UFBA – Federal University of Bahia ranked 16th among the 200 best universities in the country, according to the Folha University Ranking – RUF 2023. The Federal University of Pernambuco was considered the best in the Northeast and the 10th best in the country, with a score of 90.12, while UFBA, the 2nd in the Northeast, obtained a score of 86.70.
The São Paulo state universities USP and Unicamp were considered the best in the country, followed by the Federal Universities of Rio Grande do Sul, Rio de Janeiro and Minas Gerais.
Bahia had 11 universities listed in the ranking. The second best university in the state is UESC – State University of Santa Cruz, followed by UEFS – State University of Feira de Santana. The data was systematized by the Bahia Econômica portal.
Only two private universities in Bahia appear in the ranking: Unifacs and Ucsal.
See the ranking of the best universities in Bahia and their placement among the 200 largest in the country.
- UFBA – Federal University of Bahia (16th)
- UESC – State University of Santa Cruz (53rd)
- UESF – State University of Feira de Santana (60th)
- UNEB – State University of Bahia (96th)
- UESB – State University of Southwest Bahia
- UNIFACS – Salvador University (111th)
- UFRB – Federal University of Recôncavo da Bahia (114th)
- UFOB – Federal University of Western Bahia (136th)
- UFSB – Federal University of Southern Bahia (137th)
- UCSAL – Catholic University of Salvador (172nd)