Federal University of Minas Gerais

4.7 out of 5 (26 ratings / 24 reviews) Belo Oriente, Brazil
Placed in the southeast of Brazil, the most industrialized region of the country, UFMG, a free-of-charge public educational institution, is the oldest university in the state of Minas Gerais.  

Master's Programmes

About

History

It was founded in September 7th 1927 by the name of University of Minas Gerais (UMG). Nearly one hundred years later the institution is the national leader when it comes to education, university extension, culture, scientific research and patent generation in several fields of knowledge.

Education

Seventy-seven undergraduate courses, 80 post-graduation programs 

Research

More than 900 research centers.

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University Ranking

Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
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2019
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ARWU World University rankings is the first world university ranking. It ranks the world's top 1000 colleges and universities based on objective indicator.
World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
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World University Rankings is a vital resource that provides the definitive list of the world's best universities.
QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
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2021
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2020
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QS World University Rankings is one of the top international rankings measuring the popularity and performance of universities all over the world.
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
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Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report presents all the top universities from the U.S. and 60 other countries around the world.

Services

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Student Reviews

UFMG
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

Great university, with focus on research.

I am a bioinformatic shine student who loves genetics
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

This university is the 7th best university of South America. I am computer graduated student and to study PhD in bioinformatics, all students have to take a selection process to begin the PhD graduation. I took the biology exam and I was the second place in this selection process. I have taken 12 courses in my PhD so far and I have got 10 A's, 1 B and one C.

At the heart of Brazil, UFMG
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

The Federal University of Minas Gerais is one of the best Universities in Brazil. During my time there I've had classes with some of the most important researchers in the field of Education. Students have the opportunity to participate in comunity oriented programmes and also international experiences. As a public university, insuficient funding sometimes is a problem, but...

Belo Oriente, Estado de Minas Gerais, Brazil

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