Brazil is the world's fifth largest country with one of the most diverse ecosystems in the world. The country is the home to about half of the population in South America, and the differences between the rich and the poor is great.
About the agreement
The agreement is specifically for exchange to ESALQ - Escola Superior de Agricultura, but exchanges to other units of the University of Sao Paulo can also be planned upon request.
Number of study places
Selection of applicants
Applicants are chosen according to average grade scores achieved upon application. A minimum grade of C is required.
Bachelor and Master.
Language of teaching
Portuguese and some English.
A list of courses in English can be found here (PDF file).
Upper secondary school (norsk: videregående skole): Average grade of 4 in English or TOEFL test.
Portuguese knowledge is demanded if the applicant will take courses. However, it is not demanded for project advising or fieldwork.
Students studying using the exchange agreement are exempt from paying tuition fees.
ESALQ. Photo: ESALQ