The Computer Center

Centro de Informática: Entrepreneurship and Innovation for Over 40 years

The Centro de Informática da UFPE (CIn-UFPE) is one of the most well-known informatics centers in Brazil as well as in Latin America. Many of the country’s most qualified workforce in Information Technology (IT) comes from here. CIn is a fundamental institution for the ever-increasing market in technology…

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Undergraduate Courses

The Undergraduate Courses of the Centro de Informática (CIn) at UFPE counts with three courses namely: Computer Science, Computer Engineering and Information Systems. CIn is one of the largest and most important centers for informatics in Latin America. In Brazil, it ranks amongst the top five academic centers.


Research is the core of the development of any technology. At CIn-UFPE, doing research entails producing scientific knowledge, but it also necessarily means producing results that improve people’s work performances and/or their lives in general. In other words, the research we carry out is always aligned with the frantic reality of today’s world.

Cooperation and Innovation

To continually foment new ideas. To articulate creative solutions that effectively solve problems found in the daily routine of organizations. To act as an interface among the university, the government, market and society in general. To imprint the mark of competence, professionalism. These are the premises and the reasons that brought about the Coordination of Innovation and Cooperation of CIn, that interacts with the industry and government to develop and improve their technology.


UFPE - Centro de Informática (CIn)

Av. Jornalista Aníbal Fernandes, s/n,
Cidade Universitária (Campus Recife),
CEP: 50.740-560 - Recife - PE