Federal Technological University of Paraná

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Federal Technologic University of Paraná
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Motto Tecnologia e Humanismo
(Portuguese: Technology and Humanism)
Established September 23, 1909 (School of Apprentices)
October 7, 2005 (University)
Type Public, State Assisted
Rector Prof. Dr. Carlos Eduardo Cantarelli
Academic staff 1,697 (Headcount)
Students 21,092
Location Apucarana, Campo Mourão, Cornélio Procópio, Curitiba, Dois Vizinhos, Francisco Beltrão, Guarapuava, Londrina, Medianeira, Ponta Grossa, Pato Branco and Toledo, Paraná, Brazil
Colors Yellow and black
Nickname UTFPR
Website http://www.utfpr.edu.br

Federal Technologic University of - Paraná (Portuguese: Universidade Tecnológica Federal do Paraná, shortened UTFPR) is a public university with campuses in twelve cities of the Brazilian state of Paraná.

Campuses[edit]

The campuses are located in the following cities:

History[edit]

On September 23, 1909, the President of Brazil, Nilo Peçanha created the Escolas de Aprendizes e Artífices (Schools of Apprentices and Artificers), in the Paraná state this school started in January 16, 1910 named Escola de Aprendizes e Artífices do Paraná (School of Apprentices and Artificers of Paraná).

Two decades later, it started acting as a basic education school and was renamed Industrial Lyceum of Curitiba (Portuguese: Liceu Industrial de Curitiba) in 1937. Later it was instituted together with federal industrial schools, renamed Technical School of Curitiba (Portuguese: Escola Técnica de Curitiba) in 1942 and then to Federal Technical School of Paraná (Portuguese: Escola Técnica Federal do Paraná) in 1959.

In 1978 it became a Federal Center of Technological Education.,[1] renamed Federal Center of Technological Education of Paraná (Centro Federal de Educação Tecnológica do Paraná, shortened CEFET-PR).

On October 7, 2005, president Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva transformed it into the first Federal University of Technology in Brazil, renamed Federal University of Technology - Paraná (Portuguese: Universidade Tecnológica Federal do Paraná, shortened UTFPR). It still acts as a technical high school, classified as the best of Paraná, according the Brazilian education index ENEM.

Year Portuguese name English name
1909 Escola de Aprendizes Artífices do Paraná Schools of Apprentices and Artificers
1937 Liceu Industrial do Paraná Industrial Lyceum of Curitiba
1942 Escola Técnica de Curitiba Federal Technical School of Curitiba
1959 Escola Técnica Federal do Paraná Technical School of Curitiba
1978 Centro Federal de Educação Tecnológica do Paraná Federal Center of Technological Education of Paraná
2005 Universidade Tecnológica Federal do Paraná Federal Technological University of Paraná

Degrees[edit]

UTFPR offers Licentiate, Bachelor, Bachelor of Engineering and technology degrees.

Curitiba[edit]

Those are the degrees offered by the UTFPR campus in Curitiba.

Licentiate[edit]

Bachelor[edit]

Engineering[edit]

Technology[edit]

  • Institutional communication
  • Concrete technology
  • Graphic design
  • Electrical commercial management
  • Manufacture management
  • Industrial mechatronics
  • Environmental management
  • Radiology
  • Telecommunications
  • Internet systems

Londrina[edit]

Those are the degrees offered by the UTFPR campus in Londrina.

Licentiate[edit]

Engineering[edit]

Technology[edit]

Medianeira[edit]

Those are the degrees offered by the UTFPR campus in Medianeira.

Bachelor[edit]

Licentiate[edit]

Engineering[edit]

Technology[edit]

Pato Branco[edit]

Those are the degrees offered by the UTFPR campus in Pato Branco.

Licentiate[edit]

Bachelor[edit]

Engineering[edit]

Technology[edit]

Ponta Grossa[edit]

Those are the degrees offered by the UTFPR campus in Ponta Grossa.

Bachelor[edit]

Engineering[edit]

Technology[edit]

Dois Vizinhos[edit]

Those are the degrees offered by the UTFPR campus in Dois Vizinhos

Bachelor[edit]

Engineering[edit]

Technology[edit]

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Universidade Tecnológica Federal do Paraná - Campus Curitiba