Federal University of Lavras

The Federal University of Lavras (Portuguese: Universidade Federal de Lavras, UFLA) is a Brazilian university with headquarters in Lavras, Minas Gerais.

Federal University of Lavras
Universidade Federal de Lavras
Universidade Federal de Lavras (Biblioteca Central) - panoramio.jpg
University library in 2008
Other names
UFLA
Motto"Ciência com prática"
Motto in English
"Science with practice"
TypePublic, Federal
Established1908
RectorJosé Roberto Soares Scolforo
Academic staff
980
Administrative staff
1 125
Students16 581
Undergraduates8 360
Postgraduates8 221
Location, ,
Website[1]

The university was founded as an agricultural school by Dr. Samuel Rhea Gammon in 1908.[1] Total enrollment is over 16,000 students in undergraduate, graduate, and distance-learning programs.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "UFLA – Universidade Federal de Lavras » História". ufla.br. Retrieved 30 April 2015.
  2. ^ "UFLA – Universidade Federal de Lavras » Números". ufla.br. Retrieved 30 April 2015.

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