55 (53) 3921 1268

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 Not reported
Admission Office

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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 2,000-2,499
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 Go to Universidade Federal de Pelotas's Library
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

Affiliations

  • Conselho de Reitores das Universidades Brasileiras (CRUB)
  • Associação Nacional dos Dirigentes das Instituições Federais de Ensino Superior (Andifes)

Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Sunday, 4 February 2018