Selection Processes

The Graduate Program in Information Science (PGCIN) at the Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina (UFSC) publishes calls for applications establishing the number of places, deadlines, form of evaluation, selection criteria and required documentation for the admission of new students.
The Program Council releases, within a period of not less than 60 days from the date set for the beginning of the selection process, instructions regarding the respective process.
PGCIN will admit, for the Doctoral and Master’s Program, candidates holding undergraduate degrees recognized by the Ministry of Education (MEC) . A master’s degree is not required to apply for the Doctoral Program. At the discretion of the PGCIN Council, candidates holding an undergraduate degree awarded by a foreign institution and foreign candidates may be admitted, provided they meet the criteria established in the call for applications.
Applications for a postdoctoral research position at the PGCIN are accepted throughout the year.
The selection for admission will be made by a commission appointed by the Program Council. The list of selected candidates, observing the maximum number of places, will be approved by the Program Council.