In case of a Stricto sensu Postgraduate Diploma (Master and Doctorate):
1- Record containing personal data and, where applicable, information on the institutional affiliation that it maintains in Brazil;
2- Copy of the diploma duly registered by the institution responsible for the diploma, in accordance with the legislation in force in the country of origin and;
3- Copy of the thesis or dissertation with record of approval of the examining board, with copy in digital file in compatible format, accompanied by the following documents:
a) Official record or document of the institution of origin, containing the date of the defense, if applicable, the title of the work, its approval and the concepts granted; and
b) names of the participants of the examining board, if applicable, and of the advisor, accompanied by their brief curriculum;
c) If the program of origin does not provide the public defense of the thesis, the student must attach a document issued and authenticated by the institution of origin, describing the thesis or dissertation quality assessment procedures adopted by the institution (including the blind evaluation issued by an external reviewer).
4- Copy of the transcript, which describes the topics or activities that you attended, with the respective periods and the total workload, indicating the frequency and the result of the evaluations in each subject.
5- Brief description of the research activities carried out, internships and printed or electronic copies of the scientific works resulting from the dissertation or thesis, published and / or presented in congresses or academic-scientific meetings, indicating the author (s) , the name of the journal and the date of publication and / or name and place of the scientific events where the works were presented
6- The results of the external evaluation of the institution’s postgraduate course or program, if applicable, and have been carried out by public or accredited institutions in the country of origin, and other existing information on the reputation of the program indicated in documents, reports or reports.
The documents treated in points II, III a, IV must be registered by a foreign institution responsible for the diploma, in accordance with the legislation in force in the country of origin, apostilled in the event that its origin is from a country signatory to the Agreement of The Hague (Resolution CNJ 228 of June 22, 2016) or certified by a competent consular authority in the case of non-signatory countries.
It is important to keep in mind that: ALL DOCUMENTS MUST BE RECOGNIZED BY THE INSTITUTION RESPONSIBLE FOR DIPLOMATION, ACCORDING TO LEGISLATION IN THE COUNTRY OF ORIGIN (IF THE COUNTRY IS A SIGNATOR OF THE HAIA CONVENTION. In cases where the country is not a signatory must be authenticated by the competent consular authority.
Important: The act of apostille is only performed in the country in which the diploma was issued.
To find out if the country, in which you completed undergraduate or graduate, is a signatory to the Hague Convention (HCCH), click below.