We're glad you're interested in applying to UFRJ and look forward to receiving your application for undergraduate admission. Here you will find all information you need to submit your application for undergraduation admissions.
To start an application the prospective students must send us an Application Form (Formulário de Candidatura), which is available on our website (PDF version). This form must be duly completed and sent right to Diretoria Adjunta de Relações Internacionais (DARI) along with your transcripts and others required documents.
Once our department receives your documents, we will analyze and process your application and send you a Letter of Acceptance so you can retrieve your visa at the Consulate of Brasil in your country. During this admission process we will get in touch with you to keep you informed about other admissions-related events and deadlines.
Please take a moment to read carefully the Application Forms in order to prevent any significant errors or omissions, causing delays in processing.
On your first day at UFRJ you must contact DARI in order to receive the information you need to enroll in UFRJ and follow the courses regularly.
You must bear in mind that you will have to keep us informed about your arrival date so we can give you directions and useful information about how to get to us. (contacts information at the end)
Escola Politécnica - UFRJ
DARI - Diretoria Adjunta de Relações Internacionais
Avenida Athos da Silveira Ramos, 149
Centro de Tecnologia, Bl. A, 2º andar
CEP: 21941-909 – Rio de Janeiro – RJ
Documents required to apply to Escola Politécnica:
Application Form with personal information; p>
Letter of motivation explaining why the interested in coming to UFRJ; p>
Transcripts with courses already finished in the home Institution; p>
Approval of student mobility from the home Institution (signature and stamp on the Application Form); p>
2 photografhs 3x4 com (ID SIZE); p>
Portuguese Language Teste Score or equivalent document. p>
Important: The list below contain the courses offered on the 2nd semester of 2016 and it should be taken into account as a preview for academic planning for 2nd semester of 2017 . Most of the courses will be offered in the same time schedule.
Disciplines schedule forecast for 2nd semester of 2017
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION ENGINEERING
CONTROL AND AUTOMATION ENGINEERING
ELECTRONIC AND COMPUTER ENGINEERING
MATERIALS SCIENCE ENGINEERING
Once received the documents above, the students will receive a "Letter of acceptance" from Escola Politécnica of UFRJ to be presented to the Brazilian Consulate in order to get the visa.
Deadlines to send the documents:
- OCTOBER , 30th - students aiming at come to UFRJ in March of the following year (1st semester)
- APRIL, 30th - students aiming at come to UFRJ in August of the same year (2nd semester)