For its academic achievements and focus on continuous improvement of its teaching practices, Universidade Anhembi Morumbi was recognized by the Student Guide 2014 as one of the best private institutions in the country. The university won 135 stars in 37 undergraduate programs. It was also recognized as the best private university in the country in business administration. Over the last three years, Anhembi Morumbi has made more progress than any other private institution in the country in this competitive and renowned national ranking.
The evaluation, started 23 years ago by Editora Abril, aims to identify and value the best higher education institutions by analyzing the quality of student outcomes, facilities and professors.
According to Professor Oscar Hipolito, rector of Universidade Anhembi Morumbi and chief academic officer of Laureate Brazil, the recognition reinforces the crucial role played by the institution. "We work hard to contribute to the development of the education sector in the country. We strive to offer academic programs taught by experts with high academic standards, the latest equipment and technology, and opportunties for students to apply knowledge acquired in the classroom. The results from this year’s survey are an indicator that will continue to motivate us to along this path of excellence," he said.
This article has been translated into English to be shared on the Laureate International Universities website.