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Universidade Estadual do Norte Fluminense

Campos dos Goytacazes-RJ View map
Public
Very High
2,535
293
17

Overview

UENF (Darcy Ribeiro North Fluminense State University), located in Campos dos Goytacazes, Rio de Janeiro State, Brazil, is an institution where academic research in several areas is included in the daily routine of professors, students and technical servers. Designed by Darcy Ribeiro – a famous Brazilian intellectual who has founded or reformed several universities around the world-, UENF is recognized as one of the best universities in Brazil, according to official evaluations of the Brazilian federal government. In 2003 and 2009, UENF received (National Council for Scientific and Technological Development) the ‘Highlight of the Year Award in the Scientific Initiation’ from CNPq, what means that UENF is considered the university which best prepares students for academic career. Innovative and creative, UENF has created the first graduation in Petroleum Exploitation and Production Engineering from Brazil and has a campus in Macaé city, where the basis of operation of Campos Basin is located. The architectonic project of its principal campus is designed by Oscar Niemeyer, one of the most celebrated architects in the world. In 2008, UENF received the ‘National Award in Education in Human Rights’, created by Brazilian federal government and OEI (Organization of Iberoamerican States for Education, Science and Culture)....

University Highlights

Total students - 2,535

31%
69%

International students - 17

41%
59%

Total faculty staff - 293

90
203

Total students - 2,535

31%
69%

International students - 17

41%
59%

Total faculty staff - 293

203
90
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