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Federal Rural University of Pernambuco (UFRPE) — public non-profit university. It is located in Recife, Brazil. UFRPE is an active member of Conselho de Reitores das Universidades Brasileiras (CRUB), Rede Nacional de Extensão (RENEX), OpenCourseWare Consortium (OCW).
UFRPE is developing different scientific directions and invites students to join the research.
At UFRPE, the academic calendar is divided into two semesters. However, tuition fees are calculated per year. Tuition fees at UFRPE for local citizens starts from 203 USD per year. For international students, the cost of study differs — from 1,000 USD. With the help of financial support programs, students can partially or fully cover the cost of education. The cost of education and the availability of scholarships can be checked on the official website.
It is necessary to pay attention to other costs: accommodation, transportation, study materials, food, and personal expenses.
UFRPE has an urban campus, which provides students with many options for study and recreation. The abundance of museums, theaters and cinemas creates opportunities for the cultural development of young people. In the city, there are also large companies that offer internships. The university has a functioning library. In addition to educational materials in various scientific areas, it contains a collection of classical and contemporary literature. Foreigners who come to UFRPE through exchange programs study and live with local students. Thus, the university promotes intercultural exchange and the establishment of interethnic relations.
If you want to stay in Brazil after graduation, one of your options is to apply for a work visa. To do this, you need to get an offer from an employer. Look for more immigration options in our article.