University Sao Paolo, Faculty of Humanities
Created in 1934, USP is a public university , maintained by the State of São Paulo and linked to the Economic Development Secretariat.
The talent and dedication of teachers, students and staff have been recognized by different world rankings , created to measure the quality of universities based on several criteria, mainly those related to scientific productivity.
This performance, generated over more than eight decades of an intense search for excellence , allows USP to integrate a select group of world-class institutions. Its graduation is formed by 183 courses, dedicated to all areas of knowledge, distributed in 42 teaching and research units, with more than 58 thousand students. The graduate program consists of 239 programs, with approximately 30 thousand enrolled. Currently, USP is responsible for more than 20% of Brazilian scientific production .
To develop its activities, USP has several campuses, distributed throughout the cities of São Paulo, Bauru, Lorena, Piracicaba, Pirassununga, Ribeirão Preto, Santos, São Carlos, in addition to teaching units, museums and research centers located outside these spaces and in different municipalities.