Universidade de Vassouras

Universidade de Vassouras Ranking

country rank: 170
world rank: 6740

University Overview

Universidade de Vassouras (Vassouras University) was founded in 1968 and is a non-profit private higher education institution situated in the urban environment of Vassouras (population range of 10,000-49,999 residents), Rio de Janeiro. Universidade de Vassouras is a small (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational Brazilian higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministério do Educaço, Brazil (Ministry of Education of Brazil). In a variety of fields of study, Universidade de Vassouras provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation). For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 52-year-old Brazilian university has a stringent admission procedure based on entrance exams. This Brazilian higher education school is relatively selective, with admission rates ranging from 70 to 80 percent. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. Students at Universidade de Vassouras have access to a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic amenities.

Universidade de Vassouras Ranking

University Identity

Name Universidade de Vassouras
Founded 1968
Colours Orange and black

University Location

Address Avenida Expedicionário Oswaldo de Almeida Ramos 280 - Centro Vassouras 27700-000 Rio de Janeiro Brazil
Tel +55 (24) 2471 8225
Fax +55 (24) 2471 1287

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
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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 70-80%
Admission Office Exp Osvaldo de Almeida Ramos 280 Vassouras 27700-000 (24) 2471 8225

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 3,000-3,999
Academic Staff 600-699
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

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Facilities and Services

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


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Conselho de Reitores das Universidades Brasileiras (CRUB)

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