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Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS)


The Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS) is a century-old educational institution nationally and internationally recognized. The qualification of its faculty, the infra-structure of laboratories and libraries, the student assistance, as well as the prioritization of its national and international involvement are policies in constant development. With more than 30 thousand students, UFRGS reaffirms its commitment to education and spreading of knowledge, inspired by ideals of freedom and solidarity. Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul has an open access fund and an institutional repository.

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