English language proficiency

Freshmen applicants must submit proof of proficiency in the English language upon registration to the course of Masters and PhD, according to the rules of the Program.

Applicants may submit official certificates or simulated test certificates obtained five years ago, since valid at registration.

To the announcement 1/2019, to be published in July-August 2018, applicants may submit the following certificates and scores:
master's degree: 485 TOEFL ITP test points, or 70 Pontos no TOEFL, or 6,0 points in IELTS test, or grade C or higher in the Cambridge FCE.

current Notice:
Doctorate degree: 530 TOEFL ITP test points, or 75 Pontos no TOEFL, or 6,0 points in IELTS test, or B grade or higher on FCE, or grade C or higher in the Cambridge CAE, or 65 points in BULATS.

Notice that will be rectified in November 2018, second resolution of the 100th meeting of the CCP-ET:
Doctorate degree: 550 TOEFL ITP test points, or 80 Pontos no TOEFL, or 6,0 points in IELTS test, or grade C or higher in the Cambridge CAE.

Foreign students must also perform proficient in Portuguese as ticket notice or regulation of the Graduate Program in Transport Engineering.