Universidade de Vassouras

country rank  184
world rank  6961

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University Overview

Founded in 1968, Universidade de Vassouras (Vassouras University) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Vassouras (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Rio de Janeiro. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministério da Educação, Brazil (Ministry of Education, Brazil), Universidade de Vassouras is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidade de Vassouras offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees) in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 52 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this Brazilian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Vassouras University
Founded 1968
Colours Orange and black

University Location

Address Avenida Expedicionário Oswaldo de Almeida Ramos 280 - Centro
Vassouras (population range: 10,000-49,999)
27700-000 Rio de Janeiro
T +55 (24) 2471 8225
F +55 (24) 2471 1287

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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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 70-80%
Admission Office Exp Osvaldo de Almeida Ramos 280
Vassouras 27700-000
+55 (24) 2471 8225

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 3,000-3,999
Academic Staff 600-699
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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


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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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Thursday, 30 July 2020