General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established
Abbreviation UNESP
Teachers 3,747
Students 37,705
Foreigners 1%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Accreditation
• Ministério da Educação, Brazil
Affiliations
• Conselho de Reitores das Universidades Brasileiras (CRUB)
• Rede Nacional de Extensão (RENEX)
• Associação Brasileira dos Reitores das Universidades Estaduais e Municipais (ABRUEM)
Rankings
World ranking389
Country ranking4
Academic Reputation388
Quality of teaching287
Ranking in world by sphere
Life Sciences and Medicine313
Cost of living in Sao Paulo, USD/month
ExpensesMin.Med.
Accommodation 214 306
Food 140 281
Transportation 36 88
Communications and utilities 53 60
Clothing 25 93
Sports and leisure 27 124
Accommodation in Sao Paulo, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre216
Shared room in city centre309
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre337
1 bedroom apartment in city centre492
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking389
QS World University Rankings487
ARWU Academic Ranking301
Webometrics Ranking338
Alternative title
Russian Университет штата Сан-пауло
Spanish UNESP
Chinese 圣保罗州立大学
Arabic جامعة ولاية ساو باولو
French Universidade Estadual Paulista
German Universidade Estadual Paulista (Unesp)
Japanese サンパウロ州立パウリスタ大学
Korean 상파울루 주립대학교
Portuguese Universidade Estadual Paulista

Location on map - UNESP

UNESP or Universidade Estadual Paulista Júlio de Mesquita Filho (UNESP) - public higher education institution in Brazil.

UNESP - Description

The Universidade Estadual Paulista (Unesp) was created in 1976. It has consolidated a project joining scientific, technological, economic, cultural and social development committed to democratic principles and clearly conscious of its status as a governmental institution, which is highly active in Brazilian society. UNESP´s actions are focused on nearly every field of experimental and theoretical sciences such as: engineering, health, communication, humanities, social sciences and arts, among others. UNESP is a respected institution with accomplished members, fully-accredited programs and strong research base – and these will remain its priorities. UNESP is one of the largest and most important Brazilian universities, with distinguished achievements in teaching, research and extension services. UNESP is supported by State funds. UNESP is the most successful model of a multi-campus university in Brazil. Such a unique characteristic allows for intense and diversified activities in Sao Paulo, the most developed state in the country. Its influence can be recognized by the level of regional development where its campuses are located: one in the state capital and 22 others strategically distributed throughout the State. Following the worldwide trend, UNESP is now, more than ever, looking for new boundaries to cross and challenges to face, by signing new agreements...

Description of UNESP

UNESP - Universidade Estadual Paulista was created in 1976. UNESP is the most successful model of a multicampus university in Brazil. This unique characteristic allows intense and diversified activities in Sao Paulo, the most developed State in the country. Its influence can be recognized by the level of regional development where its campuses are located: one in the State capital and 22 others strategically distributed throughout the State. It has consolidated a project joining scientific, technological, economic, cultural and social development committed to democratic principles and clearly conscious of its status of a governmental institution, inserted and highly active in Brazilian society. UNESP's actions are focused in nearly every field of experimental and theoretical sciences such as: biological, health, engineering, communication, humanities, social sciences and arts, among others. The interaction of UNESP with different sectors of society exerts a strong influence on its social landscape. Its high qualification level can be confirmed through the expressive number of former students inserted in the professional market, as well as its top position in Brazilian national ranks regarding all fields where it is present. Following the worldwide trend and sure to be prepared for that, Unesp is now, more than ever, looking for new boundaries to cross and challenges to face, by signing new agreements with top quality Institutions throughout the world. UNESP is a respected institution with accomplished members, fully-accredited programs and strong research base-and these will remain its priorities. UNESP is one of the largest and most important Brazilian universities, with distinguished achievements in teaching, research and extension services. UNESP is supported by State funds and along with USP (Universidade de São Paulo) and UNICAMP (Universidade Estadual de Campinas) offers free public higher education in Sao Paulo State. Technical and Scientifical Cooperation - UNESP receives financial aid from the main research supporting agencies in the country, such as: FAPESP, CNPq, CAPES and FINEP. These resources are guaranteed by agreements that allow faculty members and students to participate in exchange programs, development of academic projects and services. These agreements are signed with national and foreign universities, institutes, associations, foundations, city halls, Government bureaus, ministries, federal and state agencies and private companies, adding up to 300 partnerships that increase annually
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