About UFF

Fluminense Federal University (UFF) — public non-profit university. It is located in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. UFF is a member of Conselho de Reitores das Universidades Brasileiras (CRUB), Rede Nacional de Extensão (RENEX).

The university is among the top-1350 best institutions in the word, according to QS International Ranking. Times Higher Education World University Ranking — THE, which is based on 13 criterias, places the institution in 36 place.

UFF carries out research in several scientific areas.

Location
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Establishment year
1960
Students
53,054
International students
530
Female students
46%
Acceptance rate
30%

Place in ratings

Rating QS
2023 
#1348
Rating THE
2022 
#36

UFF tuition fees

The academic calendar at UFF is divided into two semesters, as in many other universities in Brazil. For convenience, tuition fees are calculated per year. Tuition fees at UFF are different for locals and foreigners. Brazil citizens pay 192 USD per year, while international students pay a minimum of 1,000 USD. Check the university website for up-to-date information on prices and scholarships.

Accommodation, transportation, study materials, meals and personal expenses are all things to consider before applying to university.

Academic calendar
Semesters
Scholarships
No
Bachelor
Local
192 USD/year
Foreign
1,000 USD/year
Master
Local
192 USD/year
Foreign
1,000 USD/year

Bachelor degree at UFF

Enrollment in a bachelor's program at UFF is based on the results of entrance exams.

UFF campus

The campus of UFF is located in Rio de Janeiro. The urban campus is suitable for those students who, firstly, are used to independence, and secondly, cannot imagine their life without the hustle and bustle of a big metropolis. Students have access to the extensive scientific library of the university. The collection of scientific papers helps them in conducting research. Not only locals study at UFF, but also students from other countries. This is a unique opportunity to get in touch with the culture of other countries, meet representatives of different nationalities and make friends around the world.

Campus Type
Urban
Library
Yes

What to do after graduation

There are several options to stay in the country after graduation. One of them is to get an offer from an employer and apply for a work visa. Read more about this on the embassy website. We talk about other options for immigration in our article.

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Universities in this city

Information is exploratory. For accurate information, refer to the official website of the school.
TitleCountryCityBachelorMaster
2993Federal University of Rio de JaneiroBrazilRio de Janeiro
 
1,000 USD
 
1,000 USD
58310Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de JaneiroBrazilRio de Janeiro
 
12,997 USD
 
14,996 USD
71311Universidade do Estado do Rio de JaneiroBrazilRio de Janeiro
 
1,000 USD
 
1,000 USD
88522Fluminense Federal UniversityBrazilRio de Janeiro
 
1,000 USD
 
1,000 USD
98323Estácio UniversitiesBrazilRio de Janeiro
 
 
 
 

Universities in this country

Information is exploratory. For accurate information, refer to the official website of the school.
TitleCountryCityBachelorMaster
1151University of São PauloBrazilSão Paulo
 
1,000 USD
from  0 USD
to  1,000 USD
2482University of CampinasBrazilCampinas
 
1,000 USD
 
1,000 USD
2993Federal University of Rio de JaneiroBrazilRio de Janeiro
 
1,000 USD
 
1,000 USD
3894São Paulo State UniversityBrazilSão Paulo
 
1,000 USD
 
1,000 USD
4375Federal University of Rio Grande do SulBrazilPorto Alegre
 
1,000 USD
 
1,000 USD