The State University of Maringá is located in the Northwest of Paraná, a region with more than two million inhabitants. It is organized in the Maringá, Umuarama, Cianorte, Goioerê, Diamante do Norte and Gaúcha City campuses, as well as the Iguatemi Experimental Farm, the Advanced Research Base in Puerto Rico and the Fishery Research Center in Floriano. It was created in 1970 and gained its recognition in 1976. At the end of the 80's, the first two masters courses were implemented. Currently, it offers 52 undergraduate courses, 93 of specialization, 28 of masters and 12 of... See full description.
"The universal by the regional" is the motto of the Federal University of Ceará, an institution that seeks to focus its commitment on solving local problems, not forgetting the universal character of its production. The mission of the University is to train professionals of the highest qualification, generate and disseminate knowledge, preserve and disseminate artistic and cultural values, constituting a strategic institution for the development of Ceará, Northeast and Brazil.