Catholic University of Brasília (UCB) - private higher education institution in Brazil. UCB opened its doors in 1974. The main campus of the university is located in Brasilia - the capital of Brazil.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The applicant must pass examinations as a part of the admission process. The academic year is traditionally consists of two semesters.

The composition of the university. Being a medium scale university, Catholic University of Brasília teaches more than 19 thousand students. The teaching staff is 899 specialists. The university offers its students and the academic staff to participate in the international exchange programs. UCB has the following social media pages Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of UCB. The university has its own library. It is a member of International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU), as well as Conselho de Reitores das Universidades Brasileiras (CRUB).
General information
Organization type Private
Established 1974
Abbreviation UCB
Teachers 899
Students 19,999
Academic calendar Semesters
Admission Based on entrance examinations
Gender limitation No limits
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 7320
Country ranking 289
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 7320
Cost of living in Brasilia
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 175 267
Food 135 272
Transportation 39 93
Communications and utilities 55 60
Clothing 26 98
Sports and leisure 26 132
Total 456 921
Accommodation in Brasilia USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 177
Shared room in city centre 270
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 231
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 349
Alternative title
English Catholic University of Brasília
Spanish Universidad Católica de Brasilia
old Universidade Católica de Brasilia
Location on map

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