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Universidade Cruzeiro do Sul, Université Cruzeiro do Sul

Address: Rua Dr. Leocádio, 422 - Centro Histórico, Paranaguá - PR, 83203-170, Brazil

Description Universidade Cruzeiro do Sul, Université Cruzeiro do Sul

  • Location: Sao Paulo, Brazil
  • Year of foundation: 1965
  • Language of instruction: Portuguese, English
  • Number of students: more than 15 000
  • Type of training: mixed.

Universidade Cruzeiro do Sul (UNICSUL)was founded in 1965 in the format of a college. Since 1993, UNICSUL is one of the best universities in Brazil, part of the Cruzeiro do Sul Educacional. In the years when the Internet was not so developed, this university was already adjusting to the coming changes, conducting research in the field of distance education, the use of new information technologies. In 2012, UNICSUL re-received MECaccreditation, but this time for amaximum period of 10 years of the training process, permission to conduct distance courses. In recent years, the university has opened several educational campuses, concluded dozens of contracts with international educational institutions, and therefore is included in the TOP of the best universities in Brazil and the world.

About 15 000-20 000 students study here under the guidance of 1500 qualified specialists.

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UnICSUL offers a number of free courses for all comers:

  • Architecture, art, design, fashion
  • Communication
  • International relations, law
  • education
  • Engineering, technology
  • Management, business
  • health.

Examples of courses:

  • Anxiety: lack or protection?
  • Pathophysiological and modern aspects of obesity
  • Legal aspects: intellectual property, patents
  • Carboxytherapy
  • Business coaching in dentistry
  • Brazilian culture, Portuguese language for foreigners
  • astronomy
  • Courses of preparation for entrance examinations.

Also on the territory of the university monthly events are held: lectures with invited speakers, concerts and fairs, exhibitions. Every April is an opportunity for students to interact with scientific specialists to exchange experience at face-to-face lectures. The Day of Social Responsibility is also held annually.

Students during the academic year undergo training in clinics-schools of the university in the following areas:

  • physiotherapy
  • Veterinary medicine
  • stomatology
  • Nursing Care Center
  • Legal practice
  • Psychological research, care
  • Specialized education
  • Physical education.


  • TOP-30 best universities in Brazil
  • TOP-5% of the best universities in the world
  • The percentage of enrollment is 70%.

Equipment Universidade Cruzeiro do Sul, Université Cruzeiro do Sul

UNICSUL is located in 7 educational and residential campuses:

  • Villa-Lobos is located in the west of São Paulo, has easy access to the Imperatriz Leopoldina train station.
  • Guarulhos – more than 20,000 square meters of laboratories, specialized rooms, web classes and lecture halls. The building is equipped with a large library, recreation areas. From this building it is easy to reach the main campus by public and private transport
  • Santo Amaro is located next to the metro station and the train, bus stations. There are 9000 sq. m. rooms, library, laboratories.
  • Paulista is located in one of the main symbols of the city - Avenida Paulista
  • Liberdade – in the economic, cultural and tourist center of São Paulo. On an area of 15,000 sq. m. equipped with laboratories, classrooms, a library and all the amenities for living and learning
  • Analia Franco – classrooms, laboratories, clinics on 35 000 sq. m. near the shopping center and metro station Tatuape
  • Freedom is a 20,000 sqm academic community near Sao Joaquim do Metro Station
  • Sao Miguel – classrooms, classrooms, scientific laboratories, clinics equipped with the latest technology on an area of 65,000 sq. m.

Sports facilities:

  • Sports complex with swimming pool: swimming, hydrogymnastics, strength training, etc.
  • Semi-Olympic heated swimming pool
  • Indoor gym
  • Indoor fields for team games.

Term dates, timetable and extra fees

Training is conducted in semesters: autumn and spring.

Additional costs will include:

  • Books, consumables
  • Accommodation, meals
  • transport
  • Personal expenses (mobile communication, clothes, rest, etc.)
  • Medical care.

Entry requirements, assessment and extra fees, how to apply, what is required to enrol, conditions, entry tests and exams

To enroll in UNICSUL, all applicants will need to pass one of five testing options:

  • Online test on the official website of the university
  • ENEM Test
  • Traditional exam
  • Scheduled entrance exam (held in May-June)
  • ENCCEJAtest.

On the tests, applicants must show:

  • Knowledge of Portuguese – orally and in writing
  • Basic knowledge of the direction chosen for admission.

Scholarships Universidade Cruzeiro do Sul, Université Cruzeiro do Sul

Options for financial assistance in UNICSUL:

  • CREDUCSUL – payment of 50% of the course during the study, 50% after its completion
  • FIES Foundation – Low-Income Student Funding Program created by MEC
  • With successfully passed entrance tests, each applicant has the right to a discount of 50-100% on tuition fees.

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Language courses, schools and children's language camps Primary and secondary education - private schools Preparation programmes for entering universities - higher education Higher education (after completing accredited programs A-level, IB, High School) - Bachelor, Master, MBA
- we recommend to apply 6-9 months before the start of the course (some camps and schools offer discounts for early booking or for lengthy study programs)
- there are some very popular and high demand children's camps, where the applications need to be submitted 1 year in advance (in particular Switzerland , Great Britain , USA , Canada , Austria)
- we recommend to apply one year before the start of the training program,
- some schools have a specific time frame (September-November - please specify an individual school)
- some schools require tests in several stages (UKISET, internal tests of the school: English, mathematics, logics, subjects, interview, some require a personal visit)
- we recommend to apply one year before the start of the program,
- for Foundation and Pathway programs, IELTS and TOEFL certificates are usually required, respectively

- recommended submission one year before the start of the program,
- the deadline normally closes in January, for TOP HEIs and, as a rule, in March in other universities
- for a bachelor, a Foundation or Pathway preparatory program a completed A-level, IB, High School + IELTS / TOEFL are required
- for Masters you need a graduated higher education, in some cases you need a pre-Masters program
- MBA requires completed higher education, work experience preferably at least 2-3 years, etc.
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