Federal University of Sao Carlos Rankings

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In the World#731 of 14178
In Latin America#41 of 1756
In Brazil#23 of 198
In Sao Carlos#1 of 1
In Philosophy#42 of 5,138

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
5%
Enrollment
12,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
ufscar.br
Languages
Portuguese

Publications & Citations

Publications
36,406
Citations
423,999

Federal University of Sao Carlos majors

by publication count

Materials science
5,296
Chemistry
4,922
Biology
4,329
Medicine
2,536
Philosophy
2,188
Psychology
2,130
Computer science
1,889
Physics
1,885
Sociology
1,185
Mathematics
1,184
Political science
1,079
Art
984
Geography
864
Engineering
684
Environmental science
534
Business
412
Economics
124
Geology
68
History
37

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Philosophy1053,964
Art295788
Materials science31292,520
Chemistry50197,802
Sociology5507,175
Geography5984,794
Political science6702,242
Biology68582,436
Environmental science7537,226
Physics81314,594
Psychology81619,463
Computer science85317,784
Engineering8597,180
Business9783,623
Medicine98925,182
Mathematics10258,570
Economics14911,306
History163227
Geology1651598

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199053260
199142262
199261245
199374291
1994107341
1995127419
1996197463
1997211661
1998281872
19993441149
20004461589
20014801951
20025302517
20035863361
20046954506
20056955363
20068156910
20078838971
2008110611184
2009130413329
2010142515601
2011153520148
2012197124253
2013198127484
2014227531066
2015227032707
2016274232044
2017285633501
2018310132785
2019303938596
2020260346105

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate5%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate and entrance examination
Academic CalendarMarch to December (March - June; August-December)
Enrollment12,500
Full time employee1,250
Student:staff ratio10:1

Tuition

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

Federal University of Sao Carlos 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+++
BachareladoAgriculture, Education, Engineering, Information Sciences, Mathematics and Computer Science, Natural Sciences, Performing Arts, Social Sciences
MestradoEducation, Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science, Natural Sciences, Philosophy, Social Sciences

General info

Alternative namesUFSCAR
Federal University of São Carlos
Universidade Federal de São Carlos
Founded1968
WikipediaFederal University of São Carlos
AccreditationMinistério da Educação, Brazil
MottoExcelência acadêmica e compromisso social
Academic excellence and social commitment
Colorsorange, white, black
Academic structureCenter for Exact and Technology Sciences
Center for Biological and Health Sciences
Center for Education and Humanities
Center for Agricultural Sciences
Center for Sciences and Technologies for Sustainability
Center for Human and Biological Sciences
Center for Management Science and Technology
Center for Nature Sciences
Affiliations and membershipsAssociação Nacional dos Dirigentes das Instituições Federais de Ensino Superior (ANDIFES)
Associação Brasileira de Educação Internacional (FAUBAI)
Grupo Coimbra de Universidades Brasileiras (GCUB)
Associação das Universidades de Língua Portuguesa (AULP)
Asociación de Universidades Grupo Montevídeo (AUGM)
Tordesillas Group

Location and Contacts

AddressVia Washington Luis - KM 235 - Monjolinho
São Carlos, Sao Paulo, 13565-905
Brazil
City population241,000
Phone+55 (16) 3351 8111
Fax+55 (16) 3361 2081

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