Federal University of Uberlândia (UFU) - public higher education institution in Brazil. UFU began its history in 1969. Federal University of Uberlândia has an urban campus in Uberlandia.

University ranking. Federal University of Uberlândia is a prestigious educational institution that is very respected in Brazil, every year it manages to enter the ranks of the top 30 universities of the country. Federal University of Uberlândia is in the top 5% according to the international rankings.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The enrollment is based on the exam results. Only one applicant out of 10 manages to successfully enroll to Federal University of Uberlândia, which makes the university one of the most selective in the world. Academic year of the university consists of two semesters. UFU has affordable bachelor’s programs that cost less than 1,000 USD/year. UFU students can take their studies to the next level and obtain a master’s degree for 1,000 USD per year. When planning your education, please, consult the official website of the university http://www.ufu.br.

The composition of the university. Federal University of Uberlândia is average in size with a capacity of 15 thousand students. Foreign citizens can also apply to the university. The academic staff consists of more than 3 thousand specialists. UFU has international student exchange programs between partner universities. More information regarding the life of the university can be found on its social media pages:Linkedin.

Infrastructure of UFU. The library is available to all of the students. It is a part of the Conselho de Reitores das Universidades Brasileiras (CRUB), and also a member of Rede Nacional de Extensão (RENEX).
Ranking   1217   29
Country Brazil
City Uberlandia
Bachelor (foreigners) 1,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners) 1,000 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens) 177 USD/year.
Master (citizens) 177 USD/year.
Living expenses $422 -813 USD/month
Acceptance Rate 10%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1969
Abbreviation UFU
Teachers 3,499
Students 14,999
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
Admission Based on entrance examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Compromisso com o ensino público, gratuito e de qualidade
• Ministério da Educação, Brazil
• Conselho de Reitores das Universidades Brasileiras (CRUB)
• Rede Nacional de Extensão (RENEX)
World ranking 1217
Country ranking 29
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 1217
Alternative title
Portuguese Universidade Federal de Uberlândia
old Universidade Federal de Uberlândia
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