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On the way to freedom

Outreach program promotes the economic autonomy of women from Rio Grande do Norte

Purple is the color of equality

The “Purple August” campaign was created to make people aware of gender-based violence

A tradition that unites generations

Folklore maintains the essence of the popular culture

Don't isolate yourself, share your pain

More than 11 million Brazilians are diagnosed with depression

Car-Kará takes off

Aerodesign team overcomes challenges toward the national competition

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Welcome to UFRN

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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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


August 8, 2019

An act of love that saves lives

Only 38% of children feed exclusively on breast milk in the first six months of life. UFRN seeks to change that.


August 2, 2019

Africa’s reconstruction

In view of obstacles such as little commercialization, conservatism and racism, the African literature seeks to conquer space among the


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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.