Federal University of the State of Rio de Janeiro

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Not to be confused with Federal University of Rio de Janeiro.
Federal University of the State of Rio de Janeiro
Universidade Federal do Estado do Rio de Janeiro
UNIRIO Logo.svg
Other names
UNIRIO
Type Public
Established June 5, 1979
Chancellor Malvina Tuttman
Vice-Chancellor Luiz Pedro San Gil Jutuca
Students 8,500
Undergraduates 7,308
Postgraduates 1,550
Location Brazil Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Campus Urban
Website http://www.unirio.br/

The Federal University of the State of Rio de Janeiro[1] (Portuguese: Universidade Federal do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, UNIRIO), is one of the four federally funded public universities in the State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

It has several campuses in the city of Rio de Janeiro, including two in Urca neighborhood.[2]

The university was established on June 5, 1979.[3]

The university was ranked in the 23rd place in the Government's ENADE classification, in 2006.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1]
  2. ^ "Mapa de localização" (in Portuguese). UNIRIO. Retrieved September 11, 2008. 
  3. ^ "Histórico" (PDF) (in Portuguese). UNIRIO. Retrieved September 11, 2008. 
  4. ^ "Veja a lista completa das melhores universidades do Brasil" (in Portuguese). O Globo. June 3, 2007. Retrieved September 11, 2008. 

External links[edit]

  • Official site (Portuguese)