Santa Catarina State University

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Santa Catarina State University
Universidade do Estado de Santa Catarina
Logo UDESC.jpg
Other name
UDESC
TypePublic
Established1965
Location, ,
Websitewww.udesc.br

Santa Catarina State University (Portuguese: Universidade do Estado de Santa Catarina, UDESC) is a State Public University in Brazil. It was established in 1965.[1]

UDESC is located in Santa Catarina state in southern Brazil, primarily in Florianópolis and Joinville,[2] but it has multiple campuses in 10 cities.[1] According to its official website, it has over 13,000 students.[1] It is regarded as one of the best state Universities in Brazil.

Areas of concentration[edit]

UDESC boasts a wide variety of academic areas of concentration, both scientific and artistic.

Its Arts division (Centro de Artes) is known by the abbreviation CEART.[3] Subdivisions of study there are primarily in: performing arts, visual arts, design, fashion, and music.[4]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Portal » UDESC", UDESC, Universidade do Estado de Santa Catarina, retrieved 15 October 2012
  2. ^ "Universidade do Estado de Santa Catarina (UDESC)", University-Directory.eu
  3. ^ "CEART Centro de Artes da Universidade do Estado de Santa Catarina", CEART (in Portuguese), CEART, Universidade do Estado de Santa Catarina, retrieved 15 October 2012
  4. ^ "CEART » English", CEART, CEART, Universidade do Estado de Santa Catarina, retrieved 15 October 2012

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 27°36′04″S 48°31′12″W / 27.6011°S 48.5200°W / -27.6011; -48.5200