Universidade de São Paulo


The University of Sao Paulo in a Snapshot

USP is the largest Brazilian public university and the country's most prestigious educational institution. The University holds a high reputation among world universities, being ranked 51-60 worldwide in reputation by the Time Higher Education Worl University Ranking. USP is involved in teaching, research and university extension in all areas of knowledge, offering a broad range of courses. USP is responsible for educating a large part of Brazilian Masters and Ph.D’s.

Main features

  • Prepares for high skilled jobs in the private sector, in governmental and international agencies
  • ESL students spend their first year at UCL/FUNDP and their second year in Brazil
  • Opportunity to become fluent in Portuguese and English (courses mainly taught in Portuguese at USP)