Rio de Janeiro
ParisTech schools develop academic and research partnerships in Brazil since some decades.
ParisTech maintains its network in Brazil with support of Florian Pradelle, lecturer at PUC-Rio and alumnus of Chimie ParisTech - PSL.
In Brazil, ParisTech maintains active partnership relations with the leading Brazilian universities in the training of engineering students and researchers.
The framework agreements undertaken with these partners include the possibility of double degrees and of joint thesis supervision in a broad range of engineering fields, including chemistry, environment, agronomy and forestry, food.
In Brazil, an annual International Admission Programme has been established for engineering courses.
The developed actions relie on the bilateral BRAFITEC and BRAFAGRI programmes for students in engineering, funded by the Brazilian and French ministries.