Pontifical Catholic University of Minas Gerais Rankings

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In the World#1202 of 14178
In Latin America#75 of 1756
In Brazil#35 of 198
In Belo Horizonte#2 of 4
In Philosophy#143 of 5,138

Quick Review

Religion
Christian-Catholic
Enrollment
45,000
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Private
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
Portuguese

Publications & Citations

Publications
10,849
Citations
44,475

Pontifical Catholic University of Minas Gerais majors

by publication count

Philosophy
1,812
Medicine
843
Art
813
Political science
659
Computer science
637
Sociology
622
Biology
579
Psychology
434
Physics
374
Geography
365
Materials science
242
Engineering
216
Mathematics
141
Business
123
Chemistry
115
Environmental science
106
Economics
48
History
35
Geology
29

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Philosophy2931,286
Art752166
Geography9022,397
Political science9841,040
Sociology12121,304
Medicine14888,341
Economics15321,214
Computer science17123,693
Biology17368,561
Engineering17431,582
Environmental science17811,187
Mathematics17982,266
Psychology18192,923
Geology1975330
Physics2250693
History23368
Business2341415
Materials science24931,568
Chemistry28061,928

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199321
199401
199541
199671
1997340
1998431
1999608
20004932
200126544
20026480
2003114150
2004135198
2005214273
2006264561
2007300774
20083111136
20094531534
20105002014
20114802441
20126332879
20136583366
20147973780
20157193719
20168753391
20178693322
20189653215
20199384029
20206584585

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsSenior high school certificate and entrance examination
Academic CalendarFebruary to November (February - June; August-November)
Enrollment45,000
Full time employee3,750
Student:staff ratio12:1

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$3,750$6,250
International students$3,750$6,250

Pontifical Catholic University of Minas Gerais 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++++
Especialização/ AperfeiçoamentoAccountancy, Architecture, Automation and Control Engineering, Business and Commerce, Civil Law, Cognitive Sciences, Commercial Law, Criminal Law, Data Processing, Dental Technology, Educational Psychology, Energy Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Finance, Fiscal Law, Geological Engineering, Gerontology, Human Resources, Industrial Engineering, Labour Law, Management, Marketing, Notary Studies, Nursing, Pathology, Production Engineering, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Psychoanalysis, Psychology, Public Law, Rehabilitation and Therapy, Safety Engineering, Sanitary Engineering, Software Engineering, Structural Architecture, Taxation, Telecommunications Engineering
MestradoAdministration, Arts and Humanities, Computer Science, Dentistry, Education, Electrical Engineering, Geography, International Relations, Law, Mass Communication, Mathematics Education, Mechanical Engineering, Psychology, Religious Studies, Science Education, Social Sciences, Surveying and Mapping, Zoology
DoutoradoAdministration, Arts and Humanities, Computer Science, Dentistry, Education, Electrical Engineering, Geography, International Relations, Law, Mass Communication, Mathematics Education, Mechanical Engineering, Psychology, Religious Studies, Science Education, Social Sciences, Surveying and Mapping, Zoology

General info

Alternative namesPUC MINAS
Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Minas Gerais
Founded1958
WikipediaPontifical Catholic University of Minas Gerais
AccreditationMinistério da Educação, Brazil
MottoConhecimento que transforma
Knowledge that transforms
Colorsblue, gray
Academic structureFaculty of Biological and Health Sciences
Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences
Faculty of Mathematical Sciences and Informatics
Faculty of Humanities
Faculty of Social Sciences
Faculty of Philosophy and Theology
Faculty of Engineering
Faculty of Communication and Arts
Faculty of Psychology
Faculty of Law
Affiliations and membershipsInternational Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU)
Conselho de Reitores das Universidades Brasileiras (CRUB)
Brazilian Association for International Education (FAUBAI)
Coimbra Group of Brazilian Universities (GCUB)

Location and Contacts

Address500 Dom José Gaspar Street - Coração Eucarístico
Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, 30535-901
Brazil
City population2,513,000
Phone+55 (31) 3319 4444
Fax+55 (31) 3319 4225

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