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Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul

Brazil

Ranking
1093rd US-News World Ranking

Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul History

The Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul, is a private university located in the Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. It was established in the year 1948 by the Catholic religious institute of the Marist brothers. This University is one of the best private universities in the country. It is the largest university in the state OF Rio Grande do Sul. 

Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul Programs, Courses and Schools

The Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul, 55 undergraduate programs, 24 master’s programs, 22 doctorate programs. It also offers 100 specialization and MBA courses, distance learning and also offers extension courses. The University has 22 faculties in a different department. The University has more than 6,197 academic staff including 25,516 undergraduate students and 5,051 postgraduate students. 

Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul Campuses

The Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul, main campus Porto Alegre. The University has ample of facilities on campus like the library center, laboratories center, sports center, museum, research center, acts hall, living center, event center, clinical center, university stadium. It has Sao Lucas hospital in the campus. 

Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul Achievements

The Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul, won first place for the fifth consecutive year by the top of mind 2019. Another novelty of the 22nd edition of the award was 13 modalities in Top Executive. Among them, Technological Park, with Tecnopuc in the first place.PUCRS was awarded in March with the Top Consumer Award - Respect Brands 2019, in the Higher Education Institution category. The honor is promoted by the National Institute of Consumer and Citizen Education (Inc) and Consumidor Magazine. The first place among the Innovation Champions, promoted by the Tomorrow Group, was once again won by PUCRS, in the Teaching and Research segment.

Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul USP

The Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul, ranked 20th by Country University Rankings for Best Universities Rankings. It also ranked 875 by World University Rankings. It ranked #451-500 by World University Subject Rankings and #49 LatAm University Rankings. The University ranked #102 BRICS Rankings. 

Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul Notable Alumni

Manuela d'Avila (Brazilian journalist), LyaLuft (Brazilian writer), Alexandre Garcia (Brazilian journalist), Luciana Genro (Brazilian lawyer), Osmar Terra (Brazilian federal deputy).

Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul Application Requirements

3
GPA
33
IB
70
Percentage

Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul Deadlines

Bachelors: Classes beginning in March: December 1

                   Classes beginning in August: May 1

Masters:   December 31

Deadlines may vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific deadlines.

Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul Rankings

Global

1093
US News
801 -1000
Times Higher Education
765
GTU Rank

Regional

Brazil
25
US News

Regional

South America
16
Times Higher Education

Regional

BRICS
102
QS

Regional

Latin America
55
QS
20
Times Higher Education

Regional

Emerging Economies
201 -250
Times Higher Education
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