Federal Rural University of Rio de Janeiro: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#1886 of 14,131 In the World
#106 of 1,756 In Latin America
#47 of 198 In Brazil
#181 of 1,006 For Horticulture
Top50% For 16 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
25%
Enrollment
17,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
portal.ufrrj.br
Languages
Portuguese

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate25%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate and entrance examination
Academic CalendarMarch to December (March - July; August-December)
Enrollment17,500
Full time employee950
Student:staff ratio18:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
10,601
Citations
88,793

Federal Rural University of Rio de Janeiro majors

by publication & citation count

Biology
3,316 / 45,520
Environmental Science
2,024 / 28,153
Medicine
1,287 / 14,745
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
1,062 / 4,548
Chemistry
834 / 13,852
Ecology
749 / 12,947
Horticulture
501 / 4,390
Zoology
499 / 6,266
Geography and Cartography
473 / 3,509
Botany
472 / 9,636
Agricultural Science
470 / 8,029
Physics
379 / 3,098
Veterinary
366 / 5,894
Animal Science
330 / 2,448
Engineering
326 / 4,088
Sociology
275 / 463
Nutrition and Food Science
258 / 5,268
Political Science
257 / 385
Anatomy and Physiology
249 / 1,766
Demography
244 / 2,927
Business
243 / 3,065
Forestry
239 / 1,980
Microbiology
189 / 2,800
Psychology
173 / 1,029
Computer Science
147 / 1,447
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation
142 / 2,016
Biochemistry
138 / 3,383
Theoretical Physics
135 / 921
Economics
121 / 720
Materials Science
117 / 1,264
Pathology
112 / 1,163
Quantum and Particle physics
107 / 604
Art & Design
102 / 92
Mathematics
102 / 513
Geology
97 / 1,083
Virology
96 / 1,786
Environmental Management
89 / 875
Organic Chemistry
88 / 1,490
Public Policy / Administration
85 / 208
Philosophy
85 / 22

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 17 36
1992 20 76
1993 33 57
1994 19 80
1995 35 130
1996 36 106
1997 43 111
1998 80 147
1999 88 171
2000 95 287
2001 94 344
2002 116 494
2003 124 559
2004 168 831
2005 159 1114
2006 192 1417
2007 247 1853
2008 322 2225
2009 375 2797
2010 376 3480
2011 496 4136
2012 574 5034
2013 744 6077
2014 817 6805
2015 800 7085
2016 925 7146
2017 929 7667
2018 1099 8210
2019 1046 10188
2020 1326 13443
2021 1052 16044

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students $500$500
International students $500$500

The Federal Rural University of Rio de Janeiro has on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities ++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences +++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine ++
Engineering | IT ++
Maths | Natural Sciences +++
Bacharelado Administration, Agricultural Education, Agricultural Engineering, Agriculture, Agronomy, Animal Husbandry, Architecture, Biology, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Economics, Education, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Studies, Food Science, Food Technology, Forestry, Geology, Home Economics, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Pedagogy, Pharmacy, Physical Education, Physics, Primary Education, Psychology, Public Administration, Social and Community Services, Social Sciences, Technology, Town Planning, Veterinary Science
Licenciatura Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physical Education, Physics
Especialização / Aperfeiçoamento Forest Management
Mestrado Administration, Agricultural Engineering, Animal Husbandry, Biology, Biotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Development Studies, Economics, Education, Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Studies, Food Technology, Forestry, Literature, Management, Mathematics, Mathematics Education, Philosophy, Physiology, Psychology, Regional Studies, Science Education, Social Sciences, Sustainable Development, Veterinary Science
Doutorado History, Physiology, Social Sciences

Notable alumni

  1. Herbert Vianna

    Herbert Vianna
    Born in
    Brazil Flag Brazil
    Years
    1962-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    composersinger-songwriterguitaristsingerrecord producer
    Biography

    Herbert Lemos de Sousa Vianna is a Brazilian singer, songwriter, guitarist and record producer mainly known for his work with rock band Os Paralamas do Sucesso.

  2. João Barone

    João Barone
    Born in
    Brazil Flag Brazil
    Years
    1962-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    drummermusician
    Biography

    João Alberto Barone Reis e Silva, better known as João Barone, is a Brazilian drummer.

  3. José Eduardo Dutra

    José Eduardo Dutra
    Born in
    Brazil Flag Brazil
    Years
    1957-2015 (aged 58)
    Occupations
    businesspersongeologistpolitician
    Biography

    José Eduardo de Barros Dutra was a Brazilian businessman, geologist and politician. He joined Petrobras in 1983, and served as CEO from 2003 to 2005. From 2007 to 2009, Dutra led the fuel distribution unit at Petrobras. He was elected president of the Workers' Party in 2009, then returned to the company in 2012. He was elected to the Federal Senate in 1994 and served until his death from cancer in 2015.

  4. Altemir Gregolin

    Altemir Gregolin
    Born in
    Brazil Flag Brazil
    Years
    1964-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Altemir Gregolin is a veterinarian, Brazilian politician a member of the Workers Party since 1985. He served between April 3, 2006 to January 1, 2011, the end of the government of President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva.

General info

Alternative names UFRRJ
Universidade Federal Rural do Rio de Janeiro
Founded 1910
Accreditation Ministry of Education
Colors yellow, green
Academic structure Institute of Agronomy
Institute of Biology
Institute of Exact Sciences
Institute of Human and Social Sciences
Institute of Education
Forestry Institute
Institute of Technology
Institute of Veterinary Medicine
Institute of Animal Science
Multidisciplinary Institute
Institute of Três Rios
Affiliations and memberships Conselho de Reitores das Universidades Brasileiras (CRUB)
Rede Nacional de Extensão (RENEX)
Grupo Coimbra de Universidades Brasileiras (GCUB)
Associação Nacional dos Dirigentes das Instituições Federais de Ensino Superior (ANDIFES)

Location and Contacts

Address Rodovia BR 465 - KM 7 - s/n - Campus Universitário
Seropédica, Rio de Janeiro, 23890-000
Brazil
City population 83,000
Phone +55 (21) 2682 1090
Fax +55 (21) 2682 1120

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