AAH – ARTS AND HUMANITIES

Priority Topic 4 – Arts and Humanities (AAH) Internationalization of the priority topic “Arts and Humanities” aims at the excellence of the postgraduate programs considering local and global challenges. USP has 50 programs in the area of “Arts and Humanities”, representing 29% of the total of postgraduate programs in our university. About 28% of USP[…]

TEC – TECHNOLOGY

Priority Topic 5 – Technology (TEC) Brazil’s GDP has oscillated in recent years between the ninth and sixth of the world’s highest, at R $ 6.6 trillion reais, according to data from the IBGE in 2017. Each sector of economic activity depends partly on continuous technological development, which, for in turn, feeds on science, engineering[…]

EAS – EARTH AND SPACE

Priority Topic 3 – Earth and Space (EAS) This thematic area congregates an expressive number of programs of excellence, with strong international insertion and tradition of many decades. There are 22 programs, of which half (11) received the highest score (7) in the last four-year evaluation of Capes and 5 programs received a grade 6.[…]

HAD – HEALTH AND DISEASES

Priority Topic 2 – Health and Diseases (HAD) USP congregates 88 PPGs in this thematic area, comprising 17.1% programs grade 4, 44.3% grades 5 and 38.6% Proex excellence programs (Grades 6 and 7). All programs focus on 12 Capes evaluation areas of knowledge and were responsible for the production of more than 19,500 articles (Source:[…]

TPAS – TRANSLATIONAL PLANT AND ANIMAL SCIENCES

Priority Topic 1 – Translational Plant and Animal Sciences (TPAS) Brazil presents the most developed system of research and training of human resources in the area of ​​tropical agriculture. Agricultural research practically started the Brazilian postgraduate programs, allowing unprecedented advances in both the production system and the veterinary sciences and system sustainability. Today Brazil is[…]