Registration form

Recommendation letter



  • Number of positions for Master studies: 35 positions (26 regular positions and 9 for the program “ação alternativa”).
  • Number of positions for Doctoral studies: 20 positions (16 regular positions  and 4 for the program “ação alternativa”).
  • Registration period: November 1st, 2021 to January, 02, 2022.

The form should be sent to the Office of the Graduate Program with the following documents:

  1. Registration Formavailable at the site of the program (
  2. Copy of the undergraduate diploma (or an equivalent document) issued by an official establishment or officially recognized, or a document that confirms that the candidate is in conditions of obtaining the undergraduate title until the date of the registration. The candidate should bring the original  document if he/she enters the course;
  3. University transcript of the undergraduate course;
  4. Copy of the Master degree diploma and Master transcript if it exists;
  5. Curriculum vitae;
  6. Letter of the institution where the candidate works, when applicable, presenting the candidate, as well as a letter of approval of the institution for the candidate to attend the PhD course, or a term of commitment presented by the candidate;
  7. 02 letters of recommendation (form available in
  8. Background check document from his/her country;
  9. Copy of the passport.
  10. For Doctoral Candidates. One Cover Letter, with a maximum of 10 (ten) pages, reporting their scientific interests, their academic experiences of research and the main scientific contributions of his master's thesis, if any, and published articles and results obtained and not yet published of scientific projects.

At the registration, the candidate will receive a registration number.

- Exams

  • Portuguese and Foreign language tests: The candidate can comprove the proficiencies in Portuguese and English through internationally known certificates.  English Certificates such as  TOEFL(Test of English as a Foreing Language), Cambridge nível FCE (First Certificate of English) or IELTS (International English Language Test) are accepted. Other certificates should be evaluated  and needs approval from  the Coordination to be accepted.
  • Statistics and Probability test: See calendar below.

- Bibliography:

   ROSS, S.A. First course in probability. 5 ed., N. Jersey: Prentice Hall, 1988.

   HOGG, R.V., CRAIG, A.T. Introduction to mathematical statistics. London: Macmillan, 1978.

Results:The results will be available at the site of the Program ( portal/pos-graduacao/mestrado-doutorado/2-uncategorised/32-english-version)

- Enrollment:The admission process occurs every year. 

-Beginning of classes: (will be released at the official calendar of UFMG)





Number of positions

For Master Students: 35 positions (26 regular positions and 9 for the program “ação alternativa”)

For PhD Students: 20 positions (16 regular positions  and 4 for the program “ação alternativa”)

Registration Period

From November 1st, 2021 to January, 02, 2022

Approved  Registrations

Until January 13, 2022

Available at:

Appeal against the decision

January 15, 2022

Evaluation Committee will be publically available

Until January 19, 2022 at

Language exams

(Step 1)

January 21,  2022- Time: 9:00 to 11:00 (English Exam)

January 21,  2022- Time:14:00 to 16:00 (Portuguese Exam)

All exams will be in Brazilian time

Selection period

(Step 3)

From January 24, 2022 to January 28, 2022

Final Results

Until February 02, 2022

Available at the site

Candidates not approved have until February 12, 2022 to appeal against the decision.



  • Should confirme the participation in the program until  February 13, 2022  sending a message to Este endereço de email está sendo protegido de spambots. Você precisa do JavaScript ativado para vê-lo..
  • Period for prior registration in the DRCA (Item 8.1 Edital): February 21 to March 03, 2022 (Exclusively, fulling the form at
  • Deadline for sending legible copies of the documentation to the Office of the Graduate Program (Item 8.2, Edital):  March 04, 2022.
  • Foreign applicants must comply with item 8.4 of the call by March 04, 2022.