Doctoral subjects

The doctoral student must take a total of 36 credits, being 12 of these credits in elective courses taken in PPGECB during his doctorate and 11 credits in compulsory subjects. The validation of credits in courses taken in other stricto sensu graduate programs may be made upon request of the student via protocol, with the agreement of the coordinator and evaluation of the collegiate. For more details on taking advantage of courses taken in other programs, consult the Internal Rules of the Program and specific resoltuion.

Compulsory subjects (credit and workload)
Opttional subjects (credit and workload)
Qualification Exam

In order to defend his thesis, the doctorate must first pass the qualification examination, which must be completed by the 24th month after joining the Program. The qualification examination will consist of a review manuscript on the thesis topic and a public lecture on Ecology and Conservation, to be drawn according to the rules for qualification and Internal Rules of the program. Access the link to access the current norms of the exam. The barema for the classes available for consultation here.

Required activities

In addition to the total credits in optional and compulsory subjects, and the qualification exam, the student must be enrolled from the first semester of the course in Oriented Research, orientation activity for the development of the research project, and carry out in two semesters the Teaching Internship (I and II). Only after the completion of these compulsory activities and the minimum credit in disciplines that the student can present his work of conclusion of course (thesis).