62 Best universities for Health Science in Brazil

Below is the list of best universities in Brazil ranked based on their research performance in Health Science. A graph of 414K citations received by 19.9K academic papers made by 62 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 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. University of Sao Paulo

For Health Science

#67 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
97,964
Founded
1827

2. Federal University of Sao Paulo

For Health Science

#148 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1933

3. Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul

For Health Science

#213 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1934

4. State University of Campinas

For Health Science

#235 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1966

5. Federal University of Minas Gerais

For Health Science

#259 in the World
Acceptance Rate
6%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1927

6. Federal University of Rio de Janeiro

For Health Science

#296 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
67,329
Founded
1920

7. Federal University of Santa Catarina

For Health Science

#322 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1960

8. Sao Paulo State University

For Health Science

#380 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1976

9. Federal University of Pelotas

For Health Science

#385 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1969

10. University of Brasilia

For Health Science

#403 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1962

11. Federal University of Bahia

For Health Science

#448 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1946

12. Fluminense Federal University

For Health Science

#471 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1960

14. Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte

For Health Science

#563 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1958

15. Federal University of Parana

For Health Science

#603 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1912

16. Federal University of Ceara

For Health Science

#653 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1954

17. Federal University of Pernambuco

For Health Science

#666 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1946

18. Federal University of Goias

For Health Science

#702 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1960

19. Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul

For Health Science

#774 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1948

20. Federal University of Sao Carlos

For Health Science

#833 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1968

21. Federal University of Paraiba

For Health Science

#857 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1955

22. Federal University of Sergipe

For Health Science

#859 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1963

24. Federal University of Santa Maria

For Health Science

#959 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1960

25. Federal University of Juiz de Fora

For Health Science

#962 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1960

26. University of Pernambuco

For Health Science

#987 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1990

29. Santa Catarina State University

For Health Science

#1099 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1965

30. State University of Ceara

For Health Science

#1108 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1975

31. Federal University of Espirito Santo

For Health Science

#1169 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
23,744
Founded
1954

32. State University of Ponta Grossa

For Health Science

#1184 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1970

33. Federal University of Piaui

For Health Science

#1195 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1973

34. Federal University of Alagoas

For Health Science

#1196 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1961

35. Federal University of Vicosa

For Health Science

#1214 in the World
Acceptance Rate
43%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1922

36. Pontifical Catholic University of Parana

For Health Science

#1241 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1959

37. Lutheran University of Brazil

For Health Science

#1306 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1972

38. Estacio de Sa University

For Health Science

#1317 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1970

40. Federal University of Para

For Health Science

#1336 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1957

41. Federal University of Mato Grosso

For Health Science

#1348 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1970

42. Federal University of Uberlandia

For Health Science

#1400 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1969

43. Rio de Janeiro State Federal University

For Health Science

#1417 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1969

44. University of the Rio dos Sinos Valley

For Health Science

#1447 in the World
Enrollment
23,988
Founded
1969

45. Pontifical Catholic University of Campinas

For Health Science

#1463 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1941

46. Federal University of Amazonas

For Health Science

#1472 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1909

47. Federal University of Maranhao

For Health Science

#1570 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1966

48. University of Fortaleza

For Health Science

#1580 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1973

49. Federal University of Sao Joao del-Rei

For Health Science

#1587 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
12,446
Founded
1987

50. Federal University of Mato Grosso do Sul

For Health Science

#1606 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1969

51. University of Passo Fundo

For Health Science

#1613 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1968

52. Pontifical Catholic University of Sao Paulo

For Health Science

#1649 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1946

53. Mackenzie Presbyterian University

For Health Science

#1653 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1952

54. Catholic University of Brasilia

For Health Science

#1688 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1974

55. Federal University of Campina Grande

For Health Science

#1728 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
2002

56. Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro

For Health Science

#1743 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1941

57. State University of Feira de Santana

For Health Science

#1778 in the World
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1976

58. Western Parana State University

For Health Science

#1798 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1994

61. Federal University of Alfenas

For Health Science

#1815 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1914

62. State University of Piaui

For Health Science

#1899 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1988

The best cities to study Health Science in Brazil based on the number of universities and their ranks are Sao Paulo, Porto Alegre, Campinas, and Belo Horizonte.