Founded in 1954, the Universidade Federal do Ceará (Federal University of Ceará) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the metropolis of Fortaleza (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Ceara. Officially recognized by the Ministério da Educação, Brazil (Ministry of Education of Brazil), Universidade Federal do Ceará (UFC) is a very large-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 40,000-44,999 students) coeducational Brazilian higher education institution. Universidade Federal do Ceará (UFC) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor's degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. This 68-year-old Brazilian higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UFC also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
|Address||Avenida da Universidade 2853, Benfica
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The following Federal University of Ceará's Study Areas/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main fields of study and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This matrix aims to help quickly identify Federal University of Ceará's academic range and degree level offering.
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uniRank publishes below some basic Federal University of Ceará's admission information.
This institution admits Men and Women (coed).
Has Federal University of Ceará a selective admission policy? Yes, based on entrance examinations.
Federal University of Ceará's acceptance rate range is not reported.
International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.Universidade Federal do Ceará has more than 400 international students.
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uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for Federal University of Ceará.
Federal University of Ceará has an enrollment range of 40,000-44,999 students making it a very large-sized institution.
This institution has a range of 2,000-2,499 academic employees (Faculty).
Federal University of Ceará is a public higher education institution.
Federal University of Ceará is a non-profit higher education institution.
Federal University of Ceará does not have any religious affiliation.
uniRank provides below an overview of Federal University of Ceará's main facilities:
uniRank provides below an overview of Federal University of Ceará's main services:
This institution provides a distance learning mode for certain programs or courses.
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Federal University of Ceará is legally recognized and/or accredited by: Ministério da Educação, Brazil
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uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Federal University of Ceará's affiliations and memberships; feel free to submit any relevant missing higher education-related organizations this university is affiliated with.
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Academic divisions can provide valuable insights into the range of disciplines and study areas a University focuses on and the institution's level of specialization. Generalist Universities typically offer a wide range of academic programs and have many academic divisions and subdivisions across different disciplines, while Specialized Universities tend to focus on a narrower range of programs within a specific field or industry and have fewer academic divisions and a simplified organizational structure.
uniRank shows a diagram of the first-level academic divisions of the Federal University of Ceará 's organizational structure; feel free to submit any relevant missing division.
This higher education institution is not a member of the Open Education Global (OEGlobal) organization that is developing, implementing and supporting free open education and free online courses. View a list of Open Education Global members by country.
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