Universidade Estadual de Feira de Santana

country rank  106
world rank  4754

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University Overview

Established in 1976, Universidade Estadual de Feira de Santana (State University of Feira de Santana) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Feira de Santana (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Bahia. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministério da Educação, Brazil (Ministry of Education, Brazil), Universidade Estadual de Feira de Santana (UEFS) is a medium-sized (EduListing enrollment range: 7,000-7,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidade Estadual de Feira de Santana (UEFS) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the EduListing degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 44 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name State University of Feira de Santana
Acronym UEFS
Founded 1976
Motto Sitientibus
To those thirsty of knowledge
Colours Blue and white

University Location

Address Avenida Transnordestina s/n Novo Horizonte
Feira de Santana (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
44036-900 Bahia
T +55 (75) 3224 8001
F +55 (75) 3224 2284

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)

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
Admission Office UEFS-PROGRAD Avenida Transnordestina s/n Novo Horizonte
Feira de Santana 44036-900
+55 (75) 3224 8002

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 7,000-7,999
Academic Staff 1,500-1,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Universidade Estadual de Feira de Santana's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Ministério da Educação, Brazil

Year of first Accreditation


Memberships and Affiliations

  • Conselho de Reitores das Universidades Brasileiras (CRUB)
  • Rede Nacional de Extensão (RENEX)
  • Associação Brasileira dos Reitores das Universidades Estaduais e Municipais (ABRUEM)

Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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