The University of São Paulo offers undergraduate courses in all areas of knowledge. All are free of charge and last from four to six years.
The University of São Paulo has research groups in all fields of knowledge.
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USP has no accommodation or owns houses within or outside the campus of São Paulo. The Info Housing service won’t make reservations or search for options on behalf of exchange students. The search for accommodation must be carried out by the interested parties in accordance to their economic conditions and interests.
The University of São Paulo has 70 libraries installed in various units of education, museums and research institutes on various campi. These libraries make up USP’s Integrated System of Libraries (SIBi).
The policies of technological innovation at USP are administered by USP’s Office of Innovation, so as to make available to all of society the scientific, technological and cultural knowledge produced by the University. USP’s Office of Innovation works in fields such as transfer of technology, USP-business cooperation, university entrepreneurship, sustainability, access to technology, and others.
During his/her stay in Brazil, the foreigner will be allowed to use the services of the Brazilian Public Health System only in emergency cases.
USP is one of the largest institutions of higher education in Latin America, with approximately 90,000 enrolled students. It has eleven campuses, four of them in São Paulo (the main campus is called Campus Armando de Salles Oliveira, with an area of 7,443,770 m²). The other campuses are in the cities of Bauru, Lorena, Piracicaba, Pirassununga, Ribeirão Preto and two in São Carlos.
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USP has been incredibly important to me, not only as a place where I accumulated knowledge, but also for providing situations in which I obtained personal growth. From student integration to practical exercises, it has truly an incredible experience. I think improvement could be achieved by making students and professors work more closely together, to avoid distancing that...
Overall the university provides a great experience, not only considering the level of the classes, but also the opportunities given there.