Universidade Federal de Pelotas

Universidade Federal de Pelotas Ranking

country rank: 35
world rank: 1387

University Overview

Universidade Federal de Pelotas (Federal University of Pelotas) ranking was founded in 1969 and is a non-profit public higher education school situated in the medium city of Pelotas (population range of 250,000-499,999 people), Rio Grande do Sul. Universidade Federal de Pelotas (UFPEL) ranking is a big (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational Brazilian higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministério do Educaço, Brazil (Ministry of Education of Brazil). The Universidade Federal de Pelotas (UFPEL) provides courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees, such as bachelor’s degrees, in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 51-year-old Brazilian university has a selective admission procedure based on entrance exams. Students may take use of a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning options, as well as administrative services, all of which are provided by UFPEL.

Universidade Federal de Pelotas Ranking

University Identity

Name Universidade Federal de Pelotas
Acronym UFPEL
Founded 1969
Motto Memento Ascendere Semper Knowledge in Motion
Colours White and blue

University Location

Address Rua Gomes Carneiro, 01 - Centro Pelotas 96010-610 Rio Grande do Sul Brazil
Tel +55 (53) 3921 1027
Fax +55 (53) 3921 1268

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 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

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff 1,500-1,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Conselho de Reitores das Universidades Brasileiras (CRUB) Associação Nacional dos Dirigentes das Instituições Federais de Ensino Superior (Andifes)

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