Registration form

Recommendation letter


  • Number of positions for Master studies: 20
  • Registration

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

1. Registration Form available 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. Curriculum vitae;

5. 02 letters of recommendation (the template is available at the site of the Program);

6. Background check document from his/her country;

7. Copy of the passport. At the registration, the candidate will receive a registration The Selection committee will not consider candidates with incomplete documentation.

Period: September 08th to November 05th, 2010 (mailing date deadline)

  • Exams

Date:  November 22th, 2010 (Monday). Including the Portuguese and English language tests.

Local: At the university of the candidate, if there is someone responsible for the application of the test.

Time: From 9:00 to 11:00 AM – exam of Portuguese language. From 2:00 to 5:00 PM – exam of Probability, Inference and Statistical Methods The candidate is allowed to consult the indicated bibliography for one hour after the beginning of the text and to use a calculator.

  • 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.

  • Result :The results will be available at the site Program on the 10th December 2010 or at the Office of the Program.
  • Enrollment: The admission process occurs every six months. 
    Beginning of classes: (will be released at the official calendar of UFMG for 2011).