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Undergraduate Studies


The Faculty of Medicine of the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro offers four undergraduate courses in the area of health sciences:

  • Medicine

  • Speech Therapy and Audiology

  • Physiology

  • Occupational Therapy


The admission to the undergraduate courses is granted through exams, annually organized by ENEM - Exame Nacional do Ensino Médio [High School National Exam] which is a non-mandatory, standardized Brazilian national exam, which evaluates high school students in Brazil. Once admitted in the Faculty of Medicine, the students must undertake at least a four to six-year period of studies. After its completion, students earn a bachelor´s degree in their areas of study.


Faculty of Medicine of the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
Av. Carlos Chagas Filho, 373, Edifício do Centro de Ciências da Saúde
(Center of Health Sciences Building), Bloco K, 2nd. Floor, Room 49
Cidade Universitária - Ilha do Fundão - Rio de Janeiro - Brazil - Zip Code: 21.941-902
Phone: +55 21 3938-6708 and +55 21 2280-7793
E-mail: gabinete@medicina.ufrj.br