General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Abbreviation UFPE
Teachers 2,527
Students 30,425
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on entrance examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Exchange programs Available
Sport facilities Available
Library Available
• Ministério da Educação, Brazil
• Conselho de Reitores das Universidades Brasileiras (CRUB)
• Rede Nacional de Extensão (RENEX)
• Fórum das Assessorias das Universidades Brasileiras para Assuntos Internacionais (FAUBAI)
• Associação Nacional dos Dirigentes das Instituições Federais de Ensino Superior (ANDIFES)
• Grupo Tordesillas
• Associação das Universidades de Língua Portuguesa (AULP)
• Organização Universitária Interamericana (OUI)
• Associação de Universidades Latino-Americanas (AULA)
• Grupo Coimbra de Universidades Brasileiras
World ranking890
Country ranking21
Cost of living in Recife, USD/month
Accommodation 135 204
Food 150 255
Transportation 38 82
Communications and utilities 60 69
Clothing 22 85
Sports and leisure 20 102
Accommodation in Recife, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre136
Shared room in city centre206
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre201
1 bedroom apartment in city centre320
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking890
QS World University Rankings826
Webometrics Ranking716
Alternative title
Portuguese Universidade Federal de Pernambuco
French Université fédérale du pernambouc
Universidade Federal de Pernambuco (UFPE) - public higher education institution in Brazil.

Universidade Federal de Pernambuco - Description

The Universidade Federal de Pernambuco was founded in 1946, in Recife, capital of the State of Pernambuco (UFPE). It is one of the best universities in the country in teaching (undergraduate and post graduate) and scientific research, and it is the best in the North-Northeast region, according to evaluations of the Ministries of Education (MEC) and Science and Technology (MCT). In recent years, with support from the Federal Government, UFPE expanded its operations - building two campuses in the interior of the state, in the cities of Vitória de Santo Antão and Caruaru - and created new courses in response to economic and social demands, such as Cinema, Archaeology, Museology, Dance, Information Systems, Materials Engineering, Energy Engineering and Naval Engineering. The University offers 95 undergraduate presencial courses and three long distance learning undergraduate courses. According to the evaluation of the Coordination of High Level Personnel Training (Capes), the UFPE stands out for post graduation courses as the best university in the North and Northeast. Currently, UFPE offers 116 post-graduation stricto sensu courses. UFPE is the seventh top university in the country in numbers of research groups, with a total number of 464 research groups at the University, which represent 2%...

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