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Graduate Program in Psychology


Universidade Federal de São João del-Rei (Federal University of São João del-Rei)'s Graduate Program in Psychology was approved by the Brazilian Coordination for the Improvement of Higher Education Personnel (CAPES) in July 30th, 2017 and started its Master's Degree's activities in March, 2008. In 2018, the Ph.D Program was approved, having its first class starting in the second semester of 2019. The program is rated 4 in CAPES quadrennial evaluation of 2017. The PPGPSI/UFSJ has a comprehensive approach and defines "Psychology" as its research focus area.

The application for the graduate program happens every year, during the first semester. Classes begin for both master's and doctorate students in the second semester of every year. The program is completed within two and four years respectively. Information regarding the application and admittance as well as any information related to the graduate course listings and enrollment are published through this site.

Faculty comprises mostly full time professors of UFSJ's Department of Psychology, with research projects in two areas:

1. Theoretical and Philosophic Fundamentals in Psychology

2. Institutions, Health and Society




E-mail: ppgpsi@ufsj.edu.br



Telephone: +55 32 3379-5140


E-mail: ppgpsi@ufsj.edu.br



From Monday to Thursday

Mornings: 08:00 a.m. to Noon 

Afternoons: 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.


Morning: 08:00 a. m. to Noon

Afternoon: 1:00 p. m. to 5:00 p.m.


Adam Fogaça



Program director: Lucas Cordeiro Freitas
Assistant program director: Mônia Aparecida da Silva

Board faculty members:

Maria Gláucia Pires Calzavara

Marcelo Dalla Vecchia

Board students' representative:

Elizabeth de Fátima Teodoro




Programa de Pós-Graduação em Psicologia / UFSJ

Praça Dom Helvécio, 74 - Sala 1.53 - Dom Bosco

São João del-Rei, MG, Brazil

CEP 36301-160