60 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 385K citations received by 20.3K academic papers made by 60 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 Health Science

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

    Federal University of Sao Paulo logo
    Acceptance Rate
    10%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1933
  3. For Health Science

    Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1934
  4. For Health Science

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

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

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

    Federal University of Santa Catarina logo
    Acceptance Rate
    20%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1960
  8. For Health Science

    Sao Paulo State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1976
  9. For Health Science

    Federal University of Pelotas logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1969
  10. For Health Science

    University of Brasilia logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1962
  11. For Health Science

    Federal University of Bahia logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1946
  12. For Health Science

    Fluminense Federal University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1960
  13. For Health Science

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

    Federal University of Parana logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1912
  15. For Health Science

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

    Federal University of Ceara logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1954
  17. For Health Science

    Federal University of Pernambuco logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1946
  18. For Health Science

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

    Federal University of Goias logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1960
  20. For Health Science

    Federal University of Sao Carlos logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1968
  21. For Health Science

    Federal University of Paraiba logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1955
  22. For Health Science

    Federal University of Sergipe logo
    Acceptance Rate
    18%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1963
  23. For Health Science

    Federal University of Juiz de Fora logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1960
  24. For Health Science

    State University of Londrina logo
    Founded
    1970
  25. For Health Science

    Federal University of Santa Maria logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1960
  26. For Health Science

    University of Pernambuco logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1990
  27. For Health Science

    Federal University of Health Sciences, Porto Alegre logo
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    1953
  28. For Health Science

    State University of Maringa logo
    Founded
    1970
  29. For Health Science

    Santa Catarina State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1965
  30. For Health Science

    State University of Ceara logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1975
  31. For Health Science

    Federal University of Vicosa logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1922
  32. For Health Science

    State University of Ponta Grossa logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1970
  33. For Health Science

    Federal University of Alagoas logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1961
  34. For Health Science

    Federal University of Espirito Santo logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    23,744
    Founded
    1954
  35. For Health Science

    Pontifical Catholic University of Parana logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1959
  36. For Health Science

    Lutheran University of Brazil logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1972
  37. For Health Science

    Federal University of Piaui logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1973
  38. For Health Science

    Federal University of Para logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1957
  39. For Health Science

    Pontifical Catholic University of Campinas logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1941
  40. For Health Science

    Estacio de Sa University logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1970
  41. For Health Science

    Federal University of Amazonas logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1909
  42. For Health Science

    Federal University of Uberlandia logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1969
  43. For Health Science

    Rio de Janeiro State Federal University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1969
  44. For Health Science

    Federal University of Mato Grosso logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1970
  45. For Health Science

    State University of Paraiba logo
    Founded
    1966
  46. For Health Science

    Pontifical Catholic University of Sao Paulo logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1946
  47. For Health Science

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

    Federal University of Mato Grosso do Sul logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1969
  49. For Health Science

    Federal University of Maranhao logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1966
  50. For Health Science

    University of the Rio dos Sinos Valley logo
    Enrollment
    23,988
    Founded
    1969
  51. For Health Science

    University of Passo Fundo logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1968
  52. For Health Science

    Catholic University of Brasilia logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1974
  53. For Health Science

    Mackenzie Presbyterian University logo
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    1952
  54. For Health Science

    University of Fortaleza logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1973
  55. For Health Science

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

    Federal University of Alfenas logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1914
  57. For Health Science

    Western Parana State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1994
  58. For Health Science

    Pontifical Catholic University of Minas Gerais logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1958
  59. For Health Science

    Federal University of Campina Grande logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    2002
  60. For Health Science

    State University of Southwest Bahia logo
    Acceptance Rate
    58%
    Founded
    1980

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.