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Federal University of Santa Catarina (UFSC)

4.3 out of 5 (31 ratings / 27 reviews) Florianópolis, Brazil
Since 1960, the Federal University of Santa Catarina (UFSC) has been participating in the economic, social, political and cultural development of the State and of the country. Throughout this period it has been working on preparing students to become highly skilled professionals, thus contributing to scientific progress and establishing itself as a niche of excellence, and being ranked as one of the best centers for higher education in Brazil.

Master's Programmes


In 2010, on its 50th Anniversary, UFSC had the opportunity to show its capacity, its expansion, its outstanding academic achievements and a growing participation in the life of the community.

Today, besides the investments made on new facilities and on increasing the offers for admission and the range of programs offered at the campus of Florianópolis, UFSC can already see results of its expansion in the state through the campi of Joinville, Curitibanos and Araranguá, where the focus is on meeting the local and regional needs and demands.

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Student Reviews

A good university
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

The Federal University of Santa Catarina, ranked among the best in Brazil and highlighted in the South Region.

Best it can be
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

Is a good public university

Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

The course is good, it has good teachers who give a good career support.


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