About PUC-SP

ARII - Assessoria de Relações Internacionais e Institucionais

About PUC-SP

Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo – PUC-SP, founded in 1946, offers high quality academic education to its 18.693 students, with 1.199 professors and an important participation in studies and debates on issues of national and international relevance. The rigor of its scientific production, its social commitment, and the quality of its teaching are the main foundations of its educational project.


PUC-SP in Numbers

Undergraduate programs: 37
Academic Masters: 30
Professional Masters: 05
Doctoral Programs: 22
Continued Education: 444

Campi: 5
Research Groups: 266
Undergraduate Students: 11.109
Master and Ph.D. Students: 3.113
Students of Continued Education: 4.471
Faculty members: 1.199
Administrative Staff: 1.399



Maria Amalia Pie Abib Andery

Pro-Rector of Undergraduate Programs
Alexandra Fogli Serpa Geraldini

Pro-Rector of Graduate Programs
Márcio Alves da Fonseca

Pro-Rector of Continued Education
Altair Cadrobbi Pupo

Pro-Rector of Culture and Community Relations
Monica de Melo

Pro-Rector of Academic Planning and Evaluation
Marcia Flaire Pedroza


International and Institutional Relations Office

The main objectives of PUC-SP's International and Institutional Relations Office (ARII) are

  • to assist the Rectory in the development and implementation of PUC-SP's international cooperation;
  • to support the University Community in the development of international cooperation, through contacts with institutions, agencies and diplomatic representations;
  • to contribute to the consolidation of an internationalist culture at PUC-SP, as a strategy for institutional growth and increasing qualification of academic activities;
  • to promote and monitor student exchange programs;
  • to monitor the processing of academic cooperation agreements.