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Universidade Federal de São Carlos (UFSCar)

  • QS World University Rankings
    801-1000
  • StatusPublic
  • Research OutputHigh
  • Student/Faculty Ratio13
  • International Students276
  • SizeL
  • Total Faculty1,265

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The Federal University of São Carlos (UFSCar) is a public research university located in the State of Sao Paulo. It is one of the most renowned institutions of high education and research in Brazil and Latin America. Every year about 3,000 vacancies for undergraduate courses as well as 54 graduate Programs in master's and Ph.D. in several areas of knowledge are offered at its three campuses: São Carlos, Araras and Sorocaba. Due to its rich academic excellence and important research projects, UFSCar has been rewarded with many important prizes, such as: Best Public University in Brazil countryside, Institutional Merit on Young Scientist Award in 2008 and it was ranked the eighth best university in the country, according to the General Index on Courses of the Ministry of Education.

About

The Federal University of São Carlos (UFSCar) is a public research university located in the State of Sao Paulo. It is one of the most renowned institutions of high education and research in Brazil and Latin America. Every year about 3,000 vacancies for undergraduate courses as well as 54 graduate Programs in master's and Ph.D. in several areas of knowledge are offered at its three campuses: São Carlos, Araras and Sorocaba. Due to its rich academic excellence and important research projects, UFSCar has been rewarded with many important prizes, such as: Best Public University in Brazil countryside, Institutional Merit on Young Scientist Award in 2008 and it was ranked the eighth best university in the country, according to the General Index on Courses of the Ministry of Education.

University highlights

Universidade Federal de São Carlos (UFSCar) is one of the top Public universities in São Paulo, Brazil. It is ranked #801-1000 in QS Global World Rankings 2022.

QS World University Rankings

  • 2012
    #601+
  • 2014
    #601-650
  • 2015
    #551-600
  • 2016
    #651-700
  • 2017
    #651-700
  • 2018
    #651-700
  • 2019
    #701-750
  • 2020
    #801-1000
  • 2021
    #801-1000
  • 2022
    #801-1000

Ranking criteria

13.5
Academic Reputation
16
Citations per Faculty
6.3
Employer Reputation
18.7
Faculty Student Ratio
1.5
International Faculty Ratio
2
International Students Ratio

Student & Staff

Total students
16,629

29%
71%

International students
276

74%
26%

Total faculty staff
1,265

33
1232

Total students
16,629

29%
71%

International students
276

74%
26%

Total faculty staff
1,265

1232
33
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