Graduate Program in Physics
The Graduate Program in Physics (PPGFís) of the Physics Institute at Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS) offers Master and Doctoral degree courses in Physics since late 1960's. The Program covers three Concentration Areas — Experimental Physics, Theoretical Physics, and Astrophysics — in many research lines. The PPGFís has pursued a profile of excellence over the years, being granted with the highest score in all evaluations made by CAPES. This high-level Program is a result of the quality, experience, of the faculty members, currently with 78 supervisors. The Program has formed 418 Doctors in Science and 531 Masters in Physics, with currently 100+ students in the Master's and Doctoral courses.