Federal University of Viçosa
Region: Latin America
Country/Region: Brazil
Found Year: 1922
Address: Av. Peter Henry Rolfs, s/n, Campus Universitário
Introduction

The Universidade Federal de Viçosa (UFV) stands out in national and international scene as a center of excellence in teaching, research and extension activities, ranked as one of the top ten universities in Brazil. It is internationally recognized for its graduate programs in Phytopathology, Entomology, Plant Physiology, Animal Science, Agricultural Microbiology, Genetics and Breeding, Soils and Plant Nutrition and Food Science and Technology. The UFV is composed of three campuses and offers 68 undergraduate and 49 graduate programs. The institution’s student body is composed of students from over 40 nationalities. Investing in a policy of engagement and dissemination of knowledge, UFV offers opportunities of interchange programs, keeping agreements with nearly 100 institutions from 24 different countries. The UFV also offers a wide infrastructure that includes laboratories, forest reserves, library, sports and leisure areas, restaurants, banks, and medical services. The UFV is located in the state of Minas Gerais in southeastern Brazil. This region, besides having the most developed agriculture of the country, stands out for its industrial development, representing the most important economic region of Brazil. The Universidade Federal de Viçosa seeks effective dialogue with different political sectors and the civil society, renewing its commitment to the production and dissemination of knowledge, contributing to improving the quality of life in Brazil and worldwide.

Academic Ranking of World Universities
901-1000
Academic Ranking of World Universities
The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) is recognized as the precursor of global university rankings and the most trustworthy one. ARWU presents the world's top 1000 research universities annually based on transparent methodology and objective third-party data.
501-600
2017
701-800
2018
701-800
2019
801-900
2020
901-1000
2021
Global Ranking of Academic Subjects
All Subjects
Subject
Rank
Best Ranked Subjects
Subject Rank
Food Science & Technology
101-150
Agricultural Sciences
101-150
Veterinary Sciences
201-300
Ecology
301-400
Biotechnology
401-500
Key Statistics
17595
Total Enrollment
359(2.0%)
International Students
13565
Undergraduate Enrollment
73(0.5%)
International Students
4030
Graduate Enrollment
286(7.1%)
International Students