Admission process

by Portal PPGAIG
Published: 26/05/2017 - 09:38
Last modification: 24/06/2019 - 15:37
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Foreign students interested in applying to our graduate program are welcome and may participate freely in the selection process.

The admission process of the Post-graduation program in Agriculture and Geospatial Information to the Masters in Science (MSc) degree is annual. Applications and exams take place during the second semester each year, following a published call for applications.

  • Applicants should have a full degree in the areas Agronomy, Agricultural Engineering, Forest Engineering, Surveying and Cartographic Engineering, Geology, Information Systems, Computer Science or Computer Engineering.
  • Applicants with degree in other full courses will have their application analyzed by the program board, which may ask the candidate for further documents or information in order to judge if the application is suitable or not.
  • Foreign applicants should be residents in Brazil and have a visa which allows their permanence during the entire period of the course. In such cases the candidates may apply directly and take the selection exams, which are held in Brazil. Alternatively, foreign students may apply through International Programs of Brazilian Funding Agencies CAPES and CNPq.
  • Should the foreign student be approved in all stages of the Program selection process, this individual will need to meet the following requirements: I. Prove their undergraduate studies and have their graduation diploma admitted through the criteria established in the Program Rules; II. Prove their legal status in national territory; III. Non-lusophone candidates should present the approval certificate from PROFLIN – Portuguese Language from ILEEL-UFU ( or the Certificate CELPE-BRAS (, observing the same conditions and the same validities as all other proficiency certificates.
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