The Polytechnic School of Engineering of Pernambuco (POLI-UPE) was founded in 1912 by the visionary idea of some professors of the old Gymnasium of Pernambuco.
POLI is the oldest unity of the University of Pernambuco (UPE) and offer 8 graduation courses, especializations courses and masters.
All the courses in POLI are among the 35 best in Brazil , according to the Folha de S. Paulo journal, in 2015.
Nowadays, POLI has:
– 150 professors
– 3037 undergraduate students
– 367 graduate students
– 40 administrative staff