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Faculdade Visconde de Cairú
Salvador, Brazil


University description (as per official university website)

The Foundation was created Viscount of Cairo on March 12, 1905, by members of institutions linked to trade in the city of Salvador, with the objective of training and preparation of manpower for commerce and consuls of the city.

Sin profit and educational activity, the Foundation Viscount of Cairo began his career in business education in a manner appropriate to the social and economic reality, even when, because of specific legal provisions and established the Accounting Technician Course, come, then, also create the first college in the state of Bahia in Economics and Finance.

Andm 1946, the Decree Law 9295/46 divided the category into two levels: Accountant and Accounting Technician, regulating the profession. He created a course of Bachelor of Science in Accounting and the School of Accountancy (FACIC). Continued offering Accounting Technician Course, and also created other professional courses in the areas of Administration, Office and Information Technology.

Andm 1994, concerned with the academic qualification and teaching of its faculty, created the post-graduate courses "Lato Sensu" Audit Methodology and Higher Education. The success of the courses led to deploy the same year, the Center for Graduate Studies and Research Viscount of Cairo (CEPPEV). In 1997 he launched the Master of Accounting. Today, through the CEPPEV, the Viscount of Cairo Foundation offers courses "Lato Sensu" (specialization) and "stricto sensu" (master).

Andm 1998, the Foundation implemented the Viscount of Cairo University (FAVIC), which currently offers courses in Bachelor in Business Administration and Bachelor of Tourism. And in 2004, realizing the new demands required by the market and concerned about the teacher training, launched the Bachelor's Degree in Education.

Pensando in maintaining the image Centennial Foundation, was requested by the Institute of Artistic and Cultural Heritage of Bahia (IPAC), the overturning of the facade of the pavilion Osvaldo Velloso Gordilho, "old House William Marback" by decree No. 8723 of 2005 / 11 / 2003, keeping alive a story of many struggles and achievements.

The Cairu is an institution with more than one hundred years of experience, always dedicated to education. Their tradition is combined with a modern academic project, qualified teachers and an excellent infrastructure. Unites theory and practice through technical cooperation agreements with universities, Activity Centers Practices, Centers for Entrepreneurship and Center for Tourism, Consultancy, supervised training programs Technical Visit, extension courses, and projects for the Community. Prepares its students to be highly skilled and, above all, ethical professionals. Citizens involved in social development.

Teaching Units

:: FACIC - School of Accountancy
Travel offers Bachelor of Science in Accounting and the Centre of Postgraduate Studies and Research Viscount of Cairo (CEPPEV).

:: FAVIC - School Viscount of Cairo
Offers courses in Bachelor in Business Administration and Bachelor of Tourism

:: ISE - Institute of Education
Offering a Bachelor's Degree in Education, with an interdisciplinary curriculum for the development of personal and professional.

:: CEPPEV - Center for Graduate Studies and Research Viscount of Cairo
Coordinates the postgraduate courses in the strict and broad sense, including:
Multidisciplinary Master Professional in Human Development and Social Responsibility
Besides Specialties:

IRS audit and accounting
Accounting and Financial Consulting
Educational Center and Educational Management
Enterprise Application Development in Java Platform
Economics of Culture
Youth and Adults
Project Management
Management and People Development
Entrepreneurship and Management of Tourism Destinations
Leisure and Recreation Management
Business Management
Energy Management and Sustainable Development
Public Management
Tax Management
IT Governance
History and Afro-Brazilian Culture
Methodology for Higher Education
Executive MBA in Agricultural Production (In partnership with Qualyagro Consulting & Training)
Social Pedagogy
Forensic Accounting
Clinical and Institutional Psychopedagogy
Environmental Responsibility

The Foundation Viscount of Cairo lives a special moment in which new concepts are adopted based on their experience in education and at the same time working to acquire new technologies and methodologies that ensure a principle of freedom and the democratic spirit.

Thehank you all for choosing this institution as a generator of the process of renewal, growth and recognition of educational skills.
Prof. Jose Jorge Sousa Carvalho

:: Mission
Promote education and excellence with distinctive humanistic education and training to the exercise of citizenship.
:: Vision
Being a university in teaching and learning in undergraduate, postgraduate, research and extension.
:: Values
ETHICS: Acting in an honest, fair and transparent in its internal and external relations.
INNOVATION: Continuous search of new practices and technologies for the consolidation of quality, efficiency and effectiveness of their services.
SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY: Helping with activities that promote the welfare of society and the environment in which it operates.

:: Objectives
Caring for the human and professional education of its student community, faculty, technical and administrative.
Promote the transfer, creation and dissemination of knowledge through quality teaching in higher education (undergraduate and postgraduate) and research and extension, aimed at interaction with the education sector, business and service delivery to society.
Graduating competent professionals, capable of monitoring the speed of modernization of the market.
Integrating undergraduate and graduate, through education, research and extension.

:: Structure
The Foundation Viscount of Cairo offers a wide structure that facilitates the process of training of their students. It has four classroom buildings on campus Barris, Salem Street, 50.

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