65 Best universities for Philosophy in Brazil

Below is the list of best universities in Brazil ranked based on their research performance in Philosophy. A graph of 30.6K citations received by 19.4K academic papers made by 65 universities in Brazil was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish 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 an official site as it's constantly changing data.

  1. For Philosophy

    University of Sao Paulo logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    96,364
    Founded
    1827
  2. For Philosophy

    State University of Campinas logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1966
  3. For Philosophy

    Federal University of Minas Gerais logo
    Acceptance Rate
    6%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1927
  4. For Philosophy

    Federal University of Rio de Janeiro logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    67,329
    Founded
    1920
  5. For Philosophy

    Federal University of Santa Catarina logo
    Acceptance Rate
    20%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1960
  6. For Philosophy

    Sao Paulo State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1976
  7. For Philosophy

    Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1934
  8. For Philosophy

    University of the State of Rio de Janeiro logo
    Acceptance Rate
    10%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1950
  9. For Philosophy

    University of Brasilia logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1962
  10. For Philosophy

    Federal University of Parana logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1912
  11. For Philosophy

    Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1948
  12. For Philosophy

    Pontifical Catholic University of Sao Paulo logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1946
  13. For Philosophy

    Fluminense Federal University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1960
  14. For Philosophy

    Federal University of Bahia logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1946
  15. For Philosophy

    Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1941
  16. For Philosophy

    State University of Londrina logo
    Founded
    1970
  17. For Philosophy

    Federal University of Sao Carlos logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1968
  18. For Philosophy

    Federal University of Santa Maria logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1960
  19. For Philosophy

    Federal University of Sao Paulo logo
    Acceptance Rate
    10%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1933
  20. For Philosophy

    Federal University of Ceara logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1954
  21. For Philosophy

    State University of Maringa logo
    Founded
    1970
  22. For Philosophy

    Federal University of Pernambuco logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1946
  23. For Philosophy

    Pontifical Catholic University of Parana logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1959
  24. For Philosophy

    Federal University of Paraiba logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1955
  25. For Philosophy

    Federal University of Pelotas logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1969
  26. For Philosophy

    Federal University of Juiz de Fora logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1960
  27. For Philosophy

    Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1958
  28. For Philosophy

    University of the Rio dos Sinos Valley logo
    Enrollment
    23,988
    Founded
    1969
  29. For Philosophy

    Federal University of Para logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1957
  30. For Philosophy

    State University of Ponta Grossa logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1970
  31. For Philosophy

    Federal University of Goias logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1960
  32. For Philosophy

    Pontifical Catholic University of Campinas logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1941
  33. For Philosophy

    Federal University of Espirito Santo logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    23,744
    Founded
    1954
  34. For Philosophy

    Federal University of Uberlandia logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1969
  35. For Philosophy

    Pontifical Catholic University of Minas Gerais logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1958
  36. For Philosophy

    Federal University of Sergipe logo
    Acceptance Rate
    18%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1963
  37. For Philosophy

    University of Fortaleza logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1973
  38. For Philosophy

    Federal University of Ouro Preto logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1969
  39. For Philosophy

    Western Parana State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1994
  40. For Philosophy

    Methodist University of Sao Paulo logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Founded
    1970
  41. For Philosophy

    Federal University of Alagoas logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1961
  42. For Philosophy

    Rio de Janeiro State Federal University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1969
  43. For Philosophy

    Federal University of Piaui logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1973
  44. For Philosophy

    State University of Ceara logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1975
  45. For Philosophy

    University of Passo Fundo logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1968
  46. For Philosophy

    Santa Catarina State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1965
  47. For Philosophy

    Mackenzie Presbyterian University logo
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    1952
  48. For Philosophy

    Pontifical Catholic University of Goias logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1959
  49. For Philosophy

    Federal Rural University of Rio de Janeiro logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1910
  50. For Philosophy

    Catholic University of Pernambuco logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1951
  51. For Philosophy

    Federal University of Campina Grande logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    2002
  52. For Philosophy

    University of Caxias do Sul logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1967
  53. For Philosophy

    Federal University of Maranhao logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1966
  54. For Philosophy

    State University of Paraiba logo
    Founded
    1966
  55. For Philosophy

    Estacio de Sa University logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1970
  56. For Philosophy

    Federal University of Mato Grosso logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1970
  57. For Philosophy

    Federal University of Mato Grosso do Sul logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1969
  58. For Philosophy

    State University of Southwest Bahia logo
    Acceptance Rate
    58%
    Founded
    1980
  59. For Philosophy

    Federal University of Sao Joao del-Rei logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    12,446
    Founded
    1987
  60. For Philosophy

    Federal University of Tocantins logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    2000
  61. For Philosophy

    Federal University of Lavras logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1908
  62. For Philosophy

    Federal University of ABC logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    2005
  63. For Philosophy

    State University of Feira de Santana logo
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1976
  64. For Philosophy

    Federal University of Rondonia logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1982
  65. For Philosophy

    University of Santa Cruz do Sul logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1993

The best cities to study Philosophy in Brazil based on the number of universities and their ranks are Sao Paulo, Campinas, Belo Horizonte, and Rio de Janeiro.