Western International


Faculty & Students

  • 13 Western faculty members have received graduate or professional degrees from a university in Brazil
  • In 2015-16, 3 Western students travelled on exchange to Brazil, and 1 student from Brazil came to Western.
  • In 2015-16, 1 undergraduate student and 26 graduate students from Brazil attended Western.
  • In 2015-16, 14 Science Without Borders students from Brazil studied at Western.


Between 2011 and 2015, Western researchers co-authored and published 233 articles, meeting abstracts, reviews, proceeding papers, editorial materials, or book chapters with researchers at Brazilian institutions. Top five institutions with which collaborations occurred:

  • Universidade de São Paulo
  • Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais
  • Universidade Federal de São Paulo UNIFESP
  • Universidade Estadual de Campinas
  • Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro 

Partner Institutions

  • Escola de Administraçao de Empresas de Sao Paulo da Fundaçao Getulio Vargas
  • Federal University of Pernambuco
  • Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
  • Federal University of Santa Catarina
  • National Institute for Space Research
  • Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro
  • Universidade Estadual de Campinas
  • Universidade Federal da Bahia
  • University of São Paulo


  • Approximately 39 Western alumni are living in Brazil

Other Connections