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Institute of Informatics
Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul


The Institute of Informatics is located in the city of Porto Alegre, the capital city of the state of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. Porto Alegre is a modern city with a population of over 1.5 million people.
The bus lines that serve the Campus do Vale are D43 – Universitária, 343 – Campus Ipiranga, T8 – Est. São Pedro / Campus do Vale, T10 – Triângulo / Campus do Vale and 375 – Agronomia (Centro and Bairro). Directions from Salgado Filho International Airport using public transportation can be seen here.

Information for Prospective Students

If you are interested in joining the Computer Networks Group, please first check the group’s research themes, projects, and publications. Contact the faculty member who best aligns with your areas of interest. Present yourself, and provide your academic transcripts, research background, and which topics you would like to investigate.