Universidade Paranaense

country rank  100
world rank  4594

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University Overview

Founded in 1972, Universidade Paranaense (Paranaense University) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Umuarama (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Parana. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministério da Educação, Brazil (Ministry of Education, Brazil), Universidade Paranaense (UNIPAR) is a coeducational higher education institution. Universidade Paranaense (UNIPAR) 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.

University Identity

Name Paranaense University
Acronym UNIPAR
Founded 1972

University Location

Address Praça Mascarenhas de Moraes 4282 - Zona III
Umuarama (population range: 50,000-249,999)
87502-210 Parana
T +55 (44) 3621 2828
F +55 (44) 3621 2830

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
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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 Not reported
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Not reported
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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


Institutional Accreditation

Ministério da Educação, Brazil

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Conselho de Reitores das Universidades Brasileiras (CRUB)

Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Monday, 18 May 2020