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 7 graduation courses,
9 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
- 3400 students
- 40 administrative staff
- 3 scientific projects awarded at LA-2014 CII in Argentina