Golden League
State University of Campinas (Unicamp)

Brazil

UNICAMP Universidade Estadual de Campinas Cidade Universit?ria Zeferino Vaz - Bar?o Geraldo Campinas - SP 13083-970 Brazil

192 World
rank
1 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1966
Short name:
Unicamp
Type:
Public
Students:
27100
Faculty:
1770
Faculty/Students Ratio:
15
:
1
Web-site:
unicamp.br
Region:
Latin America
Location:
Campinas, SP
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 192 67.578
Teaching 59 83.555
Research 300 54.842
International Diversity 594 23.889
Financial Sustainability 54 84.399
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 170 75.179
Research Perfomance Rankings 419 44.495
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TEACHING
World Rank: 59
Country rank: 1
Score: 83.555
League: Diamond League
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name
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40 %
Academic staff per students 20 %
Academic staff per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per academic staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
World teaching reputation 20 %
RESEARCH
World Rank: 300
Country rank: 1
Score: 54.842
League: Silver League
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name
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40 %
Citations per academic and research staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per admitted PhD 20 %
Normalized citation impact 20 %
Papers per academic and research staff 20 %
World research reputation 20 %
INTERNATIONAL DIVERSITY
World Rank: 594
Country rank: 1
Score: 23.889
League: World League
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name
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10 %
Share of international academic staff 20 %
Share of international students 20 %
Share of international co-authored papers 20 %
Reputation outside region 20 %
International level 20 %
FINANCIAL SUSTAINABILITY
World Rank: 54
Country rank: 1
Score: 84.399
League: Diamond League
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name
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10 %
Institutional income per academic staff 20 %
Institutional income per students 20 %
Papers per research income 20 %
Research income per academic and research staff 20 %
Research income per institutional income 20 %

Overview

The University of Campinas is public university funded by the State of Sao Paulo. It was established in 1966 in the city of Campinas, with the goal to become an academic center of excellence, producing world-class basic and applied research, providing high-standards undergraduate and graduate education and serving as a catalist for economic and social development. Currently, Unicamp offers undergraduate degrees in 66 majors, including medicine, dentistry, several engineering specializations, basic natural and human sciences, applied sciences, teaching and arts. Throughout its history, Unicamp has placed a special emphasis in graduate education, with about half its student body made up with graduate students. Undergraduate and graduate education at Unicamp is provided by the State of Sao Paulo for all its students free of charge. In addition there are many graduate scholarship programs to help support students pursuing graduate degree programs. Overall, Unicamp is an internationally recognized center of academic excellence, with a very distinct profile among Brazilian higher education institutions as a leader in technology, health sciences, natural sciences, human sciences and arts.

Mission Statement

Develop and disseminate knowledge in science and technology, culture and the arts, through education, research and extension, within benchmarks of excellence in all fields of knowledge, maintaining an environment of respect to diversity, pro-coexistence and the free debate of ideas contributing to the sustainable development of society. Develop professionals capable of constant learning, prepared to act based on ethical principles and with a view to the full exercise of citizenship.