University description (as per official university website)
The University Center of Savannah Sponsorship - UNICERP originated in Integrated Colleges Sponsorship - FIP, according to the prerogatives of art. 6 of Decree No. 2207 of April 15, 1997.
The approval of this transformation by the National Education Council, took place on May 5, 2005, and the accreditation published in the Official Gazette, Number 101, section 01 of May 30, 2005, through Ordinance No. 1819 of May 27 2005.
The University Center of the Cerrado-Patrocinio, UNICERP, Higher Education Institution, is maintained by the Community Foundation of Educational and Cultural Sponsorship FUNCECP, legal entity of private law with headquarters in the town of Patrocinio, Minas Gerais, created by Law Municipal No. 1176 of 15/12/71, with the status recorded in the Registry of Deeds and Do ***** ents on 23/09/75, under Book No. 67 A-1, page 59.
"Training professionals-citizens to act in society in diverse areas efficiently and effectively, guided by sound ethical and scientific principles."
"Being recognized as a center of excellence in teaching, research and extension."
Values and Principles
In personal conduct, dignity, character, integrity and spirit of solidarity;
Interpersonal relationships, loyalty, mutual respect, understanding, honesty and humility;
In the exercise of professional activity: ethics, competence, creativity, discipline, dedication and willingness to volunteer;
In the decision process: search for consensus, justice, truth, equality of opportunity for all;
In the relationship between collegiate bodies, units and departments, cooperation, team spirit, professionalism and proper communication;
In the relationship with other institutions: accountability, independence and transparency;
In community life, participation and commitment to community service;
And, in all circumstances, act with love is the bond of perfection.