Federal University of Goiás

country rank  18
world rank  1064

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University Overview

Founded in 1960, Universidade Federal de Goiás (Federal University of Goiás) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large city of Goiânia (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Goias. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministério da Educação, Brazil (Ministry of Education, Brazil), Universidade Federal de Goiás (UFG) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidade Federal de Goiás (UFG) 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 58 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Federal University of Goiás
Name
Acronym UFG
Founded 1960

University Location

Address Avenida Esperança s/n - Campus Samambaia
Goiânia (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
74001-970 Goias
Brazil
T +55 (62) 3521 1274
F +55 (62) 3521 1193

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 15,000-19,999
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 Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
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

Affiliations

  • Conselho de Reitores das Universidades Brasileiras (CRUB)
  • Rede Nacional de Extensão (RENEX)
  • Asociación de Universidades Grupo Montevídeo (AUGM)
  • Associação Nacional dos Dirigentes das Instituições Federais de Ensino Superior (ANDIFES)

Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Monday, 4 February 2019