University description (as per official university website)
The University of Vale do Sapucai - Univ - is an education institution maintained by the Foundation of Higher Education Sapucaí Valley. It has legal personality, non-profit with headquarters in the town of Pouso Alegre, Minas Gerais, administratively and financially autonomous.
The University of Vale do Sapucai - Univ governed by Brazilian law of higher education, by its Statute, the General Rules for internal normative acts and, where applicable, the Statute of the Foundation of Higher Education Valley Sapucaí your Maintainer. This is a private entity in Pouso Alegre four decades ago, that throughout its existence was formed approximately 10,000 professionals working in the labor market.
The University offers education in the levels of graduate and undergraduate, with aims to develop knowledge and skills with the skills necessary for their professional futures. Univar offers 21 undergraduate units distributed in Central and Fatima, Masters courses with graduate courses and Latu Sensu. The institution has in health with the Hospital of Samuel Libanius, a University Hospital which is referred to 54 counties in southern Minas Gerais and serves a population of approximately one million inhabitants. The Faculty of the Univ has 290 teachers, 174 masters and doctors.
The University of Vale do Sapucai - University is located in the city of Pouso Alegre, South of Minas Gerais, near the Highway Fernão Dias - BR 381, a strategic area and access to three major centers of production and consumption in the country. The city has one of the best in quality of life of Brazil's industrial hub, educational, and is close to the spa towns, the circuit loops and electronics and the valley, located in a region with great potential for ecotourism.