Universities in Recife, Brazil
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  • Universities in Recife
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  • Universities in Recife
  • (11 institution and 5 subject rankings)
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  • Universities in Recife
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Latest ranking updates related to universities in Recife
  • 18 Mar, 2021: Latest Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities from Scimago Institutions. 3 universities from Recife appear in this ranking.
  • 04 Mar, 2021: QS World University Rankings By Subject (Business & Management Studies) updated with Federal University of Pernambuco ranked highest among 3 listed universities in Recife.
  • 01 Mar, 2021: Latest THE Emerging Economies University Ranking - Times Higher Education from THE Times Higher Education, UK. in position #401.
  • 01 Jan, 2021: Publication of Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities. Federal University of Pernambuco with highest ranking among universities in Recife ranked #683.

Highest subject rankings of universities in Recife

Veterinary Science
#201 
Federal Rural University of Pernambuco
Agricultural Sciences
#351 
Federal Rural University of Pernambuco
Environmental Sciences
#399 
Federal University of Pernambuco

Rankings of universities in Recife, Brazil 2021

#1

Federal University of Pernambuco

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (325 reviews)
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  • #19 
  • #1001 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #14 
  • #801 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #19 
  • #471 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#2

Federal Rural University of Pernambuco

Student satisfaction: 4.8 / 5.0 (784 reviews)
  • #43 
  • #535 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #48 
  • #2117 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #64 
  • #64 
RUF Ranking de universidades
[Published 07 October, 2019]


#3

University of Pernambuco

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (62 reviews)
  • #103 
  • #583 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #86 
  • #3872 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #71 
  • #71 
RUF Ranking de universidades
[Published 07 October, 2019]

#4

Catholic University of Pernambuco

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (220 reviews)
  • #86 
  • #86 
RUF Ranking de universidades
[Published 07 October, 2019]
  • #53 
  • #371 
World University Ranking 2020 - Latin America
[Published 21 September, 2020]
  • #95 
  • #3883 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

Recife Key Facts for International Students

Population: 1479000

Time: GMT -3

District/province: Pernambuco, Recife

Living costs for students in Recife:

* 100 = prices in London

  • Living costs without accommodation 61* (39% cheaper than London)
  • All costs including accommodation 41* (59% cheaper than London)
  • Meals (grocery & lower cost restaurants) 45* (55% cheaper than London)
  • Average Big Mac price 25.83 BRL
  • Plug Type C
    • Residential voltage: 127 V / 220 V
    • Frequency: 60 Hz
  • Plug Type N
    • Residential voltage: 127 V / 220 V
    • Frequency: 60 Hz

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FAQ

Federal University of Pernambuco ranks #1 in Recife in our meta ranking composed of 96 university rankings.

Among all universities in Recife Federal University of Pernambuco is listed in the largest number of rankings. See all 21 rankings where Federal University of Pernambuco is listed.

Federal Rural University of Pernambuco is ranked best in Recife for Medicine & Health (Veterinary Science). See all rankings for the Federal Rural University of Pernambuco.

Federal Rural University of Pernambuco is ranked best in Recife for Agriculture (Agricultural Sciences). See all rankings for the Federal Rural University of Pernambuco.

Federal University of Pernambuco is ranked best in Recife for Natural Sciences (Environmental Sciences). See all rankings for the Federal University of Pernambuco.

Ranking publishers

British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK

Criteria used in ranking -QS World University Rankings:
Academic Reputation 40%
Employer Reputation 10%
Faculty/Student Ratio 20%
Citations per faculty 20%
International Faculty Ratio 5%
International Student Ratio 5%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS University Rankings: Latin America:
Academic Reputation 30%
Employer Reputation 20%
Faculty to Student Ratio 10%
Staff with PhD 10%
International research network 10%
Citations per Paper 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS University Rankings BRICS:
Academic reputation 30%
Employer reputation 20%
Faculty/student ratio 20%
Staff with a PhD 10%
Papers per faculty 10%

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CWUR Center for World University Rankings

Criteria used in ranking -CWUR Center for World University Rankings:
Research Performance 40%
Quality of Education 25%
Alumni Employment 25%
Quality of Faculty 10%

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Centre for Science and Technology Studies, Leiden University, Netherlands

Criteria used in ranking -CWTS Leiden Ranking:
Academic research publication

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Nature Index

Criteria used in ranking -Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions:
Article count (AC)
Fractional count (FC)
Weighted fractional count (WFC)

RUF

Criteria used in ranking -RUF Ranking de universidades:
Research 42%
Teaching 32%
Labour Market 18%
Innovation 4%
Internalization 4%

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Scimago Institutions

Criteria used in ranking -Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities:
Research 50%
Innovation 30%
Societal 20%

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ShanghaiRanking Consultancy

Criteria used in ranking -ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities - ShanghaiRanking:
Alumni winning research prizes 10%
Staff winning research prizes 20%
Research paper publications 20%
Papers published in Nature and Science 20%
Papers indexed in Science Citation Index-Expanded and Social Science Citation Index 20%
Per capita academic performance 10%

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StuDocu

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THE Times Higher Education, UK

Criteria used in ranking -THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE Latin America Rankings:
Teaching (the learning environment) 36%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 34%
Citations (research influence) 20%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE Emerging Economies University Ranking - Times Higher Education:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 20%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 10%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 10%

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Urap

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Us News

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Webometrics

Criteria used in ranking -Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities:
Visibility 50%
Excellence 35%
Transparency 10%
Presence 5%

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