Glaucius Oliva CNPq/MCTI. Jorge Guimarães CAPES/MEC. Landscape of the Brazilian Higher Education System. Number of Enrolments in Higher Education ( only undergraduates , includes distance education ) 2001-2010. 6.379.299. Fonte: MEC / Inep. Masters and PhD Degrees awarded per year.
(onlyundergraduates, includes distanceeducation)
Fonte: MEC / Inep
38,800 MSc in 2009
11,400 PhD in 2009