University of the State of Rio de Janeiro

country rank  24
world rank  1010

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University Overview

Founded in 1950, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro (University of the State of Rio de Janeiro) is a non-profit public higher-education institution located in the large metropolis of Rio de Janeiro (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially recognized by the Ministério da Educação, Brazil (Ministry of Education of Brazil), Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro (UERJ) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational Brazilian higher education institution. Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro (UERJ) 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 69 years old Brazilian higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. UERJ also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

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University Identity

Name
Acronym UERJ
Founded 1950

University Location

Address Rua São Francisco Xavier 524 - Campus UERJ - Maracanã
Rio de Janeiro
20559-900 Rio de Janeiro
Brazil
Tel +55 (21) 2334 0797
Fax +55 (21) 2334 0527

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
International
students
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)

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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
Admission Office



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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff 1,500-1,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to University of the State of Rio de Janeiro's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported

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Accreditations

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Conselho de Reitores das Universidades Brasileiras (CRUB)
  • Rede Nacional de Extensão (RENEX)
  • Associação Brasileira dos Reitores das Universidades Estaduais e Municipais (ABRUEM)

Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Sunday, 19 September 2021