Federal Rural University of the Semiarid Region Rankings

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In the World#3466 of 14178
In Latin America#292 of 1756
In Brazil#99 of 198
In Mossoro#1 of 2

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Acceptance rate
15%
Enrollment
9,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate

Publications & Citations

Publications
3,321
Citations
10,391

Federal Rural University of the Semiarid Region majors

by publication count

Biology
1,111
Physics
373
Chemistry
294
Environmental science
150
Geography
149
Mathematics
147
Medicine
125
Philosophy
120
Materials science
99
Political science
87
Computer science
55
Sociology
46
Business
36
Engineering
36
Art
34
Psychology
27
Geology
12
Economics
9
History
2

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Philosophy188814
Geography1988392
Environmental science2138738
Biology21744,594
Physics2245695
Art22936
Chemistry30661,424
Mathematics3141401
Materials science3204578
Geology323841
Political science352820
Medicine4244240
Computer science4446143
Business447223
Sociology46557
Engineering478723
Economics49454
Psychology506840

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199701
199800
199900
200000
200100
200201
200300
200400
200520
2006175
20074515
20089559
200977130
2010118234
2011117335
2012169439
2013203710
2014288820
2015291863
2016279934
2017324957
20183761084
20193661237
20203891563

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate15%
Admissions RequirementsYes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Academic CalendarSemesters
Enrollment9,500
Full time employee850
Student:staff ratio11:1

Tuition

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

Federal Rural University of the Semiarid Region has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities+
Business | Politics | Social Sciences+
Languages | Culture | Linguistics
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine
Engineering | IT+
Maths | Natural Sciences+++

General info

Alternative namesUFERSA
Universidade Federal Rural do Semi-Árido
Founded1967
WikipediaFederal Rural University of the Semi-arid Region
AccreditationMinistério da Educação, Brazil
MottoPer Scientia Aridam Terram Floret
Science flourishes through the arid land
Colorsyellow, green
Affiliations and membershipsRede Nacional de Extensão (RENEX)

Location and Contacts

AddressBR 110, Km 47 s/n - Presidente Costa e Silva
Mossoró, Rio Grande do Norte, 59625-900
Brazil
City population260,000
Phone+55 (84) 3317 8224
Fax+55 (84) 3317 8228

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