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Academic Centers of PUC-Rio and Courses Description
International Students at PUC-Rio

PUC-RIO has four Academic Centers.

In the tables below, you will find the course listing and summary of disciplines for each Academic Center


Center of Theology and Human Sciences (CTCH)

Departments
Arts (Industrial Design)
Education
Letters (Modern Languages, Literature and Linguistics)
Philosophy
Psychology
Theology
Pedagogy


Center of Social Sciences (CCS)

Departments
Administration (Business)
Economics
Social Communication (Film, Journalism and Publicity)
History
Geography
Social Science
Social Work
Institute of International Relations
Law


Center of Science and Thechnology (CTC)

Departments
Physics
Chemistry
Mathematics
Computer Science
Civil Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Materials Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Industrial Engineering
Production Engineering
Civil Production Engineering
Materials Production Engineering
Electric Production Engineering
Chemistry Production Engineering
Petroleum Engineering

Interdisciplinary courses:

Architecture and Urbanism (Civil Engineering + Arts)
Environmental Engineering (Geography + Civil Engineering)


Center of Biomedical Sciences (CCBM)

Graduate program only. Most courses offered in this Center are not held on campus but are instead held at specialized medical clinics.

Entrepreneurship Programs:
The sequential entrepreneurship course was created in order to provide current and graduate PUC-Rio students a variety of entrepreneurial skills. Students develop their own projects and plans, implement business plans, participate in social or cultural enterprising activities and work alongside business units in companies with whom they collaborate.



Sports

PUC-RIO - Ginasium


PUC-RIO has 3 sports areas where many sports are played, such as football (soccer), volleyball and capoeira. In addition, both international students and the regular students are allowed to swim at one of the most famous clubs in town, the Flamengo Football (soccer) Club. It is located within walking distance of campus.

 

 



Social Life at PUC

Parties and gatherings are organized specifically for international students in order to help them integrate into the university community. Exchange students can also participate in other activities including the choir and other Brazilian cultural festivals. Please refer to CCCI’s International Student Calendar to view a listing of organized activities.