Centro Universitário FADERGS (FADERGS) – Laureate
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Centro Universitário FADERGS (FADERGS)

Founded in 2004, Centro Universitário FADERGS offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs to students on three campuses in Porto Alegre, Brazil. It was first known as Escola Superior de Administração Direito e Economia (ESADE), and adopted its new name in 2012 to reflect its growth and development. Its mission is to expand access to quality higher education and offers courses in face-to-face and distance learning modalities, and has more than 11,000 students currently enrolled. Its academic programs include business, communications, design, health sciences, information technology, and law.

FADERGS is accredited by the BraMinistério da Educação, Brazil (Brazilian Ministry of Education)

For additional information on academic programs of FADERGS, visit their website.


Porto Alegre, Brazil



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Number of Campuses



11,000 +