Applications for Incoming Students

EPGE Escola Brasileira de Economia e Finanças (FGV EPGE) welcomes applications from international students who wish to take courses at undergraduate and graduate level. Students who come from partner institutions must meet the requirements of these institutions to nominate students. Students who wish to study at FGV/EPGE and do not study at partner universities (Freemovers) must meet the following requirements to apply:


Students who Can apply:

a) Regularly enrolled in an degree level course in the semester of application;
b) Have some knowledge of Portuguese, since the classes are taught in that language. However, it is important to emphasize that there is no requirement to have a proficiency exam.

Documents to be sent via e-mail to the International Office (, with attention to deadlines for each semester/term:

            - Enrollment Form;
            - Declaration of Support and Liability;
            - Statement Of Responsibilty;
            - Copy of passport;
            - 1 photo (passport type);
            - Transcript;
            - Curriculum Vitae.
            - Copy of the insurance policy providing minimum coverage of EUR 30,000 (thirty thousand euros) or US$ 42.000 (forty two thousand US dollars), for the whole period of the course chosen, also including posthumous repatriation.
            - Proof of adequate means of subsistence and accommodation according to local standards, unless the student is recipient of scholarship.



For further information, please check our Fact Sheet 2022/2023.

For more information, please contact us at:

International Programs
Nathalia Dutra Bezerra
FGV/EPGE - Escola Brasileira de Economia e Finanças
Praia de Botafogo, 190, 11º andar, Rio de Janeiro - RJ - Brazil
CEP 22250-900
Phone: +55 21 3799-5594

Office hours:  
Mondays and Wednesdays: 10:30 – 12:00
Tuesdays and Thursdays: 14:00 – 17:00