Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

PUC-Rio Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro, commonly known as PUC-Rio, is a private non-profit Catholic University created in 1940. PUC-Rio is recognized as one of the top five universities in Brazil and a leading research institution that focuses primarily on the development of science and innovation.

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Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV) is a world renowned center for quality education dedicated to promoting Brazil's economic and social development. With eight schools, two research institutes, technical assistance projects and a publishing unit, FGV is ranked one of the top think tanks and top higher education institutions in the world. Brazilian School of Public and Business Administration (EBAPE) is one of the schools linked to Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV). Its academic programs include: Undergraduation in Administration, Online Undergraduation in Technological Management Processes (FGV Online), Master of Public Administration, Executive Master of Business Administration, Doctor of Administration and Post-Doctorate in Administration. Learn more about studying at EBAPE.

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Location: South America
Capital: Brasília
Official language: Portuguese
Currency: Real (R$)
Economy: Agriculture, natural resources, automobiles
Main exports: Aircraft, electrical equipment, cars, ethanol, textiles, metals, food
Climate: Tropical, ranging from rainforests to deserts
Time difference: 1 hour ahead of NYC (in Rio de Janeiro)
Fun fact: Brazil has over 4,000 airports – more than any other country (besides the US)

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