Founded in 1965, UNINCOR started as a Faculty of Philosophy, Sciences and Letters and in 1975 passed the Higher Institute of Sciences, Letters and Arts Three Hearts - INCOR.
The first courses were created in late 1967 by Opinion 263/67 and began operating in early 1968. From then on, with the creation of new courses and the recognition of the quality of those who were already taught in the institution, the INCOR has established itself as an important institution of the South School of Mines.
Faithful to the laws of his sponsor, he established himself as a true house training, always putting himself at the service of the entire regional community. As a direct consequence of their community vocation, on September 7, 1990, the former Foundation Tricordiana changed its name to Community Foundation Tricordiana of Education, in order to promote continuous education through teaching, research and extension.
With the demand for new programs and expansion of the institute in 1998, it established the University Vale do Rio Verde - UNINCOR, based in Three Hearts. Gradually implemented the campuses of Caxambu and São Gonçalo do Sapucaí and Betim units, Belo Horizonte, Itaguara, Ibirité and Para de Minas, all located in the State of Minas Gerais.
Since 2013 the University has been undergoing a phase of restructuring which extended and strengthened the concept of higher education institution. Currently, in addition to the headquarters in Three Hearts, in southern Minas Gerais, UNINCOR has campuses in Para de Minas, Belo Horizonte and Betim expanding the possibilities for those seeking access to higher education.
With the partnership and the interest of the Educational Group which took over the institution, the University has received major investments and improvements for students, faculty and staff. The results are in the inscriptions of past selection processes that have shown an increase of 50% in demand for students who want to enter the classroom courses, distance education and graduate.
The range of university courses is a major differential. There are more than 20 options in the areas of health, exact, human, social and environmental. To facilitate access by interested parties, the university, from the first period, it offers grants and financing options that best fit the needs of students. In addition to the Financial Aid - FIES the institution has agreements with municipalities and businesses, selective process bags - UNINCOR Action, indicates Friend Friend, Prouni, Educa More Brazil, I want to Exchange and Credit Pravaler.
The university received last year by the Brazilian Association of Maintainers of Higher Education, the institution Socially Responsible Seal, developed by social actions. It also has courses with highly relevant awards in the educational field, as the Seal 3 Stars of Editora Abril. In recent evaluations of the Ministry of Education, the Para Pedagogy courses of Mines, Education, Nursing and Medicine Three Veterinary Hearts and Betim of Directors obtained excellent grades, exceeding the required by the MEC.
Promote and disseminate knowledge responsibly in their areas of expertise, training professionals of high quality, fit for the labor market and committed to life, ethics, society and the environment.