Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina

Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina Ranking

country rank: 2
world rank: 246

University Overview

Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina (Federal University of Santa Catarina) ranking was founded in 1960 and is a non-profit public higher-education institution in the medium city of Florianópolis (population range of 250,000-499,999 people), Santa Catarina. Araranguá, Blumenau, Curitibanos, and Joinville are all areas where this university maintains a branch campus. The Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina (UFSC) ranking is a big (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational Brazilian higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministério do Educaço (Brazilian Ministry of Education). In a variety of fields of study, the Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina (UFSC) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 59-year-old Brazilian university has a selective admission procedure based on entrance exams. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Students may use UFSC’s library, accommodation, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning options, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina Ranking

University Identity

Name Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina
Acronym UFSC
Founded 1960
Motto Ars et Scientia Arts and Science

University Location

Address Campus Universitário s/n - Trindade Florianópolis 88040-900 Santa Catarina Brazil
Tel +55 (48) 3721 9000
Fax +55 (48) 3721 8422
Other locations Araranguá, Blumenau, Curitibanos, Joinville

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 available

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 30,000-34,999
Academic Staff 2,500-2,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
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) Rede Nacional de Extensão (RENEX) Open Education Consortium (OEC) Associação Brasileira de Educação Internacional (FAUBAI) Grupo Coimbra de Universidades Brasileiras (GCUB) Asociación de Universidades Grupo Montevideu (AUGM) Associação das Universidades de Língua Portuguesa (AULP) Columbus Organização Universitária Interamericana (OUI-IOHE)

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