100 Best universities for Psychology in Brazil

Below is the list of best universities in Brazil ranked based on their research performance in Psychology. A graph of 1.06M citations received by 70.1K academic papers made by 101 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 Psychology

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    Federal University of Parana logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1912
  14. For Psychology

    Federal University of Santa Maria logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1960
  15. For Psychology

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

    Federal University of Pernambuco logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1946
  17. For Psychology

    Federal University of Bahia logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1946
  18. For Psychology

    Federal University of Paraiba logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1955
  19. For Psychology

    Federal University of Pelotas logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1969
  20. For Psychology

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

    Federal University of Ceara logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1954
  22. For Psychology

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

    State University of Londrina logo
    Founded
    1970
  24. For Psychology

    Pontifical Catholic University of Sao Paulo logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1946
  25. For Psychology

    Sao Francisco University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Founded
    1976
  26. For Psychology

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

    Federal University of Para logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1957
  28. For Psychology

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

    Federal University of Juiz de Fora logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1960
  30. For Psychology

    Federal University of Goias logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1960
  31. For Psychology

    Mackenzie Presbyterian University logo
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    1952
  32. For Psychology

    State University of Maringa logo
    Founded
    1970
  33. For Psychology

    Pontifical Catholic University of Campinas logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1941
  34. For Psychology

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

    Catholic University of Brasilia logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1974
  36. For Psychology

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

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

    Lutheran University of Brazil logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1972
  39. For Psychology

    Pontifical Catholic University of Minas Gerais logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1958
  40. For Psychology

    Catholic University of Pelotas logo
    Founded
    1960
  41. For Psychology

    State University of Ceara logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1975
  42. For Psychology

    Pontifical Catholic University of Goias logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1959
  43. For Psychology

    Federal University of Vicosa logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1922
  44. For Psychology

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

    University of the Extreme South of Santa Catarina logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1968
  46. For Psychology

    University of Pernambuco logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1990
  47. For Psychology

    Federal University of Alagoas logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1961
  48. For Psychology

    University of Fortaleza logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1973
  49. For Psychology

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

    Federal University of Piaui logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1973
  51. For Psychology

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

    Estacio de Sa University logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1970
  53. For Psychology

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

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

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

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

    State University of Feira de Santana logo
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1976
  58. For Psychology

    Federal University of Mato Grosso logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1970
  59. For Psychology

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

    State University of Ponta Grossa logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1970
  61. For Psychology

    Federal University of Amazonas logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1909
  62. For Psychology

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

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

    Federal University of Pampa logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    2006
  65. For Psychology

    Federal Rural University of Pernambuco logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1912
  66. For Psychology

    State University of Santa Cruz logo
    Acceptance Rate
    48%
    Founded
    1972
  67. For Psychology

    Methodist University of Sao Paulo logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Founded
    1970
  68. For Psychology

    Federal University of Maranhao logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1966
  69. For Psychology

    State University of Southwest Bahia logo
    Acceptance Rate
    58%
    Founded
    1980
  70. For Psychology

    State University of Paraiba logo
    Founded
    1966
  71. For Psychology

    Federal University of Alfenas logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1914
  72. For Psychology

    Federal University of Tocantins logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    2000
  73. For Psychology

    Federal University of Vale do Sao Francisco logo
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    2002
  74. For Psychology

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

    Catholic University of Pernambuco logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1951
  76. For Psychology

    Federal University of Grande Dourados logo
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    2005
  77. For Psychology

    Federal University of Campina Grande logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    2002
  78. For Psychology

    University of Taquari Valley logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1969
  79. For Psychology

    Feevale University logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1969
  80. For Psychology

    University of Santa Cruz do Sul logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1993
  81. For Psychology

    University of Taubate logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1974
  82. For Psychology

    Sao Judas Tadeu University logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1971
  83. For Psychology

    Catholic University Dom Bosco logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1961
  84. For Psychology

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

    University of Mogi das Cruzes logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1962
  86. For Psychology

    Federal University of Lavras logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1908
  87. For Psychology

    Catholic University of Santos logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Founded
    1986
  88. For Psychology

    Nove de Julho University logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1972
  89. For Psychology

    Minas Gerais State University logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1989
  90. For Psychology

    FUMEC University logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1965
  91. For Psychology

    University of Northern Parana logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1972
  92. For Psychology

    Federal University of Reconcavo da Bahia logo
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    2005
  93. For Psychology

    Positivo University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1988
  94. For Psychology

    State University of Piaui logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1988
  95. For Psychology

    Federal University of Amapa logo
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1990
  96. For Psychology

    Federal University of Technology - Parana logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1909
  97. For Psychology

    Federal University of Itajuba logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1913
  98. For Psychology

    Anhembi Morumbi University logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1972
  99. For Psychology

    Catholic University of Salvador logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1961
  100. For Psychology

    University of Franca logo
    Acceptance Rate
    98%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1970

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