Admission and Selection Process

Applications for Master’s and Doctoral degrees of the Graduate Program in Letters (PPGL) are open in the second semester of each academic year, and the academic term will begin in March of the following year.
The criteria for selection to the Master’s and Doctoral degrees in the areas of Linguistics, Literary Theory and Creative Writing are:
Master’s Degree: A specific written exam, interview and CV.
Doctoral Degree: A specific written exam, a dissertation project, project defense and CV.

Note 1: Creative Writing applicants must present three texts, new or published, written by themselves.

Note 2: Exceptionally, interviews may be conducted via skype, in case of international applicants or Brazilian applicants outside the country or the state of Rio Grande do Sul.

Call for International Applicant (Call 3/2018) 


Check out the Application Form