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UGA Exchange - Universidade Federal de Viçosa
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|Restrictions:||UGA applicants only|
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|Term||Year||App Deadline||Decision Date||Start Date||End Date|
|Program Category:||UGA Exchange||Sponsor:||UGA|
|Partner Institution:||Universidade Federal de Vicosa (FICE: 900357)||Type of Instruction:||Lecture|
|Classes With:||Local Students||Language of Instruction:||Portuguese|
|Taught By:||Host Professor(s)||Housing Location:||Off-Campus|
|Housing Type:||Own Arrangements||Work Opportunity:||No|
|Volunteer Opportunity:||No||Scholarship Availability:||Yes|
|Academic Area:||Agriscience and Environmental Systems, and Genomics, Animal and Dairy Science, Fisheries and Wildlife, Food Science, Foods and Nutrition, Forest Resources, Latin American and Caribbean Studies, Plant Biology, Plant Breeding, Plant Pathology, Romance Languages||Open to non-UGA students:||No|
UGA Exchange, Universidade Federal de VicosaThe Universidade Federal de Viçosa (UFV) stands out in national and international scene as a center of excellence in teaching, research and extension activities, ranked as one of the top ten universities in Brazil.
It is internationally recognized for its graduate programs in Phytopathology, Entomology, Plant Physiology, Animal Science, Agricultural Microbiology, Genetics and Breeding, Soils and Plant Nutrition and Food Science and Technology.
The UFV is composed of three campuses and offers 67 undergraduate and 38 graduate programs. The institution’s student body is composed of students from over 30 nationalities. Investing in a policy of engagement and dissemination of knowledge, UFV offers opportunities of interchange programs, keeping agreements with nearly 100 institutions from 24 different countries.
Program LocationThe UFV is located in the state of Minas Gerais in southeastern Brazil. This region, besides having the most developed agriculture of the country, stands out for its industrial development, representing the most important economic region of Brazil.
The UFV also offers a wide infrastructure that includes laboratories, forest reserves, library, sports and leisure areas, restaurants, banks, and medical services.
Exchange Information Sheet
Dr. Larry Morris
Daniel B. Warnell, School of Forest Resources
D. W. Brooks Drive
Athens, GA 30602
Ms. Colleen Larson
Education Abroad Advisor
Office of International Education
International Education Building
1324 S. Lumpkin Street
Athens, GA 30602
Academic ProgramCourse Offerings:
Degree plans/semester outline: http://www.pre.ufv.br/catalogo/c2011.html and http://www.ufv.br/pre/files/fra/catalogo2009/index.htm
Course Descriptions: http://www.cpd.ufv.br/catalogo/ementario.html
- Min. PORT 3010
- Minimum 2.5 GPA
- UGA student in good academic standing