Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul

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PUCRS in Numbers

ABOUT PUCRS

To follow are the updated numbers* of the University, such as the number of undergraduate and graduate programs, total number of students, administrative staff and teaching faculty, structure of the university, brands and patents, awards and merits, among other things.

 

UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMS

  • Total: 56 degrees (69 programs)

 

GRADUATE PROGRAMS

  • Master’s: 24
  • Doctorate: 22
  • Specialization: over 70

 

STUDENTS

  • Total: 28,876
  • Alumni: over 165,000

 

GRADUATE SCHOOL STUDENTS

  • Master’s: 1,012
  • Doctorate: 1,101
  • Specialization: 2,937

 

STRUCTURE

  • Number of faculty members: 1,286 | Masters: 41% | PhDs: 59% (Feb/2015)
  • Number of administrative staff members / PUCRS: 1,973 (Feb/2015)
  • Number of employees / HSL: 2,690 (March 2015)
  • Number of beds at HSL: 648, out of which 49 are for intermediate care and 99 for intensive care (March 2015)
  • Library: 1,02 million of items available
  • The University relies on more than 200 laboratories for both teaching and research activities, a University Hospital, a Science and Technology Park, a Science and Technology Museum (MCT), a Sports Park, and an Events Center.
  • Built area: 451,800 m2

 

TECNOPUC

Number of Companies: 124

  • 99 (including those at Raiar)
  • 9 entities
  • 16 PUCRS research or administrative structures

Number of people: 6,300

  • 5,714 company and entities staff members (employees, third parties, interns and grantees)
  • 443 PUCRS professors/administrative staff at Tecnopuc (professors/researchers, administrative staff, interns, grantees, University Maintenance and Renovation Division)

 

PATENTS AND LICENSES

  • Application for 109 domestic patents (3 granted patents)
  • 50 international patents claimed (19 in the USA, 10 in Europe, 4 in Argentina, 3 in Uruguay, 3 in China, 2 in Paraguay, 1 in Korea, 1 in Japan, 1 in Ecuador, 1 in Colombia, 1 in Canada, 1 in South Africa, 1 in Indonesia, 1 in India and 1 in Mexico)
  • 15 international patents granted (8 in the USA, 3 in China, 1 in Europe, 1 in Korea, 1 in Japan and 1 in Colombia)
  • 3 technology transfer agreements
  • 28 software registered
  • 92 PUCRS brands, out of which 54 brands are granted (6 international patents, out of which 1 brand was granted in Europe)