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The Pontifical Catholic University of Minas Gerais

The Pontifical Catholic University of Minas Gerais Ranking

country rank: 33
world rank: 1319

University Overview

The Pontifical Catholic University of Minas Gerais (Pontifical Catholic University of Minas Gerais) ranking was founded in 1958 and is a non-profit private higher-education institution situated in the urban environment of Belo Horizonte (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 residents), Minas Gerais. Arcos, Betim, Contagem, Poços de Caldas, Serro, and Uberlândia are all localities where this university maintains a branch campus. The Pontifcia Universidade Católica de Minas Gerais (PUC MINAS) is a large (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational Brazilian higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. It is officially recognized by the Ministério da Educaço, Brazil (Ministry of Education of Brazil). PUC MINAS (Pontifcia Universidade Católica de Minas Gerais) offers courses and programs that lead to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctorate degrees in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 61-year-old Brazilian university has a selective admission procedure based on entrance exams. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. The Pontifical Catholic University of Minas Gerais (Pontifical Catholic University of Minas Gerais) ranking also offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning options, as well as administrative services to students.

The Pontifical Catholic University of Minas Gerais Ranking

University Identity

Name Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Minas Gerais
Acronym PUC MINAS
Founded 1958
Motto Conhecimento que transforma Knowledge that transforms
Colours Blue and gray

University Location

Address 500 Dom José Gaspar Street - Coração Eucarístico Belo Horizonte 30535-901 Minas Gerais Brazil
Tel +55 (31) 3319 4444
Fax +55 (31) 3319 4225
Other locations Arcos, Betim, Contagem, Poços de Caldas, Serro, Uberlândia

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro)
International
students
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office 500 Dom José Gaspar Street, Coração Eucarístico Belo Horizonte 30535-901 (31) 3319 4134 (31) 3319 4394

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment over-45,000
Academic Staff 3,500-3,999
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU) Conselho de Reitores das Universidades Brasileiras (CRUB) Brazilian Association for International Education (FAUBAI) Coimbra Group of Brazilian Universities (GCUB)

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