Fundacao Universidade do Contestado -- Engenharia Eletrica/Telecomunicacoes
The University of the Contestado was founded in 1997, when the Educational Foundation of Alto do Rio do Peixe (FEARPE), in Caçador, Foundation of the Schools of Planalto Catarinense (FUNPLOC), in Canoinhas, FEAUC) in Concordia, Foundation of the Central Catarinense Planalto (FEPLAC), in Curitibanos and Fundação Educacional do Norte Catarinense (FUNORTE), in Mafra, around a single institution. The UnC was recognized on October 21, 1997 (Opinion 42/97), and officially installed by the State Government on December 3, 1997 (Opinion 246/97-CEE). Its designation is a tribute to the Contestado region. In October 2009, it was announced the dismemberment of the campus of Caçador, which became known as UNIARP (University of Alto Vale do Rio do Peixe). The other campuses were unified both in the administrative and academic areas, and were maintained by FUnC (Fundação do Contestado Foundation). In 2017 the University of the Contestado received authorization to offer the undergraduate course in Medicine, an achievement for the university and for the development of the region. Also in 2017, the course of Master in Regional Development offered in the campus of Canoinhas received the note 4 of CAPES, opening the possibility for the offer of Doctorate by the university.
|Type: Affiliate Member|
|Date Joined: March 28, 2012|
|Principal Contact: Gianfranco Muncinelli|
|TM Forum Engagement Manager: Wendy Sarantaris|