• Do you want to study and intern in Brazil? Get on board the Flagship!

    Click here to watch our program video and see why you should be a part of the Portuguese Flagship program at UGA.








    Get on board the Flagship!
  • Summer 2018 in Florianópolis


    UGA Flagship students enjoying an excursion to Santo Antônio de Lisboa while studying abroad in Florianópolis.










    Summer 2018
  • The Fifth Cohort is in Brazil for their Capstone Year.


    The fifth cohort of PFP students arrived in Brazil in February, 2017 for their Capstone Year.  the Overseas Program consists of intensive Portuguese instruction and university coursework at UFSJ (Universidade Federal de São João del-Rei), an internship in a field related to each student’s major and professional interests, and immersion in Brazil’s multicultural and vibrant culture.        





    Fifth Cohort in Brazil for their Capstone Year
  • Best Languages for your career


    In this increasingly global economy, learning a new language can boost your chances at landing a lucrative job. Watch here why Portuguese is one of the best languages for you to learn.
















    Best Languages for Your Career
  • The Portuguese Flagship Program Renewal is Recognized by the Red & Black


    The University of Georgia’s unique Portuguese Flagship Program has received approximately $3 million to continue for another 4 years. 


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    The Portuguese Flagship Program Renewed for Four More Years
  • Flagship and FLAS in Florianópolis, Brazil 

                  with University of Georgia

    • Portuguese immersion for eight weeks in the beautiful Brazilian island/city of Florianópolis.
    • Intensive Portuguese Academics: this program is FLAS eligible.
    • Individual housing.
    • Cultural Activities in Florianópolis and Excursions to Balneário Camboriú, Blumenau and Itajai River, and Serra Catarinense.
    • Service learning component and much more. 








    Flagship and Flas in Florianópolis, Brazil
  • UFSJ – The Federal University of São João del-Rei welcomes our Portuguese Flagship Students.


    The Dean of International Affairs of UFSJ, Dr. Liliane de Assis Sade, together with former UFSJ President, Dr. Valeria Kemp, and the Overseas  team of faculty and staff welcome new PFP students. Click on this video to learn more.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               

    UFSJ welcomes Portuguese Flagship students
  • Portuguese Flagship Program Internship Opportunities for Students

    Portuguese Flagship Students have the opportunity to intern in a variety of organization located in Brazil such as Pricewaterhouse Coopers, Moodys, Imagem Corporativa, Deutsche Bank, Instituto Sou da PAZ, and others. These internship opportunities provide students with hands-on experience in their field of study and potential future work environments. Every PFP student makes a formal presentation about their internship experience at the end of their Capstone year in Brazil.

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    Portuguese Flagship Program Internship Opportunities for Students
  • The Third Cohort is back from their Capstone Year in Brazil.


    The third cohort of PFP students arrived in Brazil in February 2015, and returned from their Capstone Year in December 2015. After studying at  UFSJ (Universidade Federal de São João del-Rei), each of the fourteen members of this cohort participated in a challenging and customized internship in cities such as São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, Brasilia, and Blumenau.                                                                                                                           


    The Third Cohort Returns From their Capstone Year in Brazil
  • The First Cohort of PFP Students share their experience about studying and living in Brazil

    Learn more about the Program from the students’ perspective at the 2013 Final Capstone Meeting in Serra do Cipó – Minas Gerais.

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    First Cohort of PFP Students