Established in 1970, Universidade de Santo Amaro (University of Santo Amaro) is a private higher education institution located in the metropolis of São Paulo, Sao Paulo. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministério da Educação, Brazil (English: Ministry of Education, Brazil), Universidade de Santo Amaro (UNISA) is a coeducational higher education institution. Universidade de Santo Amaro (UNISA) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 46 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. UNISA also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.