The international student wishing to develop activities in a research group/laboratory at UFRGS needs to contact the professor in charge of the group/laboratory to verify the requirements and obtain an invitation letter.

Once accepted, the student must contact RELINTER, by sending a message to, to be officially registered as an external researcher at the university.

For more information about the research groups, contact the Division of Research (Pró-Reitoria de Pesquisa) at