UEL at a glance


“UEL” stands for Universidade Estadual de Londrina (State University of Londrina), located in the city of Londrina, in the south of Brazil.



  • 1971



  • Undergraduates: approximately 12,500
  • Graduates: approximately 5,300


  • More than 250 laboratories providing support to scientific research projects and teaching activities
  • More than 850 ongoing research projects
  • Major research fields: Agronomy, Animal Science, Health and Rehabilitation, Experimental Pathology, Food Science, Language Teaching, Language Studies, Mathematics, Microbiology, Molecule Genetics and Biology, STEM Teaching.


  • More than 1500 faculty members
  • More than 90% of the faculty hold a PhD title or completed post-doctoral studies