Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul: Ranking & Review

Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul logo
Porto Alegre Rank Brazil Rank World Rank
2 12 560
Top 4%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance rate35%
Admission selectionYes, based on entrance examinations
Total enrollment27,500
Academic calendarSemesters

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 namesPUCRS
Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul
Founded1948
MottoAd Verum Ducit
Leading the truth
AccreditationMinistério da Educação, Brazil
Affiliations and membershipsInternational Federation of Catholic Universities IFCU
Conselho de Reitores das Universidades Brasileiras CRUB
Colorsyellow, white
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePrivate
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff1,250
Student/staff ratio22
Religious affiliationChristian-Catholic

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.pucrs.br
AddressAvenida Ipiranga 6681 - Partenon
Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, 90619-900
Brazil
Urbanization levelUrban
City population1,000,000 - 5,000,000
Phone+55 (51) 3320 3660
Fax+55 (51) 3320 3885

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