University of the Extreme South of Santa Catarina

country rank  107
world rank  4598

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University Overview

Established in 1968, Universidade do Extremo Sul Catarinense (University of the Extreme South of Santa Catarina) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Criciúma (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Santa Catarina. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministério da Educação, Brazil (Ministry of Education, Brazil), Universidade do Extremo Sul Catarinense (UNESC) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidade do Extremo Sul Catarinense (UNESC) 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 51 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this Brazilian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

University Location

Address Avenida Universitária 1105 - Campus Universitário
Criciúma (population range: 50,000-249,999)
88806-000 Santa Catarina
Brazil
T +55 (48) 3431 2666
F +55 (48) 3431 2660

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
Int'l student 2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 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 students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office Avenida Universitária, 1105
Criciúma 88806-000
+55 (48) 999129853
(48) 3431 2666

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 1,000-1,499
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
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


Year of first Accreditation
1974

Affiliations

  • Conselho de Reitores das Universidades Brasileiras CRUB
  • Associacao Brasileira dos Reitores das Universidades Estaduais e Municipais ABRUEM

Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Monday, 14 October 2019