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Universidade Federal da Bahia

Salvador Campus, Salvador Brazil
    • QS World University Rankings
      1001-1200
    • StatusPublic
    • Research OutputHigh
    • Student/Faculty Ratio16
    • International Students438
    • SizeXL
    • Total Faculty2,629

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    The Universidade Federal da Bahia (Federal University of Bahia, or UFBA) is a public university located mainly in the city of Salvador. It is the largest university of the state of Bahia. Students can study there without paying tuition fees, as it is a public university. To join the university they must pass an annual examination, known as the "vestibular".

    UFBA was created on April 8, 1946, through Decree-Law 9155. Earlier, the Federal University of Bahia was formed by the School of Medicine and their associated schools, Dentistry and Pharmacy, and the schools of Philosophy, Economics, Law beyond the Polytechnic School. The actual installation of the university took place on July 2, 1946, the oldest center of higher education in the country, the School of Medicine at the Shrine of Jesus.

    Four years later, the Federal University of Bahia was federalized. On December 4, 1950, the government enacted the 2234 law setting theFederal System of Higher Education. Since then, the university has been called the Federal University of Bahia. The history of higher education in the state dates back to 1808 when, for determination of the Portuguese court, the first school of medical education in the country was established: the Medical School of Bahia.

     

    About

    The Universidade Federal da Bahia (Federal University of Bahia, or UFBA) is a public university located mainly in the city of Salvador. It is the largest university of the state of Bahia. Students can study there without paying tuition fees, as it is a public university. To join the university they must pass an annual examination, known as the "vestibular".

    UFBA was created on April 8, 1946, through Decree-Law 9155. Earlier, the Federal University of Bahia was formed by the School of Medicine and their associated schools, Dentistry and Pharmacy, and the schools of Philosophy, Economics, Law beyond the Polytechnic School. The actual installation of the university took place on July 2, 1946, the oldest center of higher education in the country, the School of Medicine at the Shrine of Jesus.

    Four years later, the Federal University of Bahia was federalized. On December 4, 1950, the government enacted the 2234 law setting theFederal System of Higher Education. Since then, the university has been called the Federal University of Bahia. The history of higher education in the state dates back to 1808 when, for determination of the Portuguese court, the first school of medical education in the country was established: the Medical School of Bahia.

     

    University highlights

    Universidade Federal da Bahia is one of the top Public universities in Salvador, Brazil. It is ranked #1001-1200 in QS Global World Rankings 2022.

    QS World University Rankings

    • 2014
      #601-650
    • 2015
      #601-650
    • 2016
      #701+
    • 2017
      #701+
    • 2018
      #801-1000
    • 2019
      #801-1000
    • 2021
      #1001+
    • 2022
      #1001-1200

    Ranking criteria

    8.2
    Academic Reputation
    3.3
    Citations per Faculty
    3.1
    Employer Reputation
    10.6
    Faculty Student Ratio
    2
    International Faculty Ratio
    1.6
    International Students Ratio

    Student & Staff

    Total students
    42,633

    18%
    82%

    International students
    438

    67%
    33%

    Total faculty staff
    2,629

    114
    2515

    Total students
    42,633

    18%
    82%

    International students
    438

    67%
    33%

    Total faculty staff
    2,629

    2515
    114
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