Universidade Federal Rural do Semi-Árido UFERSA (UFERSA) - public higher education institution in Brazil. UFERSA became active in 1967. The university has an urban campus in Mossoro.

Application process and the cost of tuition. For evaluation the university uses the applicant's academic performance and examination results. It goes without saying that Federal Rural University of Semi-Árido is a very selective educational institution, accepting only 1 out of every 5 students. Federal Rural University of Semi-Árido is among the universities that divides the academic schedule into semesters. Studying bachelor’s at UFERSA is relatively inexpensive - only 1,000 USD per year. UFERSA students can take their studies to the next level and obtain a master’s degree for 1,000 USD per year. In addition to low tuition fees the university provides the students with extra financial assistance in the form of scholarships. In addition to full time programs, the university also offers a wide range of online courses. For more information you can visit the official website of the university http://www.ufersa.edu.br.

The composition of the university. Federal Rural University of Semi-Árido can be classified as small with only 3000 students. The university accepts both local and foreign students. About 399 teachers and professors are employed by UFERSA. A variety of international student exchange programs are available at UFERSA. To learn more about the student life and current events, you can always follow the university on social media: Twitter, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of UFERSA. The university has a dedicated library. The campus dormitories that can be offered to the students upon request. The university is a member of Rede Nacional de Extensão (RENEX).
Ranking   3439   126
Country Brazil
City Mossoro
Bachelor (foreigners) 1,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners) 1,000 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens) 188 USD/year.
Master (citizens) 188 USD/year.
Living expenses $422 -813 USD/month
Acceptance Rate 20%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1967
Abbreviation UFERSA
Teachers 399
Students 2,999
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
Admission Based on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Per Scientia Aridam Terram Floret
• Ministério da Educação, Brazil
• Rede Nacional de Extensão (RENEX)
World ranking 3439
Country ranking 126
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 3439
Alternative title
English Federal Rural University of Semi-Árido
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