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Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV)

22250-900 Praia de Botafogo, 190 Rio de Janeiro View map
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Known for its reliability and innovation, whether at thefrontier of education or in advances in research and information, Fundação GetulioVargas has built up a solid and unique legacy over the generations since it wasfounded over 70 years ago.

Committed to Brazil’s development, FGV is considered aninstitution of quality and excellence, as well as a think tank of internationalrenown.

FGV has a vast education portfolio, offering undergraduate,professional master’s, academic master’s and PhD courses on public and businessadministration, economics, law, the social sciences, and applied mathematics.FGV is present in more than 100 Brazilian municipalities through a network ofpartner institutions, providing executive education courses, extension coursesand MBAs (in-person, customized and online), covering many areas of knowledge.FGV operates internationally through academic partnerships with more than 200higher education institutions across the world.

FGV aspires to be recognized as an innovative institutionthat is committed to Brazil’s development, that educates an academic elite,generates public goods in social and related areas, and ensures financialsustainability by providing high-quality and ethical services. This is thevision that permeates the whole of FGV, allowing it to combine seriousness andcompetence with dynamism and innovation.

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