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FEA-RP has undergraduate (bachelor) programs in Business Administration, Economics, Accounting, and Finance & Business


Entrance Exam

Those interested in taking a complete undergraduate study at FEA-RP/USP should necessarily apply for the entrance exam selection process, which is open to all those who have fulfilled the minimum requirements. Tests will be applied in Portuguese in Brazil and organized by FUVEST – University Foundation for Entrance Exams.



The Unified Selection System (SiSU) is a spot reserve system, organized by the Ministry of Education (MEC), in which public institutions of higher education offer positions for candidates participating in the National High School Exam (Enem). To participate, it is necessary that the student has completed the last edition of the Enem, obtaining a grade above zero in the essay. Registration is free through the internet. To apply, the candidate must make choices among the vacancies offered by the institutions participating in the program. Currently, USP and its schools offer undergraduate positions under the SISU.

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The Undergraduate Agreement Student Program (PEC-G) provides higher education opportunities to people from underdeveloped countries with which Brazil keeps specific agreements. Developed by both Ministry of Education and Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and partnerships with public and private universities, PEC-G selects completed secondary education young foreigners to take undergraduate studies in Brazil. Currently, USP is re-evaluating its participation in that program.

Further information:

Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Brazil 

Ministry of Education of Brazil 



FEA-RP offers graduate studies Stricto Sensu in Economics (MSc), Business Administration (MSc and Ph.D.), and Accounting (MSc and Ph.D.).

All Graduate programs at FEA-RP are fully taught in Portuguese, however, eventually, some subjects can be taught in English.

How to be accepted on FEA-RP´s Graduate Programs

The first requirement is to own a bachelor's Diploma. In Brazil only a diploma-bearing student graduated from any program can start a graduate study; otherwise, he is not allowed to apply for the Masters or Ph.D. Program. All those interested in having a complete graduate-level program at FEA-RP/USP should go through the selection process. Foreign students can apply:

  • The same selection process applied to a Brazilian applicant;
  • PEC-PG Program;
  • Other types of scholarships

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For a foreigner to join one of the FEA-RP´s Graduate programs they must sign up for a selection process that varies according to the programAll selection processes are regulated by one call published in Programs´ webpages upon the availability of vacancies with the supervisors, which may occur quarterly, biannually, or annually.


Economics (Applied Economics Area)
The main goal of the Graduate Program in Economics of FEA-RP is to qualify human resources to work in applied economics. This general-purpose unfolds itself in the following specific aims:

  • Provide the conceptual basis in economics for professionals seeking careers in the academic field, public and private organizations and can get benefits from the use of applied economics tools;
  • Prepare students for the practice of economics research and analysis, particularly the knowledge in Social Economy and Economic Development;
  • Promote the exchange of students, professors, and ideas with other teaching and research institutions in Brazil, abroad, and with the productive sector entities.

 The program started its activities in 2004, with the support of funding agencies (such as CAPES and CNPq) for scholarships grants.

Research lines:

  • Social Economics
  • Economic Development


Business Administration
The Graduate Program in Business Administration, Masters, and Ph.D., aims to promote the training of professors, researchers, and high-level professionals to meet the academic demands of higher education in the Business area. Encourages the free-thinking and all forms of access the revitalization of this area of knowledge and thus contribute to scientific and technological developments of Management.

Research lines:

  • Organizational Studies
  • Innovation Management and Sustainability
  • Markets and Value Creation


The Graduate Program in Accounting has been training professors and researchers with a strong focus on empirical research. The program accepts different lines of thinking and varied theoretical research techniques, either for theory development or improvement and testing applied models. Accounting currently includes important critical issues for Corporations and Markets,
Public Organizations or the Third Sector. For admission in Master’s and doctorate, candidates must pass the selection process consisting of the specific tests; ANPAD, GRE ® or GMAT ® test, and argumentation for curriculum evaluation. The Program encourages applicants from diverse backgrounds, not necessarily accounting.