Federal University of Rio de Janeiro COPPE Alberto Luiz Coimbra Institute for Graduate Studies and Research in Engineering


Required documents


All documents are to be uploaded using the Application System.

The following documents are necessary:

  1. For the Masters, one of the following:
    1. Undergraduate diploma
    2. A declaration that the student finished all the required courses
    3. A statement that the student is currently enrolled in all required courses to graduate
  2. For the Doctorate, Undergraduate Diploma and one of the following:
    1. Masters diploma
    2. A declaration that the student completed the Master (in case the corresponding certificate isn’t ready yet)
    3. In the case of ongoing studies, a statement that the student will finish before the start of the following quarter
  3. Score records for all completed and ongoing undergraduate and graduate courses
  4. For Brazilians, the following:
    1. CPF
    2. ID card
    3. Voter registration (mandatory for ages 18-45)
    4.  Military service certificate (compulsory for men of ages 18-65)
  5. For foreigners
    1. Passport
  6. Employed candidates applying for partial time must present a concordance letter from the employer stating the amount of agreed weekly hours
  7. English proficiency certificate (more details in this page)

All candidates must be registered in the Lattes Curriculum platform, available at http://lattes.cnpq.br .


  • All documents must be uploaded through the enrollment system.
  • Selected candidates for the Master’s program must present a declaration that they concluded their undergraduate course.