Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Goiás

country rank  54
world rank  2632

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University Overview

Established in 1959, Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Goiás (Pontifical Catholic University of Goiás) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Goiânia (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Goias. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Ipameri. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministério da Educação, Brazil (Ministry of Education, Brazil), Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Goiás (PUC GOIÁS) is a large (EduListing enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Goiás (PUC GOIÁS) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the EduListing degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 60 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations.

University Identity

Name Pontifical Catholic University of Goiás
Founded 1959
Motto Veritas, in scientia et fide
Truth, in Science and in belief
Colours Grey and yellow

University Location

Address Avenida Universitária 1440 - Caixa Postal 86 - Setor Universitário
Goiânia (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
74605-010 Goias
T +55 (62) 3946 1239
F +55 (62) 3946 1005
Other locations Ipameri

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported
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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Catholic Christian-Catholic

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Goiás's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Ministério da Educação, Brazil

Memberships and Affiliations

  • International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU)
  • Conselho de Reitores das Universidades Brasileiras (CRUB)

Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Monday, 18 May 2020