University of the Sinos Valley

46–50 th
Latin America Rankings 2016
Av. Unisinos 950, São Leopoldo, RS, RS CEP 93022-000, Brazil

University of the Sinos Valley

More about University of the Sinos Valley

The University of the Sinos Valley (UNISINOS) is a private Jesuit university founded in 1969. The main campus of UNISINOS is located in São Leopoldo, which is about 18 miles from the state capital of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre. UNISINOS has 70 undergraduate courses, 19 academic master’s, six professional master’s, and 14 doctorates, in which are developed more than 400 research projects, all in six schools: Polytechnic, Business, Law, Health, Creative and Humanity. Our aim is to be a global research university by 2025. UNISINOS has been developing strategic partnerships with companies and universities in Brazil and across the world. These relations have strengthened research and scientific cooperation between students and professors. Through the technological institutes, UNISINOS also shows leadership in expanding knowledge to be applied to several industrial sectors.

Key statistics

  • 14,889
    Number of Students
  • 22.2
    Student to Staff Ratio
  • 1%
    Percentage of International Students
  • 53 : 47
    Student Ratio of Females to Males
Collected during World University Rankings on 28th Sep 2016

Where we are


Av. Unisinos 950
Cristo Rei
São Leopoldo - RS
RS CEP 93022-000