Federal University of Pelotas Rankings

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In the World#1114 of 14178
In Latin America#71 of 1756
In Brazil#34 of 198
In Pelotas#1 of 2
In Philosophy#173 of 5,138

Quick Review

Enrollment
17,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Languages
Portuguese

Publications & Citations

Publications
16,816
Citations
202,555

Federal University of Pelotas majors

by publication count

Biology
3,670
Medicine
2,628
Chemistry
1,481
Physics
1,343
Philosophy
1,028
Art
855
Psychology
688
Geography
568
Sociology
484
Political science
452
Materials science
302
Mathematics
277
Environmental science
269
Computer science
225
Business
91
Engineering
54
Economics
39
Geology
38
History
25

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Philosophy2871,309
Art511337
Medicine531101,082
Geography7253,527
Political science8191,527
Physics92410,591
Biology99234,541
Sociology12361,246
Psychology13166,567
Chemistry136715,767
Mathematics13804,581
Environmental science16301,444
Business1803839
Geology2059290
Materials science21462,635
History217410
Engineering2430628
Economics2651218
Computer science3383492

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990955
19911660
19922167
199322116
199434120
199554126
199672271
199763209
1998118302
1999121375
2000119582
2001129782
2002142923
20031831163
20042321579
20052382357
20062403331
20073304244
20084455916
20094886466
20105807944
201167710160
201292711641
2013106512858
2014115314492
2015130415705
2016154615224
2017183316089
2018138816178
2019143518916
2020118220641

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate or equivalent and entrance examination
Academic CalendarMarch to December (March - July; August-December)
Enrollment17,500
Full time employee1,750
Student:staff ratio10:1

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+
BachareladoAgricultural Engineering, Agronomy, Animal Husbandry, Architecture, Biological and Life Sciences, Chemistry, Computer Science, Dentistry, Economics, Engraving, Food Science, Graphic Design, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Health Administration, Law, Medicine, Music, Nursing, Nutrition, Painting and Drawing, Physical Education, Social Sciences, Textile Technology, Tourism, Urban Studies, Veterinary Science, Visual Arts
LicenciaturaBiological and Life Sciences, Chemistry, English, French, Geography, Graphic Design, History, Literature, Mathematics, Music, Pedagogy, Philosophy, Physical Education, Physics, Portuguese, Social Sciences, Spanish, Visual Arts
Especialização/ AperfeiçoamentoAgricultural Management, Art Therapy, Chemistry, Crop Production, Dentistry, Education, Environmental Studies, Food Science, Heritage Preservation, Latin American Studies, Literature, Mathematics, Music, Nursing, Occupational Health, Oral Pathology, Painting and Drawing, Philosophy, Physical Education, Political Sciences, Public Health, Safety Engineering, Sociology, Sports, Surgery
MestradoAgricultural Engineering, Agriculture, Agronomy, Animal Husbandry, Biotechnology, Botany, Crop Production, Dentistry, Education, Entomology, Epidemiology, Fruit Production, Home Economics, Horticulture, Meteorology, Physiology, Plant Pathology, Soil Science, Technology, Veterinary Science, Zoology
DoutoradoAgricultural Engineering, Agriculture, Agronomy, Biotechnology, Botany, Crop Production, Entomology, Epidemiology, Plant Pathology, Technology, Zoology

General info

Alternative namesUFPEL
Universidade Federal de Pelotas
Founded1969
WikipediaFederal University of Pelotas
AccreditationMinistério da Educação, Brazil
MottoMemento Ascendere Semper
Knowledge in Motion
Colorswhite, blue
Affiliations and membershipsConselho de Reitores das Universidades Brasileiras (CRUB)
Associação Nacional dos Dirigentes das Instituições Federais de Ensino Superior (Andifes)

Location and Contacts

AddressRua Gomes Carneiro, 01 - Centro
Pelotas, Rio Grande do Sul, 96010-610
Brazil
City population328,000
Phone+55 (53) 3921 1027
Fax+55 (53) 3921 1268

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