Universidade de São Paulo


USP, as the major institution of higher learning and research in Brazil, is responsible for educating a large part of Brazilian Masters and Ph.D’s.

The University of São Paulo (USP) is a public university, maintained by the State of São Paulo and affiliated with the State Secretariat of Economic, Scientific and Technological Development. Various world rankings, created to measure the quality of universities according to various criteria, particularly those related to scientific productivity, have widely recognized the talent and dedication of USP professors, students and employees

USP offers courses in all areas of knowledge. In addition to the undergraduate, master’s and doctorate courses, all free, the University also offers specializations, residences and free courses for all audiences. Since its foundation in 1934, USP has played a fundamental role in advancing research in the country, whether in the scientific, technological or social field, thanks to the work done by its students, employees and teachers. Currently, USP is responsible for more than 20% of all scientific production in Brazil.

USP is a Partner of the Butantan Institute, the major vaccine manufacturer of Brazil, which is an associated Partner of the LIVE.

Last updated : June 28, 2023