Celso Lisboa was born in the city of Rio de Janeiro in the early 20th century. Son of teachers, he began his life dedicating himself to politics as councilor and state legislator in the 1950s. At that time, he developed projects of economic and social relevance and, on its own initiative, founded and maintained the Recovery Center Bela Vista and Social Welfare Work for minors. Reduce social inequality through quality education was a dream, your dream.
In 1964, he abandoned political activities to found the College Atheneu Brazilian, aimed at the middle and high school. Continuing its dream, created in 1971, the University Society Celso Lisboa. Consolidating its success story in 1998, the institution conquer the position of University Center, offering, in addition to courses in management, graduations on health and the environment.
The Celso Lisboa is the best University Center for Health and Wellness in Rio de Janeiro. With 45 years of existence, the Institute has trained more than 20,000 students in its undergraduate courses. There are 14 thousand square meters of infrastructure on a single campus in the heart of North Zone, in front of the Superhighway Sampaio Station:
80 classrooms divided into 5 blocks 18 laboratories for practical classes 4 computer labs 3 auditoriums multi-sport gym Academy Library
Programmes taught in:
- Portuguese (Brazil)