University of Caxias do Sul: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#1729 of 14,131 In the World
#88 of 1,756 In Latin America
#44 of 198 In Brazil
#621 of 1,006 For Horticulture
Top50% For 10 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
75%
Enrollment
22,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Private
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
www.ucs.br
Languages
Portuguese

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate75%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate and entrance examination
Academic CalendarMarch to December (March - July; August-December)
Enrollment22,500
Full time employee850
Student:staff ratio26:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
6,391
Citations
47,072

University of Caxias do Sul majors

by publication & citation count

Chemistry
870 / 17,274
Medicine
749 / 13,902
Engineering
709 / 10,510
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
689 / 4,614
Biology
646 / 14,119
Physics
576 / 9,085
Materials Science
525 / 8,281
Business
373 / 1,621
Environmental Science
292 / 2,761
Sociology
209 / 814
Computer Science
191 / 1,988
Psychology
178 / 2,252
Chemical Engineering
166 / 2,751
Demography
143 / 2,789
Geography and Cartography
137 / 460
Nutrition and Food Science
130 / 3,851
Botany
124 / 3,561
Political Science
122 / 139
Biochemistry
115 / 4,223
Art & Design
98 / 513
Surgery
95 / 1,690
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN)
79 / 1,529
Horticulture
75 / 1,106
Marketing
72 / 487
Philosophy
72 / 9
Metallurgical Engineering
71 / 1,209
Management Information Systems
69 / 705
Physical Therapy
68 / 1,901
Hospitality and Hotel Management
62 / 71
Environmental Management
55 / 1,224
Radiochemistry
52 / 641
Education Majors
51 / 48
Management
51 / 128
Mathematics
48 / 542
Organic Chemistry
47 / 914
Project Management
44 / 86
Health Science
43 / 1,028
Pharmacology
42 / 1,184
Economics
41 / 302
Ecology
40 / 445

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 1 0
1992 1 0
1993 2 3
1994 2 2
1995 5 5
1996 2 1
1997 6 3
1998 111 1
1999 7 4
2000 12 8
2001 32 22
2002 65 73
2003 70 110
2004 82 140
2005 125 296
2006 108 457
2007 139 741
2008 197 1102
2009 244 1568
2010 285 1862
2011 323 2363
2012 468 2994
2013 492 3434
2014 523 3810
2015 639 4118
2016 654 3985
2017 583 4422
2018 641 4275
2019 570 5216
2020 619 6738
2021 430 8042

Tuition

Undergraduate
Local students $3,750
International students $500

The University of Caxias do Sul has financial aid programs.

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities +++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences +++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics +++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine +++
Engineering | IT +++
Maths | Natural Sciences +++
Especialização / Aperfeiçoamento Accountancy, Agricultural Business, Banking, Behavioural Sciences, Biological and Life Sciences, Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Business Education, Child Care and Development, Clinical Psychology, Cognitive Sciences, Education of the Handicapped, Educational Administration, Educational Sciences, Educational Technology, Ethics, Fiscal Law, Forensic Medicine and Dentistry, Health Sciences, Human Resources, Human Rights, Industrial and Production Economics, Industrial Management, Information Management, Labour Law, Literature, Management, Marketing, Nursing, Oncology, Pharmacy, Preschool Education, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Psychotherapy, Public Health, Safety Engineering, Sales Techniques, Special Education, Taxation, Town Planning, Writing
Mestrado Arts and Humanities, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Education, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Studies, Health Sciences, History, Hotel and Restaurant, Law, Materials Engineering, Mathematics Education, Mechanical Engineering, Philosophy, Production Engineering, Science Education, Tourism
Doutorado Arts and Humanities, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Education, Hotel and Restaurant, Materials Engineering, Tourism

Notable alumni

  1. José Ivo Sartori

    José Ivo Sartori
    Born in
    Brazil Flag Brazil
    Years
    1948-.. (age 74)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    José Ivo Sartori is a Brazilian politician. He is a former city councilor and former mayor of Caxias do Sul and belongs to PMDB. He is married to Maria Helena Sartori, with whom he has two sons, Marcos and Carolina. He was the 38th Governor of Rio Grande do Sul from 2015 to 2019.

General info

Alternative names UCS
Universidade de Caxias do Sul
Founded 1967
Accreditation Ministério da Educação, Brazil
Motto Pés na Região. Olhos no Mundo.
Feet in the Region. Eyes in the world
Colors blue, red, white
Affiliations and memberships Conselho de Reitores das Universidades Brasileiras (CRUB)
Organización Universitaria Interamericana (OUI)
Associação das Universidades de Língua Portuguesa (AULP)

Location and Contacts

Address Rua Francisco Getúlio Vargas 1130 - Bloco A - Petrópolis
Caxias do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul, 95070-560
Brazil
City population 517,000
Phone +55 (54) 3218 2318
Fax +55 (54) 3218 2115

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