Foreign Applicants

The Graduate Law Program is opened to accept foreign students regarding the PEC-PG/CNPq (Students Agreement Program of Graduation). The foreign applicants interested in pleading a PEC-PG scholarship should forward the documents below to the email address for Program analysys and possible issue of acceptance letter. After the acceptance and definition of advisor, interested parties should be submitted to specific criteria selection of the PEC-PG, disclosed in annual public CNPq call.


Documentation for analysis and possible acceptance of the candidate:

  • Updated curriculum;
  • Research project;
  • Undergraduate transcript of records;
  • Two letters of recommendation from professors, researchers or persons of recognized competence in the field;


List of four possible advisors of the Program, in order of priority, to be appointed from the list available at the Program website (available here)


It is also possible to participate in the annual selection process applied to Brazilian candidates.


This kind of applications usually open on the end of January/beginning of February, and consists on 3 steps: 1) Proficiency on Portuguese and another language (besides your mother tongue language); 2) Written exam on Law and 3) Research project and Curriculum presentation.


For more information and details about the annual selection, acess (in portuguese):

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Rodrigo Brunelli Pirani Phone: +55 16 3315-0112 Email: