University ranking. International rankings unanimously agree that University of São Paulo is the best in Brazil. Every year the university manages to get into the top 5% of the best world universities. It excels in the fields of: «Arts and Humanities», «Engineering and Technology», «Life Sciences and Medicine», «Natural Science», «Social Sciences and Management», «Mathematics», «Physics», «Chemistry», «Computer Science». The university is among the top 100 in the quality of education. The graduates of the university are viewed as valuable employees in Brazil thus have no issues finding jobs upon graduation.
Application process and the cost of tuition. The admission is based on the results of the examinations. Applicants to University of São Paulo face serious competition as only 1 out of 10 students will be accepted, thus the application process should be handled with extra care. University of São Paulo chose to divide its academic year into semesters. 1,000 USD/год. A year of master’s studies at USP will usually cost 1,000 USD per year. The official website of the university (http://www.usp.br) can offer more accurate pricing information depending on the chocen program.
The composition of the university. University of São Paulo is classified as a large university with more than 74,000 concurrent students. Foreign applicants are not excluded from the admission process. The university has about 2% of foreign students. The academic staff consists of more than 4 thousand specialists. Both students and the academic staff can participate in the university’s international exchange programs.
Infrastructure of USP. The library is available to all of the students.
Bachelor (citizens) Check the current price on the official website of the university
Master (citizens) Check the current price on the official website of the university
from 0 USD/year.
to 185 USD/year.
Bachelor (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
Master (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
from 0 USD/year.
to 1,000 USD/year.
|Living expenses||$495 -951 USD/month|
|Admission||Based on entrance examinations|
|Gender limitation||No limits|
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• Ministério da Educação, Brazil
• Conselho de Reitores das Universidades Brasileiras (CRUB)
• Rede Nacional de Extensão (RENEX)
• Associação Brasileira dos Reitores das Universidades Estaduais e Municipais (ABRUEM)
• International Forum of Public Universities (IFPU)
|Ranking in world by sphere|
|Arts and Humanities||91|
|Engineering and Technology||99|
|Life Sciences and Medicine||103|
|Social Sciences and Management||81|
|Ranking in world by discipline|
|UniPage World University Ranking||115|
|QS World University Rankings||144|
|ARWU Academic Ranking||101|
|Expenses - USD/Month||Min.||Med.|
|Communications and utilities||53||60|
|Sports and leisure||27||124|
|Accommodation in Sao Paulo||USD/Month|
|Shared room outside of centre||216|
|Shared room in city centre||309|
|1 bedroom apartment outside of centre||337|
|1 bedroom apartment in city centre||492|
|Arabic||جامعة ساو باولو|
|German||Universität von São Paulo|
|Spanish||Universidad de São Paulo|
|French||Université de São Paulo|
|Portuguese||Universidade de São Paulo|
|old||University of Sao Paulo|
|alt||Universidade de São Paulo|