Bridge in Brazil has established partnerships with the University Research Institute of Rio de Janeiro (IUPERJ) in Rio de Janeiro and the Fundação Armando Alvares Penteado (FAAP) in São Paulo.
Students looking to gain valuable international work experience, learn Portuguese and experience Brazilian culture can now spend a semester in Rio de Janeiro or São Paulo, and earn up to 12 university credits.
IUPERJ in Rio de Janeiro delivers excellence in academic research combined with practical application. The international semester at IUPERJ combines business, politics and culture courses taught in English with Portuguese as a foreign language designed for students with little or no knowledge of Portuguese.
IUPERJ has a unique campus location in downtown Rio which provides easy access to and from the main sights. From here, you will be able to learn and appreciate the diversity of Brazilian culture, its rich heritage and traditions of music, art, food, and football.
FAAP in São Paulo is one of Brazil’s most respected higher education institutions, especially renowned for business studies. It is also renowned for supporting arts and culture in the state of São Paulo. This combination makes it the perfect place to deepen students international study experience, language skills and cultural immersion.
Opportunities in Rio de Janeiro
Opportunities in São Paulo