Application Process

How to apply for the UFC Public Health Postgraduate Program

The UFC Public Health Postgraduate Program (PPGSP) has an annual application process and it offers about 30 vacancies for Master’s and 20 vacancies for PhD course. PPGSP provides opportunity of participation of health personnel (Medicine, Nursing, Physical Therapy, Nutrition, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Veterinary Medicine etc.) and related areas (Sociology, Anthropology, Economics, Psychology, Social Work, Geography, Biology, Engineering, Statistics, Business Administration etc.) it is considered the coherence and consistency with the areas of concentration and their respective lines of research. The maximum term for Master’s is 24 months and for PhD is 48 months.

Usually, the application process takes place from september to november. The public service notice which is published at this website presents the number of vacancies, prerequisites, rules and stages.

The selection process for the PPGSP occurs through two procedures:

  1. The candidate has to access the UFC online application website: (menu processos seletivos stricto sensu);
  2. Access this website, complete the online application form and upload the required documents, according to the instructions presented in the public service notice for the admission process.


Processo Seletivo 2019 – Turma 2020 (Edital 02/2019)

Processo Seletivo 2018 – Turma 2019 (Edital 04/2018)

Processo Seletivo 2017 – Turma 2018 (Edital 03/2017)

Processo Seletivo 2016 – Turma 2017 (Edital 05/2016)