Pontifical Catholic University of Paraná (PUCPR) - private nonprofit higher education institution in Brazil. PUCPR began its history in 1960. Pontifical Catholic University of Paraná has an urban campus in Curitiba. Pontifical Catholic University of Paraná is, without a doubt, one of the most prestigious universities of Brazil sitting comfortably among the top 70 universities of the country.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The results of the examinations and the certificate of the academic performance are required to submission by the admission committee. It is worth mentioning that PUCPR is characterized by a mild competition among the students, there are only 2 applicants per seat. Academic year of the university consists of two semesters. A year of bachelor studies will cost you around 5,000 USD. Doing your master’s studies at PUCPR is not cheap - a year of studies will cost you 5,000 USD. When planning your education, please, consult the official website of the university http://www.pucpr.br.

The composition of the university. Pontifical Catholic University of Paraná is a big educational institution, attended by more than 34 thousand students. Foreign citizens can also apply to the university. At PUCPR the academic staff counts 758 various specialists. PUCPR has international student exchange programs between partner universities. More information regarding the life of the university can be found on its social media pages:Flickr, Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of PUCPR. The university has a dedicated library.
Ranking   2204   70
Country Brazil
City Curitiba
Bachelor (citizens) Check the current price on the official website of the university
 
1,447 USD/year.
Master (citizens) Check the current price on the official website of the university
 
964 USD/year.
Bachelor (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
 
5,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
 
5,000 USD/year.
Living expenses $392 -751 USD/month
Acceptance Rate 50.00%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Private
Established 1960
Abbreviation PUCPR
Teachers 758
Students 34,999
Academic calendar Semesters
Admission Based on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Accreditation
• Ministério da Educação, Brazil
Affiliations
• International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU)
• Conselho de Reitores das Universidades Brasileiras (CRUB)
Rankings
World ranking 2204
Country ranking 70
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 2204
Cost of living in Curitiba
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 134 180
Food 122 242
Transportation 39 91
Communications and utilities 53 59
Clothing 23 87
Sports and leisure 20 91
Total 392 751
Accommodation in Curitiba USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 135
Shared room in city centre 182
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 194
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 280
Alternative title
English Pontifical Catholic University of Paraná
German Päpstliche Katholische Universität von Paraná
Spanish Pontificia Universidad Católica de Paraná
French Université pontificale catholique du paraná
Japanese パラナカトリカ大学
Portuguese Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Paraná
Chinese 宗座巴拉那大學
it Pontificia università cattolica di Paraná
ca Universitat Catòlica Pontifícia de Paranà
el Ποντιφικό Καθολικό Πανεπιστήμιο του Παρανά
old Pontificia Universidade Católica do Paraná PUCPR
alt Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Paraná
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