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Federal University of Technology - Paraná
Universidade Tecnológica Federal do Paraná (UTFPR)

UNEVOC Centre (Uni/Research) since 1994

The Federal University of Technology - Paraná is a public institution, owned by the federal government, with 13 Campuses located in the south of Brazil. The institution has its origin as an Elementary School for Craftsmen, founded in 1909, and has gone through changes until it officially became a University of Technology in 2005.

The University offers over 117 undergraduate courses, 36 graduate programs (6 doctorate and 30 masters programs) as well as an expressive number of research groups. Our University has around 2.300 professors, 1.000 administrative staff and 30.000 students.

The courses concentrate on the engineering areas: Mechanical, Civil Construction, Electronics, Computer Science, Food, Textile among others, although they also offer Teacher Education courses for Math, Physics, Chemistry, Languages Education, Biology.

UTFPR is the largest one offering Engineering Programs. UTFPR acts in the business sector through the development of applied research and entrepreneurial culture, as well as in local and regional communities through social activities.

UTFPR has been expanding over the years and it counts with 13 campuses located in the following cities in the State of Paraná: Apucarana, Campo Mourão, Cornélio Procópio, Curitiba, Dois Vizinhos, Francisco Beltrão, Guarapuava, Londrina, Medianeira, Pato Branco, Ponta Grossa, Santa Helena e Toledo.


Mission

To develop technological education of excellence through teaching, research and extension, interacting in an ethical, sustainable, productive and innovative way with the community for the advancement of knowledge and society.

Values

ETHICS: generate and maintain credibility with society.

HUMAN DEVELOPMENT: to form the citizen integrated in the social context.

SOCIAL INTEGRATION: to carry out interactive actions with society for social and technological development.

INNOVATION: make the change through the entrepreneurial posture.

QUALITY and EXCELLENCE: to promote the continuous improvement of services offered for the satisfaction of society.

SUSTAINABILITY: ensure that all actions are sustainable in the social, environmental and economic dimensions.


Objectives

I. minister at the higher education level:

a) undergraduate courses and graduate programs, aimed the preparation of professionals for different

areas of technological education;

b)degree courses, as well as special training programs

with a view to training teachers and disciplines at various levels and teaching modalities according to

the demands of local and regional scope;

II. to provide technical courses that are integrated with secondary education, aimed the training of technically qualified citizens, verifing the local and regional demands;

III. offering continuing education, through different mechanisms, aiming training, professional upgrading, and specialization at all levels of education in the areas of technological education;

IV. develop research, stimulating creative activities and extending their benefits to the community, promoting technological, social, economic, cultural, political and environmental development;

V. develop extension activities in accordance with the principles and goals of technological education, in articulation with the productive sector and social segments.


Focus and interest

Work area

Which of the following fields is the UNEVOC Centre working on?
  
Sharing knowledge about TVET
 
  Secondary focus
  
Developing knowledge
 
 
Primary focus
  
Developing and building capacities
 
 
Primary focus
  

Beneficiaries

Who are the beneficiaries of the UNEVOC Centre's work?
  
Teachers
 
 
Primary focus
  
Researchers
 
 
Primary focus
  
Policy makers
 
  Secondary focus
  
Private sector
 
 
Primary focus
  


Engagement interest

What is the highest level of engagement the Centre is interested in in the following fields?
   
Greening of TVET institutions and skills
 
 
 
Interested to lead
   
Migration
 
 
 
Interested to lead
   
OER and Online Learning
 
 
 
Interested to lead
   
Equity of access in TVET
 
 
 
Interested to lead
   
Gender equality in TVET
 
 
 
Interested to lead
   
Fostering entrepreneurship
 
 
 
Interested to lead
   
Industry 4.0 / Smart production
 
 
 
Interested to lead
   

Activity interest

Which types of activities is the UNEVOC Centre most interested in?
  
Capacity development projects
 
 
Highly interested
  
Policy oriented projects
 
 
Highly interested
  
Knowledge development
 
 
Highly interested
  
Workshops and conferences
 
 
Highly interested
  


Regional collaboration interest

What are the UNEVOC Centre's collaboration interests?
  
Within my cluster
 
 
Highly interested
  
With Africa
 
  Moderately interested
  
With the Arab States
 
  Moderately interested
  
With Asia and the Pacific
 
  Moderately interested
  
With Europe, CIS and North America
 
 
Highly interested
  
With Latin America and the Caribbean
 
 
Highly interested
  




Contact

Universidade Tecnológica Federal do Paraná (UTFPR)
Av. Sete de Setembro, 3165
80230-901 Curitiba
Paraná
Brazil

http://www.utfpr.edu.br

local time now: ~21:17 ±1 hour daylight saving time

Head of UNEVOC Centre
Rektor Prof. Dr. Luiz Alberto Pilatti



UNEVOC Coordinator
Prof. Ph.D. Sonia Ana Charchut Leszczynski
Pró-Reitoria de Graduação e Educação Profissional

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News

3 December 2015
L’UNESCO-UNEVOC au Forum sur l’EFTP pour l’Amérique latine à Montevideo
Une réunion d’experts organisée à Montevideo (Uruguay) du 23 au 25 novembre 2015 a rassemblé une quarantaine de représentants de parties prenantes de l’enseignement et de la formation techniques et professionnels (EFTP) et de ministères de pays d’Amérique latines venus discuter des défis auxquels l’EFTP se trouvera confronté au cours de la période 2015-2030 dans la perspective de la mise en œuvre des Objectifs de développement durable.
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