In the application form, in addition to personal data and information about academic qualifications, applicants must submit a letter describing their reasons for applying for the program and how they intend to use the knowledge acquired (it is suggested to prepare the text in advance and paste it in the appropriate field of the form).
The following documents must also be sent:

a.    ID;
b.    CPF (Brazilian Social Security Number);
c.    Passport (foreign applicants);
d.    Social Name inclusion form and other documents - see item 5 and annex III;
e.    Medical Report (People with Disabilities) - see item 4.1.
f.    Curriculum Vitae or Lattes (; (site em português sem tradução)
g.    School Records for Graduation;
h.    School Records for other Postgraduate courses (optional)
i.    Result with score and classification in National and/or International Exams, such as ANPAD, ANPEC, GRE and POSCOMP, carried out since 2016 (optional);

a.    Documents must be scanned, saved in "PDF" format and attached to the Registration Form;
b.    The maximum size allowed for uploading each document is 1.5MB;
c.    Photos of documents will not be accepted;
d.    Documents that have front and back or more than 1 (one) page, must be scanned in a single file (ID, passport, Diploma etc);
e.    Illegible, incomplete or non-standard documents will invalidate the candidate's registration.
f.    Candidates should consult the status of the documentation sent through the website <>, in the Overview menu, in the link Follow-up your Registration. Documents will be verified within 3 (three) business days.


The selection process will be directed by the Coordination of the Masters Program and will be carried out in 3 (three) eliminatory stages:

1st stage - Candidates for the Masters Program in Mathematical Modeling will be selected by a Selection Committee made up of teachers from the Program, according to the criteria specified below:

1.    Document analysis;
2.    Summer Course Performance;
3.    Interview.

The items described in the item - “Selection Criteria” - are eliminatory.

2nd stage - Approval in the Leveling Course (Summer Course)
The Summer Course is mandatory and the Selection Committee may indicate you to take one course or both. The Selection Committee will condition the candidate's approval in the Master's Selection Process to the good performance in the Summer Course.
The objective of the course is to provide freshman with a complement to the candidate's academic training in Mathematics and Informatics, favoring learning and academic performance throughout the course. The course lasts 4 (four) weeks with a total workload of 60 (sixty) hours.

Only candidates classified in this stage will be invited to the interview.

Subject Days of the week


Fundamentals of Mathematics: An Introduction to Analysis 

Monday to Friday

09 am to 12:30 pm
Introduction to Programming with Python 2 pm to 5 pm

3rd stage - Interview
The selection interviews will take place in the period provided for in the Selection Calendar.
Candidates residing in other states will be able to conduct the interview via Skype.
The Course Coordination will schedule the interviews. Contact will be held by e-mail or telephone. The candidate must be punctual for the interview.
Access to FGV facilities will not be allowed wearing shorts, flip-flops, tank tops, miniskirts, tops or cropped blouses.
In no event will there be rescheduling of an interview due to non-compliance with the requirements or any other reasons that prevent the interview from being carried out via Skype, in the case of candidates from other States.


The final result of the Masters Selection will be announced on February 17th, 2020, through an alphabetically ordered list with those selected in the Selection Process. Successful candidates will be contacted by the School of Applied Mathematics - FGV EMAp by phone and/or email and must confirm their intention to enroll with the Academic Records Secretariat - SRA according to the period established in this document.


In order to complete the Registration, the candidate must access the Selective Process website -> Results> Pre-registration and schedule the appointment at the Academic Records Secretariat, according to the day and time of your preference.
a.    The scheduling period is available in the Calendar;
b.    Scheduling must be done in advance, due to the demand of candidates, availability of dates and times;
c.    Only duly scheduled candidates will be attended;
d.    Candidates who do not comply with the scheduled time or do not present the documentation for registration, as established in the notice, must wait for the availability of the service, in the absence of the next candidate at the time designated for him.

Enrollment will be formalized upon delivery of the following documentation to the SRA – Secretariat of Academic Records:
a.    Certified copy of ID;
b.    Certified copy of the CPF;
c.    Certified copy of Birth or Marriage Certificate, according to marital status; (***)
d.    Certified copy of the Graduate Diploma. In the case of a course taken abroad, the document must be presented with Consulatization or apostille, in accordance with the Hague Convention, in addition to the certified translation;
e.    2 (two) recent 3x4 photos;
f.    Application for Social Name and other documents (item 5);
g.    Certified copy of the Medical Report - see item 4.4;
h.    Certified copy of Passport with temporary student visa granted by the Brazilian consular authority; (**)
i.    Certified copy of RNE; (**)
j.    Insurance policy in the minimum amount of EUR 30,000 (thirty thousand euros) or US $ 42,000 (forty two thousand American dollars); (**)
k.    Declaration of Subsistence; (**)
l.    Registration form completed and signed; (*)
m.    Responsibility Term, signed; (*)
n.    2 (two) copies of the Educational Services Agreement, signed; (*)
o.    Copy of the payment receipt for the 1st installment of the monthly fee or the total amount paid (when the payment is cash).

(*) Available on the Pre-Registration website;
(**) Foreign students;
(***) In case of change of the civil name, the identity documents, CPF and voter registration must be updated, according to the current Certificate.   


The cancellation of enrollment must be made by the contracting party, via a request filed with the SRA - Secretariat for Academic Records. For billing Legal Entities, consult our financial services at the Academic Records Secretariat - SRA.   


During the selection process, the coordination of the Academic Masters in Mathematical Modeling promotes the Open Day, an information session, where candidates interested in the course have the opportunity to get to know the School's facilities, teachers, research programs, in addition to obtaining more detailed information about the program and exchange experiences with students and alumni.

Free course presentation lecture
Date and time: 10/31/19 at 2:30 pm location: Auditorium 537 - 5th floor (Headquarters of FGV - Praia de Botafogo, 190 - Botafogo - RJ)


R $ 33,120.00 in cash, or 3 installments of R $ 11,400.00, or 24 installments of R $ 1,500.00. SCHOLARSHIPS
The values and rules for obtaining and maintaining scholarships are subject to the rules established by public funding agencies, in this case, CAPES (Coordination for the Improvement of Higher Education Personnel / Academic Excellence Program). Partnerships with some private institutions have also made it possible, over the past few years, to provide some additional scholarships. FGV EMAp may grant subsidies of up to 100% (one hundred percent) of the monthly fee, subject to the availability of resources, according to the classification in the Selection Process. Master's scholarships are renewed on a quarterly basis, based on student progress, performance and full dedication to the Program.


Praia de Botafogo, 190 - CEP 22250-900, Rio de Janeiro, RJ

Praia de Botafogo, 190, 5th floor - CEP 22250-900, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Phone: (21) 3799-5917 / 6262
Office Hours: Monday to Friday, from 8 am to 5 pm

A / C: Selection Process for the Masters in Mathematical Modeling
Praia de Botafogo, 190 / office 314 - 3rd floor
Zip code 22250-900, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Phone: (21) 3799-5757
Office Hours: 9am to 6pm