Federal University of Rio de Janeiro: Ranking & Review

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Rio de Janeiro Rank Brazil Rank World Rank
1 6 338
Top 2%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance rate5%
Admission selectionYes, based on entrance examinations
Total enrollment37,500
Academic calendarSemesters


In-state 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-+++

General info

Alternative namesUFRJ
Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro
MottoA Universidade do Brasil
The University of Brazil
AccreditationMinistério da Educação, Brazil
Affiliations and membershipsConselho de Reitores das Universidades Brasileiras CRUB
Rede Nacional de Extensao RENEX
Academic structureMathematical and Natural Sciences Center
Arts and Letters Center
Philosophy and Human Sciences Center
Legal and Economic Sciences Center
Health Sciences Center
Technology Center
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Total FTE staff7,500
Student/staff ratio5
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

Official Websiteufrj.br
AddressAvenida Pedro Calmon, 550
Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, 21941-901
Urbanization levelUrban
City population5,000,000+
Phone+55 (21) 2598 9603
Fax+55 (21) 2598 1605

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