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Universidade de Brasilia, Brasilia
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The University of Brasília is a Brazilian public university funded by the Brazilian federal government. It is located in the country's capital, Brasília.In Brasilia there are over 114 colleges recognized by the MEC .HistoryThe University of Brasilia Foundation was created on December 15, 1961. Professor Darcy Ribeiro, who became its first chancellor, was one of the most enthusiastic supporters of its creation. The architect Oscar Niemeyer designed its main building, the Central Institute of Sciences (ICC), which has 700 m of length.The institution was created on April 21, 1962, following the plan of its founders, educator Anísio Teixeira and anthropologist professor Darcy Ribeiro. As of 2010, it had 1,757 professors and 2,391 employees as well as over 30,000 graduate and undergraduate students. Each semester, the University of Brasília accepts nearly 2,000 incoming students for its 61 undergraduate programs. On the graduate level, the university offers 49 master's degrees and 27 doctoral programs.AcademicsThe university has : 22 institutes, 50 departments, 16 scientific, technological, cultural, artistic and general service centers, student and staff residences, a hospital, a sports center, a seismological observatory, physical experiment facilities, including plasma, liquid crystals, complex fluids and optical spectroscopy, an Animal Research Laboratory, a library, a restaurant for students, a farm for ecological, agricultural and forestry research, and an ecological station. The university was one of the first in Brazil to offer the Programa de Avaliação Seriada (PAS), an alternative evaluation method for high school students to get into college bypassing both phases of vestibular.
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  • Beautiful, new, accommodative, nice, airy, quiet, nicely divided with areas, wooded, and smooth operation.
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  • Wide tree-lined University where the buildings of the various courses are quite far apart. The library is fairly complete and open to the general public.
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  • One of the largest federal universities of Brazil but not worth the visit, is scrapped and looks more like a maze. Brasilia has other points of interest more interesting.
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  • Excellent i have a lot of information about this university but i can not find any road for go to America for study in this lovely place
  • Best of college in the area
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  • One of the best universities in the country.
  • Incredible place!