Universidade Estadual do Piauí

country rank  63
world rank  3226

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University Overview

Founded in 1988, Universidade Estadual do Piauí (State University of Piauí) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the medium-sized city of Teresina (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Piaui. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministério da Educação, Brazil (Ministry of Education, Brazil), Universidade Estadual do Piauí (UESPI) is a large (EduListing enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidade Estadual do Piauí (UESPI) 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 32 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations.

University Identity

Name State University of Piauí
Acronym UESPI
Founded 1988

University Location

Address Rua João Cabral s/n - Pirajá
Teresina (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
64002-150 Piaui
T +55 (86) 3213 7200
F +55 (86) 3213 7392

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)
Not reported
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Not reported

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 1,000-1,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Universidade Estadual do Piauí's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Ministério da Educação, Brazil

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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Site last updated: Monday, 18 May 2020