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Universidade do Vale do Rio dos Sinos

University Web Ranking

World Rank : 1645

Country Rank : 13 (Web Ranking in brazil)


Founded in 1969. Universidade do Vale do Rio dos Sinos is a Private higher education university located in s?o leopoldo, rio grande do sul, brazil, latin america. The university awards degree in arts & humanities, business & social sciences, language & culture, medicine & health, engineering, science & technology. Internationally Universidade do Vale do Rio dos Sinos university ranked 1645 in the world. It has ranked 13 in brazil. This 50 years old higher education university admission process is based on entrance examinations. It provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission.

General Information

Acronym : UNISINOS

Founded : 1969

Areas of Studies

Diploma Bachelor Master Doctorate
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Size And Profile

Control Type : Private

Entity Type : Non-Profit

Facilities And Services

Library : Yes

Housing : Not reported

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Wikipedia Article : Universidade do Vale do Rio dos Sinos Wikipedia Article

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Online Courses


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University Latest News

Unisinos - Campus Porto Alegre / AT Arquitetura  ArchDaily

Completed in 2017 in Petrópolis, Brazil. Images by Marcelo Donadussi. The new Universidade do Vale do Rio do Sinos campus in Porto Alegre occupies an ...

Mon, 17 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Some Fish Eggs Can Hatch After Being Pooped Out by Swans  Mental Floss

The durable little killifish egg can travel along the swan's digestive tract and later hatch, which might explain how some fish wind up in isolated freshwater ...

Fri, 21 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Science news in brief: From talking to plants to a beluga-narwhal hybrid  The Independent

Watch soap bubbles turn into tiny snow globes as they freeze You may have seen the viral videos of photographers freezing soap bubbles during a recent ...

Wed, 26 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Pensoft welcomes Neotropical Biology & Conservation to its open-access journal portfolio  7thSpace Interactive

Launched by the Brazilian university Unisinos (Universidade do Vale do Rio dos Sinos) in 2006, the open-access, peer-reviewed Neotropical Biology ...

Wed, 10 Jul 2019 14:01:17 GMT
A fish egg hatched after getting eaten and pooped out by a swan

They say the journey is more important than the destination. And if you're a killifish egg, that journey may include being eaten by a swan and travelling through ...

Tue, 18 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
The Fish Egg That Traveled Through a Swan’s Gut, Then Hatched  The New York Times

Killifish manage to endure a variety of environments. The wee freshwater fish survive in isolated desert pools, lakes made by flood water, even seasonal ponds ...

Fri, 14 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
McKinsey Ramps Up MBA Hiring In Latin America—Here's What You Need To Know  BusinessBecause

Jaqueline Pellegrini joined McKinsey & Company this year as a senior digital analyst. Based out of São Paulo, she says she's revelling in the company's ...

Mon, 15 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
A Swan Swallowed This Fish Egg, Pooped It Out—and Then 49 Days Later, It Hatched

The new study is one of the first to demonstrate fish egg dispersal via avian fecal matter.

Tue, 18 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
The Asteroid Was Shooting Rocks Into Space. ‘Were We Safe in Orbit?’  The New York Times

HOUSTON — The asteroid Bennu, with the shape of a spinning top, turns out to be extremely rugged. That is going to make it difficult for a NASA spacecraft, ...

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Fish Egg Hatched Through a Swan!  News Bricks

Scientist were very much surprised to see a fish egg hatch from a swan's gut. A peculiar species of fish known as killifish manage to survive in a variety of ...

Fri, 14 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
How the Jumping Spider Sees Its Prey  The New York Times

Researchers looked deep into the eyes of a predatory spider to learn what it was looking at.

Tue, 06 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Brazil’s recession is bad – but its state finances are even worse  Gustavo Nogueira Ribeiro

Everybody talks about Brazil's recession - which has haunted the country since 2014. But the Brazilian states are also in financial ruin.

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
BepiColombo Launches on Long Journey to Mercury  The New York Times

The European-Japanese spacecraft will be the third mission to the rocky planet closest to the sun.

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Venezuela's Crisis Imperils Citgo, Its American 'Cash Cow'  The New York Times

The government oil company, crippled by sanctions and domestic turmoil, is so deep in debt that a United States subsidiary may be lost as collateral.

Mon, 01 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
What 13,000 Patents Involving the DNA of Sea Life Tell Us About the Future  The New York Times

Whether a single private entity should be able to set the direction of how the genes of so many living things are used was a piece of a broader debate at the ...

Mon, 17 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Images of the Day  Irish Times

FOLLOW SUIT: Luke (7) and Michael O'Dwyer (8) at a garden party at Áras an Uachtaráin to highlight the issue of gender-based violence. Photograph: Dave ...

Fri, 14 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Hidden diversity: 3 new species of land flatworms from the Brazilian Araucaria forest  EurekAlert

A huge invertebrate diversity is hidden on the forest floor in areas of the Araucaria moist forest, Brazil. Land flatworms constitute a numerous group among these ...

Mon, 09 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Habitat Split and the Global Decline of Amphibians  Science Magazine (subscription)

The worldwide decline in amphibians has been attributed to several causes, especially habitat loss and disease. We identified a further factor, namely “habitat ...

Sun, 10 Mar 2019 07:18:48 GMT
Still a long way to go on internationalisation  University World News

In the last few weeks, reports and articles have highlighted the performance of higher education in China. Data shows that the number of international students ...

Fri, 16 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Negative effects of prolonged dietary restriction on male mating effort: nuptial gifts as honest indicators of long-term male condition

The handicap principle proposes that sexual signals must be costly to be honest. Honesty may be maintained by the costs paid by honest signallers or by the ...

Wed, 24 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT
How much can we trust people who sign plea bargains?  The Brazilian Report

Plea bargains have certainly fueled Operation Car Wash, the largest anti-corruption investigation in Brazilian history, but they aren't without flaws.

Fri, 20 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Quilombolas’ community land rights under attack by Brazilian ruralists

Four million African slaves were transported to Brazilian plantations. Many fled into the wild, some as far as the Amazon, and established quilombos — runaway ...

Fri, 25 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Study: Amazon River is at least 9 million years old

According to new research, the Amazon River is between 9 and 9.4 million years old. Estimates that the river is considerably younger are wrong, scientists say.

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 07:00:00 GMT
News from the depths: A new cave-dwelling flatworm species from the Brazilian savanna  EurekAlert

Field research in a limestone cave in the Brazilian savanna recorded the first obligate cave-dwelling flatworm of the suborder Continenticola in South America.

Wed, 28 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT
'Snail vs flatworm' is no sluggish predatory encounter (video)  Earth Touch News

The predatory flatworms known as land planarians are just about a snail's worst nightmare, as recent footage out of Brazil's Atlantic Forest graphically shows.

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Brazilian zoologists discovered the first obligate cave-dwelling flatworm in South America  Science Daily

Typical cave-dwelling organisms, unpigmented and eyeless, were discovered in a karst area located in northeastern Brazil. The organisms were assigned to a ...

Thu, 25 Sep 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Alarming Study Suggests Bitcoin Consumes an Astonishing Amount of Energy and It's Only Getting Worse  Gizmodo

It takes a lot of electricity to mine bitcoins, and as more miners try to cash in on the crypto craze, the amount of energy required to win new coins increases ...

Wed, 16 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Solidarity Economy Part 1: Cooperative Development in Rio and Beyond  RioOnWatch

Clique aqui para Português. This is the first article of our three-part series on the Solidarity Economy in Brazil. When one stops to consider Rio's hundreds of ...

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMT

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