Universidade de São Paulo - USP International Cooperation Office

International Cooperation Office

Universidade de São Paulo



The Program for Partner Undergraduate Students (PEC-G, the portuguese acronym) is a cooperation program between Brazil and countries in Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean. The goal is to offer young students from these countries the opportunity to undertake their full undergraduate studies at Brazilian universities.

To be eligible for the program, it is necessary to fulfill the following requirements:

A pre-selection is carried out by the Brazilian Embassy in the candidate’s home country. The selection of students is based on their High School résumé or equivalent and on their financial conditions. For more information, access http://portal.mec.gov.br/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=12276&Itemid=530.

Should a student be selected to take part in the program, he/she must check USP’s Academic Calendar and present the following documents at USP International Office (VRERI) two weeks before the beginning of the semester: