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The Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte is a public educational institution, among the 10 largest universities in Brazil. On our site, you can find information about our undergraduate, master’s degree and doctoral programs, our structure for teaching and research, and services offered to the international community.



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May 20, 2019

Câmara Cascudo Museum takes part in the Museums Week with activities open to the community

Museum of the Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte intends to increase the audience and value its role in society


May 6, 2019

UFRN has 14 letters patent and stands out among the universities of the Northeast region with the largest number of grants for intellectual property

The institution currently has more than 220 patent applications with the National Institute of Intellectual Property (INPI)


March 29, 2019

UFRN’s Outreach Project celebrates its 10th anniversary narrating the History of Communities of the state

The purpose is to recover forgotten stories of the places where it passes by, in addition to preserving them for future appreciation


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UFRN’s International Relations Office consists of a structure of coordination, supervision and operational support to the development of internationalization initiatives of teaching, research and community service, particularly in the context of academic cooperation and mobility.