Universidade Federal de Juiz de Fora

country rank  20
world rank  1112

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University Overview

Established in 1960, Universidade Federal de Juiz de Fora (Federal University of Juiz de Fora) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the medium-sized city of Juiz de Fora (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Minas Gerais. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministério da Educação, Brazil (Ministry of Education, Brazil), Universidade Federal de Juiz de Fora (UFJF) is a large (EduListing enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidade Federal de Juiz de Fora (UFJF) 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 Federal University of Juiz de Fora
Acronym UFJF
Founded 1960
Motto Lvmina Spargere
Spread the Light
Colours Yellow and green

University Location

Address Campus Universitário s/n - São Pedro
Juiz de Fora (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
36036-900 Minas Gerais
T +55 (32) 3229 3902
F +55 (32) 3229 3933

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
Admission Office


Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff 1,500-1,999
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 Federal de Juiz de Fora's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Yes


Institutional Accreditation

Ministério da Educação, Brazil

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Conselho de Reitores das Universidades Brasileiras (CRUB)
  • Rede Nacional de Extensão (RENEX)
  • Open Education Consortium (OEC)

Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Monday, 18 May 2020