Exchange ProgramUniversidade de São Paulo, Brasilien

Within the framework of the agreement between the Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil, and the University of Heidelberg, there is the possibility for Heidelberg students to apply for an exchange place.

The program is open to students of all subjects (exception: medicine). The basic studies or three semesters in the BA program should be completed before the start of the stay abroad, good knowledge of Portuguese is also a prerequisite for application.

Universidade de São Paulo Bibliothek


One semester or one academic year - Start: August 2024
Scholarship benefits
Waiver of tuition fees
Three semesters of BA studies should have been completed before the start of the stay abroad, good academic performance and a good knowledge of Portuguese are also prerequisites for application.


You can apply for the exchange programs via an online platform. Information on the required documents can be found on our pages and in the FAQs. If you have any questions about the application process, the Study Abroad Infocenter of the International Relations Department will be happy to help you. Only complete applications can be considered.

Application deadline

November 8th, 2024

Online Application

Documents to be submitted

in English language


  • Application form
  • Curriculum vitae with course of studies (completed, approx. 1 page)
  • Study project (1 to 2 pages)
  • 2 letters of recommendation from university professors
  • List of certificates acquired so far (transcript)
  • Language certificate
  • High school diploma
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