6 Best universities for Biology in Rio de Janeiro

Below is the list of best universities in Rio de Janeiro ranked based on their research performance in Biology. A graph of 568K citations received by 19.1K academic papers made by 6 universities in Rio de Janeiro was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

1. Federal University of Rio de Janeiro

For Biology

#4 in Brazil
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
67,329
Founded
1920

2. University of the State of Rio de Janeiro

For Biology

#26 in Brazil
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1950

3. Estacio de Sa University

For Biology

#53 in Brazil
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1970

4. Rio de Janeiro State Federal University

For Biology

#64 in Brazil
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1969

5. Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro

For Biology

#79 in Brazil
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1941

6. University of Saint Ursula

For Biology

#95 in Brazil
Founded
1939

Universities for Biology near Rio de Janeiro

Distance, km
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University
Country rank
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City
8 Fluminense Federal University 27
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Niteroi
53 Federal Rural University of Rio de Janeiro 28
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Seropedica
127 Federal University of Juiz de Fora 38
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Juiz de Fora
225 Federal University of Sao Joao del-Rei 63
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Sao Joao del-Rei
241 Federal University of Vicosa 7
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Vicosa
264 Federal University of Lavras 17
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Lavras
282 Federal University of Ouro Preto 39
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Ouro Preto
328 Federal University of Alfenas 61
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Alfenas
347 Federal University of Minas Gerais 6
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Belo Horizonte
350 Federal University of ABC 54
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Santo Andre