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.
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
- Establishment year
- International students
- Female students
- Acceptance rate
Place in ratings
- Rating QS
- Rating THE
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
Bachelor degree at UFF
Enrollment in a bachelor's program at UFF is based on the results of entrance exams.
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
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.