Universidade do Vale do Rio dos Sinos

country rank  37
world rank  1636

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University Overview

Founded in 1969, Universidade do Vale do Rio dos Sinos (University of the Rio dos Sinos Valley) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of São Leopoldo (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Rio Grande do Sul. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministério da Educação, Brazil (Ministry of Education, Brazil), Universidade do Vale do Rio dos Sinos (UNISINOS) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Universidade do Vale do Rio dos Sinos (UNISINOS) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as 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 48 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UNISINOS 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, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name
Name University of the Rio dos Sinos Valley
Acronym UNISINOS
Founded 1969
Colours Blue, orange, white and black

University Location

Address Avenida Unisinos, 950 - Bairro Cristo Rei
São Leopoldo (population range: 50,000-249,999)
93022-000 Rio Grande do Sul
Brazil
T +55 (51) 3590 8237
F +55 (51) 3590 8443

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Local student Not reported Not reported
Int'l student Not reported Not reported

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 Avenida Unisinos, 950 - Bairro Cristo Rei
São Leopoldo 93022-000
+55 (51) 3591 1122

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 800-899
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Catholic Christian-Catholic Society of Jesus - www.sjweb.info

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministério da Educação, Brazil


Year of first Accreditation
1969

Affiliations

  • International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU)
  • Conselho de Reitores das Universidades Brasileiras (CRUB)

Academic Structure

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