Federal University of Bahia Rankings

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In the World#461 of 14178
In Latin America#18 of 1756
In Brazil#11 of 198
In Salvador#1 of 4
In Art#65 of 5,495

Quick Review

Enrollment
37,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Website
ufba.br
Languages
Portuguese

Publications & Citations

Publications
29,211
Citations
351,783

Federal University of Bahia majors

by publication count

Medicine
6,089
Biology
3,347
Chemistry
2,304
Philosophy
1,902
Psychology
1,363
Art
1,332
Political science
1,289
Physics
1,237
Sociology
1,151
Computer science
1,062
Geography
881
Materials science
738
Mathematics
714
Geology
491
Environmental science
453
Engineering
439
Business
282
Economics
116
History
104

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Art336,269
Philosophy1063,957
Political science3716,208
Geography38310,259
Sociology41213,277
Medicine494115,378
Environmental science62010,248
Geology6377,094
Biology77561,870
History788205
Physics79815,295
Chemistry82642,847
Psychology97413,043
Mathematics10867,728
Engineering11104,504
Business11882,374
Computer science13306,565
Materials science14218,479
Economics16251,045

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199069225
199170241
199260266
199382297
199482354
199587400
1996111447
1997130423
1998169681
1999194804
2000258972
20012641312
20023331817
20033462159
20043952905
20055534082
20065755166
20077077255
20088369478
200990913204
2010109014873
2011118817255
2012155920788
2013170324795
2014206228050
2015193927810
2016217127176
2017231128246
2018246726651
2019247131041
2020237137726

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate and entrance examination
Academic CalendarFebruary to December (February - June; August-December)
Enrollment37,500
Full time employee3,250
Student:staff ratio12:1

Tuition

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

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+
BachareladoAccountancy, Animal Husbandry, Architecture, Arts and Humanities, Biology, Chemistry, Conducting, Dance, Engineering, Geography, Geology, History, Mathematics, Medicine, Midwifery, Modern Languages, Museum Studies, Music Theory and Composition, Musical Instruments, Nursing, Nutrition, Pedagogy, Philosophy, Physics, Psychology, Public Administration, Secretarial Studies, Singing, Social Sciences, Theatre, Veterinary Science
LicenciaturaArts and Humanities, Biology, Chemistry, Dance, Geography, History, Mathematics, Modern Languages, Music, Philosophy, Physics, Psychology, Social Sciences

General info

Alternative namesUFBA
Universidade Federal da Bahia
Founded1946
WikipediaFederal University of Bahia
AccreditationMinistério da Educação, Brazil
MottoVirtute spiritus
Virtue of the Spirit
Colorsblue, white
Affiliations and membershipsConselho de Reitores das Universidades Brasileiras (CRUB)
Rede Nacional de Extensão (RENEX)

Location and Contacts

AddressRua Augusto Viana s/n - Campus Universitário Canela
Salvador, Bahia, 40110-060
Brazil
City population2,921,000
Phone+55 (71) 3283 6000
Fax+55 (71) 3283 7067

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