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An eternal inscription

With book, fauna and flora, the Coat of Arms symbolizes the history of the institution

Walls of memory

Buildings host history of the teaching and of architecture in Rio Grande do Norte

From cultivation in family, the roots of a culture

Family Agriculture as livelihood and a means of autonomy


Science and society work together for the preservation of marine biodiversity

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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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July 11, 2018

UFRN’s extension Project develops rockets and aerospace technology

Formed in 2016, Potiguar Rocket Design aims to participate in national and international competitions


July 4, 2018

Mata dos Saguis of UFRN promotes scientific and environmental knowledge to students and visitors

The reserve is a natural laboratory that concentrates activities linked to teaching, research and extension in the Central Campus


June 28, 2018

Researchers improve products that map flood risk in the Piranhas-Açu River region

The environmental study is used to plan situations according to the reference of the altitude of land in scenarios of climate change


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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.