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UGA Exchange - Universidade Federal de Viçosa
Program Terms: Academic Year,
Fall,
Spring
Homepage: Click to visit
Restrictions: UGA applicants only
Cost of Attendance Sheets Fall,
Spring
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Academic Year 2018-2019 02/01/2018 02/23/2018 TBA TBA
Fall 2018 02/01/2018 02/23/2018 TBA TBA
Spring 2019 09/15/2018 10/10/2018 TBA TBA
Fact Sheet:
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
Program Description:

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UGA Exchange, Universidade Federal de Vicosa

The 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 Location

minasThe 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

Contact Information

Dr. Larry Morris
Daniel B. Warnell, School of Forest Resources
D. W. Brooks Drive
UGA
Athens, GA 30602
Telephone: 706-542-2532
lmorris@uga.edu

Ms. Colleen Larson
Education Abroad Advisor
Office of International Education
International Education Building
1324 S. Lumpkin Street
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-2900
clarson@uga.edu

Academic Program

Course 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

Eligibility Requirements

  • Min. PORT 3010
  • Minimum 2.5 GPA
  • UGA student in good academic standing

Program Itinerary

Academic Calendar

Housing

 Universidade Federal de Vicosa Accommodations

 
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