Universidade Metodista de Piracicaba

country rank  151
world rank  6445

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University Overview

Established in 1964, Universidade Metodista de Piracicaba (Methodist University of Piracicaba) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the small city of Piracicaba (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Sao Paulo. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Lins, S. Bárbara D'Oeste. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministério da Educação, Brazil (Ministry of Education, Brazil), Universidade Metodista de Piracicaba (UNIMEP) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidade Metodista de Piracicaba (UNIMEP) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), 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 and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this Brazilian higher education organization a least selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Methodist University of Piracicaba
Acronym UNIMEP
Founded 1964

University Location

Address Rodovia do Açúcar Km 156 s/n - Taquaral
Piracicaba (population range: 250,000-499,999)
13400-911 Sao Paulo
T +55 (19) 3124 1528
F +55 (19) 3124 1592
Other locations Lins, S. Bárbara D'Oeste

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)

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 80-90%
Admission Office Secretaria Acadêmica, Rodovia do Açúcar Km 156 s/n
Piracicaba 13400-911
+55 (19) 3124 1666

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 500-599
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Universidade Metodista de Piracicaba's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes


Institutional Accreditation

Ministério da Educação, Brazil

Year of first Accreditation


Memberships and Affiliations

  • Conselho de Reitores das Universidades Brasileiras (CRUB)

Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Monday, 18 May 2020