UFCSPA’s undergraduate programs ensure high quality higher education and enable students to work in the health care area chosen upon graduation. In these programs the student will acquire knowledge and capacity for self-directed learning, as well as develop attitudes and skills that enable competent, critical and ethical professional performance based on a humanistic perspective, on multidisciplinary team work and on the current health system organization in Brazil.

The undergraduate programs’ curricula consist of compulsory courses (theoretical, theoretical-practical, and practical), elective courses, compulsory internships and extracurricular activities.


UFCSPA currently offers undergraduate programs in:

It is important to notice that all undergraduate programs are taught in Portuguese. However, some elective programs might be taught in English.



Admission of foreigners to UFCSPA's undergraduate programs takes place either through the Unified Selection System (SISU) or the PEC-G program.

National Unified Selection System (SiSU)

The SiSU is a computerized system managed by the Ministry of Education through which participating public universities select new students exclusively by the scoring obtained at the National Secondary Education Examination - ENEM. The registration period in SiSU/MEC is posted on the program website and on UFCSPA’s webpage

Exchange Program for Undergraduate Students (PEC-G) 

The Exchange Program for Undergraduate Students (PEC-G) is a program by the federal government that offers higher education opportunities to citizens of developing countries with which Brazil has educational and cultural agreements. The program annually selects foreigners, between 18 and 23 years old, with a high school diploma, to carry out undergraduate studies in Brazil. Information on submission, deadlines and participating countries can be found directly on the Program page.


Academic Mobility

UFCSPA may host students from other institutions wishing to complement their academic studies. Mobility programs provide academic exchange experience and interactions with other cultures, fostering learning qualifications.


  • Application Form for International Students – Incoming: fill out the form and send (see dates in the document):
    • A digital copy to  Este endereço de email está sendo protegido de spambots. Você precisa do JavaScript ativado para vê-lo.
    • A hard copy to: Assessoria de Relações Internacionais – UFCSPA, Rua Sarmento Leite, 245 - Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brasil - CEP 90050-170
  • UFCSPA Presentation