Profile Data from 2013
  • Program Cost
    $25,507
    $ $ $ $ $
Contact Information
R. José Alves Cunha Lima,
172
São Paulo, 05360050, Brazil
Website

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    33%
  • Selectivity
    50%
  • Job Offers
    85%

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About University of Sao Paulo

Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 115
  • Median 108
  • Middle 80% 60 to 192
Admissions Selectivity
50% University of Sao Paulo 46% Average Across All Schools

Average GMAT Score
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 121
50% 50.0
33% 33.0
Female
23% 23
International
95% 95
Re-Applicants
36% 36
53% 53
Wait-listed
100% 0
Top Undergrad Majors
  • All Applicants
  • Economics
  • Engineering
  • Management
  • Accepted
  • Economics
  • Engineering
  • Management
Top 5 Feeder Colleges for Accepted
  • Fundação Getúlio Vargas
  • Universidade de São Paulo
  • Instituto Tecnologico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey
  • Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo
  • Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie
Importance of Application Elements
  • Interviews Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Very Important
  • Application Essay Very Important
  • GMAT Scores Considered
  • Recommendations Considered
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Considered
$63,000 Applicant Average Base Salary
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • GREE do Brasil
  • Centria Partners
  • International Finance Corporation World Bank
  • SAP Brasil
  • Oracle
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0%
0%
740 to 769
0%
0%
710 to 739
0%
0%
680 to 709
0%
0%
650 to 679
0%
0%
620 to 649
0%
0%
590 to 619
0%
0%
560 to 589
0%
0%
530 to 559
0%
0%
500 to 529
0%
0%
Under 500
0%
0%
English Language Requirements
English Proficiency Required: Yes
Minimum English Proficiency Score: Yes
Accepted Tests
  • IELTS
  • TOEFL Internet Based Test
  • TOEFL Paper-based Test
  • U Michigan Language Test

Careers: Will I find a job?

ABB 1
Top Employer
  • GE 1
  • Electrolux 1
  • PriceWaterhouse 1
Job offers within 3 months after graduation
85% University of Sao Paulo 83% Average Across All Schools

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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
30% 30
61% 60.97325153374234
30% Receive Offers
20% 20
56% 55.69710982658959
20% Accept Offers
After graduation, but within 3 months
55% 55
22% 21.9117610062893
55% Receive Offers
60% 60
25% 25.424767441860464
60% Accept Offers
More than 3 Months after graduation
10% 10
3% 3.0
10% Receive Offers
10% 10
11% 11.25
10% Accept Offers
90% Graduates seeking full-time employment
5% Graduates not seeking employment
Top Employers / Number Hired
  • ABB 1
  • GE 1
  • Electrolux 1
  • PriceWaterhouse 1
  • Grant Thorton 1
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Top Companies with Interns / Hired
  • Blue Tree Hotels 1
  • Boehringer 1
  • Volvo Financial Services 1
  • Qualisoft 1
  • Pfizer 1
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus 10
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board 18
  • Average intern length in weeks 12
  • Percentage of internships that are paid 20
Annual Job Searching Trips by the School

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$112,000
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $25,507
  • Budget $49,000
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$112,000
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $25,507
  • Budget $49,000
0 Full Tuition Scholarships
$6,000 Average Scholarship Amount 25% of Students Receive Aid
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
25% 25
25% 25
Scholarships
$ $ $ $ $
$30,000
Total aid distributed for the upcoming year
Basic scholarships awarded
  • A Combination Of Need And Merit
  • Some Other Criteria
Loans
  • Loan guarantee policy No
  • Max loan guarantee per year
  • Average post-graduation debt
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Academics: What will I learn?

Students in Core Classes
20 University of Sao Paulo 43 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Lectures
40% 40
Case study
20% 20
Team project
20% 20
Top Areas of Study
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Economics
  • Leadership
  • Operations Management
  • Strategy
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Concentrations and Specializations
  • Consulting
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Entrepreneurship
  • General Management
  • International Business
  • Leadership
  • Marketing
  • Strategy
Master Degree Programs
  • Management
Joint Degree Programs
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must write a complete business plan
  • Students are required to complete international experience
  • Students must have attended a minimum number of classes
  • Students must have earned a pre-determined GPA/Letter grade average
  • Students must complete a company-specific project and present results to relevant parties
Program Logistics
  • Program length (in months) 12
  • Distance learning Yes
Technology Improvements
  • System implementation and development; telephone system improvement, hardware acquisition, software lincensing

Students: Who are my classmates?

20% Married Students 95% International Students
20% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
Student Citizenship
Europe Free Trade Zone
55% 55
South America
15% 15
Asia
15% 15
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
  • Corporate Social Responsibility/NetImpact
Active Networking Clubs

Alumni: How strong is my network?

15,000 Living MBA Alumni 01 Countries where alumni clubs exist
01 Active alumni clubs
10% Participating in gift donations No Individual alumni gift in excess of $10 Million in the last 12 months