Federal University of Para History
Federal University of Para colloquially known as Universidade Federal do Para and UFPA is a Brazilian higher education establishment located in the city of Belem, Para. The university was established by the Brazilian government in 1957 and has ever since grown to enrol over 42000 students.
Federal University of Para Programs, Courses, and Schools
Federal University of Para offers a range of undergraduate and graduate programs in subjects such as History, Theology, Philosophy, Architecture, Languages and Literature, Linguistics, Archaeology, Performing Arts, Arts and Design, Sociology, International Relations, and Developmental Studies.
Federal University of Para also offers programs in Communication and Media Studies, Geography, Chemistry, Geology, Earth Sciences, Law, Health Sciences, Astronomy, Mathematics, Statistics, Medicine, Dentistry, Sports Science, Veterinary Sciences, Agriculture, Forestry, Biological Sciences, Business Management, and Economics.
Federal University of Para Campuses
Federal University of Para has its primary campus located in the city of Belem in Para State, Brazil with ten additional campuses located throughout the state. The campus in Belem is the administrative headquarters of the university and hosts majority faculties and offers modern student services.
Federal University of Para offers services such as classrooms, lecture halls, laboratories, and libraries with digital and print resources. The university also offers ample student accommodation options, dining halls, restaurant, bookstore, health facilities, and recreational spaces.
Federal University of Para Achievements
Federal University of Para is ranked 64th in Times Higher Education Latin America Rankings 2020 and placed amongst top 300 institutions globally in the Impact Rankings by Times Higher Education. The university is also placed in 1001+ bracket in World University Rankings 2021 by THE.
Federal University of Para is ranked 131st in Latin American region in LatAm Rankings 2020 published by QS Top Universities. The university was also placed in 800-1000 bracket in the Academic Rankings of World Universities or ARWU in 2019.
Federal University of Para USP
Federal University of Para ha been accredited by a number of bodies including the Ministry of Education of Brazil, RENEX, and CRUB. The university also offers affordable tuition fee structure and has a number of scholarships available for meritorious students.
Federal University of Para also boasts of a low student to faculty ratio of 13:1. The university is considered one of the leading research centers for Biology owing to its proximity to lush green Amazon Rainforests.
Federal University of Para Notable Alumni
Edmilson Rodrigues (Politician), Zenaldo Coutinho (Mayor of Belem), Jader Barbalho (Brazilian senator), and Mario Couto (Brazilian politician).
Federal University of Para Application Requirements
Federal University of Para Deadlines
Deadlines may vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific requirements
Federal University of Para Rankings
Rua Augusto Corrêa, 1 - Guamá, Belém - PA, 66075-110, Brazil,Brazil