Castelo Branco University Rankings

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Ranking Category
#9644 of 14,131 In the World
#736 of 1,756 In Latin America
#175 of 198 In Brazil
#9 of 9 In Rio de Janeiro

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Highest Degree
Acceptance rate

* Castelo Branco University is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because the university has programs where applicants only need to meet admission requirements to enroll and don't necessarily compete with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate
Academic CalendarFebruary to December (February - July; August-December)


The tuition table for Castelo Branco University gives an overview of costs but prices are approximate and subject to change and don't include accommodation, textbooks, or living expenses. The costs of programs might differ significantly for local and international students. The only source of truth for current numbers is the university's official website.

Program Tuition Cost (per semester)
Bachelor's Degree R$ 2,500
Master's Degree R$ 3,500
Doctorate Degree R$ 4,500

The currency used is Brazilian Real (R$).

Castelo Branco University has on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

Bacharelado Accountancy, Administration, Advertising and Publicity, Biological and Life Sciences, Biomedicine, Information Technology, Journalism, Law, Nursing, Nutrition, Pharmacy, Physical Education, Physical Therapy, Psychology, Veterinary Science
Licenciatura English, Mathematics Education, Pedagogy, Physical Education, Portuguese
Especialização / Aperfeiçoamento Physical Therapy, Physiology

Notable alumni

  1. Tamires Morena Lima

    Tamires Morena Lima
    Born in
    Brazil Flag Brazil
    1994-.. (age 30)
    handball player

    Tamires Morena Lima de Araújo is a Brazilian handballer for CS Gloria 2018 Bistrița-Năsăud and the Brazilian national team.

Castelo Branco University faculties and divisions

Course/Programme : Graphic Design Graphic Design
School : Applied Social Sciences Advertising and Publicity, Journalism, Law, Social Work
School : Exact Sciences and Technology Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Production Engineering
School : Health Sciences and Environmental Studies Biological and Life Sciences, Biomedicine, Nursing, Nutrition, Physical Education, Physical Therapy, Radiology, Veterinary Science
School : Management and Technology Accountancy, Information Technology, Management
School : Teacher Training Foreign Languages Education, Humanities and Social Science Education, Mathematics Education, Native Language Education, Pedagogy, Physical Education, Science Education, Teacher Training

General information

Alternative names UCB
Universidade Castelo Branco
Founded 1971
Accreditation Ministry of Education
Colors red, blue, white

Location and contacts

Address Avenida Santa Cruz, 1631 Realengo
Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, 21710-255
City population 6,776,000

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