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The company provides medical education, high-quality facilities and faculty, new technology and learning methodology to offer educational solutions for medical careers, from college to specialization and update courses.


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Employees (est.) (Jul 2019)684
Job Openings18
Revenue (FY, 2020)R$1.2 B(+61%)
Share Price (Sept 2021)$22.1(+4%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Afya Office Locations

Afya has offices in Araguaína, Itajubá, Nova Lima, Palmas and in 7 other locations
Araguaína, BR
Av. Filadélfia, 568 - St. Oeste
Itajubá, BR
Av. Renó Júnior, 368 - Medicina
Nova Lima, BR
Alameda Oscar Niemeyer, 119 - 1501 - Vale do Sereno
Palmas, BR
Quadra 202 Sul, Rua NS B, Conjunto 02, Lote 3 - Plano Diretor Sul
Parnaíba, BR
R. Evandro Lins e Silva, nº 4435 - Sabiazal
Pato Branco, BR
R. Benjamin Borges dos Santos, 1100 - Fraron
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Afya Financials and Metrics

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Afya's revenue was reported to be R$1.2 b in FY, 2020

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Afya's current market capitalization is $2.1 b.
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Afya Operating Metrics

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Medical School Seats

4209171.17 k


10.16 k9.32 k19.72 k26.61 k
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Afya Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Afya Participações S.A.
CBB Web Serviços e Transmissões On Line S.A.
Centro de Ciências em Saúde de Itajubá S.A.
Centro Integrado de Saúde de Teresina Ltda.
FADEP – Faculdade Educacional de Pato Branco Ltda.
Instituto de Educação Superior do Vale do Parnaíba S.A.
Instituto de Ensino Superior do Piauí S.A.
Instituto de Pesquisa e Ensino Médico do Estado de Minas Gerais Ltda.
Instituto Educacional Santo Agostinho S.A.
IPTAN – Instituto de Ensino Superior Presidente Tancredo de Almeida Neves S.A.
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Afya News and Updates

Afya Limited (the "Company") Notice of Annual General Meeting of the Company

NOVA LIMA, Brazil, June 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Notice is hereby given that an Annual General Meeting of the Company (the "AGM") will be held at the Afya Participações S.A. headquarters at Alameda Oscar Niemeyer, No. 119, Room 504, Vila da Serra, Nova Lima, Minas Gerais, Brazil, Zip Code: 34.…

Afya Limited Announces Closing of the Acquisition of UNIFIPMoc and Fip Guanambi

NOVA LIMA, Brazil, June 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Afya Limited, or Afya (Nasdaq: AFYA) in addition to the Press Release released by the Company on October 22,2020, today announced the closing of its acquisition, through its wholly-owned subsidiary Afya Participações S.A., of 100% of the total s…

Afya Limited Announces First-Quarter 2021 Financial Results

1Q21 Strong results and high-growth track record Reaffirming 1H21 guidance

Afya Limited Announces Entering into of Purchase Agreement for the Acquisition of UNIGRANRIO

NOVA LIMA, MINAS GERAIS, Brazil, May 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Afya Limited, or Afya (Nasdaq: AFYA) today announced it entered into a purchase agreement for the acquisition, through its wholly-owned subsidiary Afya Participações S.A., of 100% of the total share capital of Universidade do Grande…

Afya Announces Closing of $150 Million Investment from the SoftBank Latin America Fund

NOVA LIMA, MINAS GERAIS, Brazil, May 03, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Afya Limited, or Afya (Nasdaq: AFYA), the largest medical education group in Brazil, today announced that SoftBank Latin America Fund (“Softbank”) closed on its purchase of US$150 million of Afya’s Series A perpetual convertible pre…

Afya Limited to Report First Quarter 2021 Financial Results on May 27

NOVA LIMA, MINAS GERAIS, Brazil, May 03, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Afya Limited, or Afya (Nasdaq: AFYA), today announced that it will report first quarter 2021 financial results for the period ended March 31, 2021, following the close of the market on Thursday, May 27, 2020.
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Afya Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Afya founded?

    Afya was founded in 2016.

  • How many employees does Afya have?

    Afya has 684 employees.

  • What is Afya revenue?

    Latest Afya annual revenue is R$1.2 b.

  • What is Afya revenue per employee?

    Latest Afya revenue per employee is R$1.8 m.

  • Who are Afya competitors?

    Competitors of Afya include MGH Institute of Health Professions, University of California, San Diego and Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso.

  • Where are Afya offices?

    Afya has offices in Araguaína, Itajubá, Nova Lima, Palmas and in 7 other locations.

  • How many offices does Afya have?

    Afya has 12 offices.