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Awardee of a UFRN’s Honoris Causa degree is awarded a Nobel Prize in Physics

The Swiss researcher, Michel Mayor, has maintained a relationship with UFRN for many years

The hunt for the Earth 2.0

Researchers help map planets that may harbor life

The grizzly world

Statistics show that the Brazilian population is getting increasingly old


New epidemic already reaches 36 million people a year worldwide

Rio Grande do Norte Science in the spotlight

Scientific impact productions raise the repercussion of research

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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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Music therapy

November 14, 2019

C, D, E, F therapy

In addition to the therapeutic purpose, music encourages aspects such as independence, creativity, collectivity and concentration.


September 18, 2019

Doors open to art

NAC’s Museum of Art exhibits institutional collection, which counts on 549 cataloged works of art


September 16, 2019

Anatomy of the species

Responsible for contributing to the studies of evolution of the species, Comparative Anatomy started being imparted 36 years ago


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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.