University of Campinas (UNICAMP), Brazil
The University of Campinas is a public university in the state of São Paulo, Brazil. Created in 1962, Unicamp's goal was to promote science education in the industrial pole of São Paulo's interior region. As of 2014, the university had 18,700 undergraduate students, 15,900 graduate students, and 1,750 faculty members. Its main campus is located in the Barão Geraldo district of Campinas, with additional campuses in Limeira and Piracicaba. The University of Campinas offers programs of under-graduation and post-graduation in the different areas of knowledge (biological and health careers, arts, humanities, exact, hard sciences, technology and earth sciences). According to the Times Higher Education 2013-2014 World University Rankings, Unicamp is ranked within the category of 301st through 350th best universities in the world and the second best in both Brazil and Latin America. The Times Higher Education-QS World University Rankings also pointed Unicamp, one of the 50 best "young" universities in the world.
Prof. Dr. Daniela Magalhães Prates
|Address:||University of Campinas
353 Pitágoras Street
Campinas, São Paulo
Zip code: 13.083-857
|Major research focus:||International economics|