UFPR - Universidade Federal do Paraná
Founded in 1912, Federal University of Paraná UFPR is considered the oldest university in Brazil. Since its very beginning, UFPR has remained one of the most prestigious comprehensive universities in the country, standing out both nationally and internationally. In Undergraduate and Graduate instruction, research, service and culture, UFPR is in a privileged position among Brazilian higher education institutions, with considerable international recognition.
A clear sign of UFPR’s international profile stems from partnerships with the productive and innovation sectors. Those partnerships have been established with many foreign companies based in the Curitiba region, but they also comprise relations with companies and research laboratories based abroad, as well as academic interactions with foreign universities.