Academic Master’s degree


The course aims to develop in-depth studies in the field of Administration, with the purpose of training for teaching and research, besides developing competencies for the exercise of management activities into organizations.

The curriculum provides mandatory and elective subjects (minimum of 20 credits), seminars, research activities and the preparation of a dissertation. Most subjects are offered on a daytime basis and are taught throughout two semesters.

Within a maximum period of 15 months, the student must present and have approved a dissertation proposal, which is held supported by a tutor. Before defending the dissertation, the student must prove proficiency in the English language. The Academic Master’s degree must be completed in a minimum of 12 months and maximum of 27 months.

Acess the PPGA Guide (in Portuguese) to learn more.

Academic calendar

Click here to access the 2019 academic calendar.


Business card template for students

The School of Administration offers the artwork of business cards for students of the PPGA Academic Master’s degree who participate in congresses, events and trips. The shipping to the printing company and related costs are the responsibility of the student.

The card is 9 cm x 5 cm size and it is front and back – one side in Portuguese, the other in English. The Adobe Illustrator software is required to edit the template.

Step by step:

  1. Download the template here.
  2. Change:
    – Student’s name;
    – Area of concentration or line of research
    – Home phone and/or mobile phone
  3. The back of the card is in English. Change information both sides.
  4. Save in PDF and send to a printing company.

PPT presentation template

The EA provides a PowerPoint presentation template for submission of papers. The use is not mandatory, being only a suggestion of artwork.

Click here to see an example.

Click here  to download the template.