Ranking  2204      70
Country Brazil
City Curitiba
Bachelor (foreigners)5,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)5,000 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens)7,500 USD/year.
Master (citizens)5,000 USD/year.
Cost of living $392-751 USD/Month.
Acceptance Rate 50%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Private
Established 1960
Abbreviation PUCPR
Teachers 2,499
Students 34,999
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased 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 ranking2204
Country ranking70
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking2204
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
Total392751
Accommodation in Curitiba USD/Month.
Shared room outside of centre135
Shared room in city centre182
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre194
1 bedroom apartment in city centre280
Alternative title
English Pontifical Catholic University of Paraná
Spanish Pontificia Universidad Católica de Paraná
French Université pontificale catholique du paraná
old Pontificia Universidade Católica do Paraná PUCPR
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. The university employs 2400 teachers and professors. 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. It is one of the members of International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU), and Conselho de Reitores das Universidades Brasileiras (CRUB).
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