German language classes

German language course for academic purposes

On December 18, 2017, the German language course for academic purposes, taught by the DAAD-Lecturer Svenja BrĂ¼nger, started. The course is for master and doctoral students of the 20 post-graduate programmes offered by UFGRS and PUCRS connected to the CDEA. The course is dedicated to students, who are studying and/or conducting research at a German university.

NELE - Extension Language Teaching Center

The Center for Teaching Languages in Extension of the Department of Modern Languages of the Institute of Letters of UFRGS was created on April 23, 2000. Its purpose is to offer language courses in different modalities and schedules that meet the needs of the community in general: German, Spanish, French, Greek Classical, English, Italian, Japanese, Latin, Portuguese-Reading and Textual and Russian Production. Faced with the phenomenon of globalization, the Mercosur, the Internet and the needs of the labor market, we reaffirm the need for knowledge of languages to face the speed of innovations and advances in the different areas of knowledge, transforming the old concept of updating through continuous education the professional and even the young in formation.


Lexis - PUCRS Language Center aims to promote linguistic and cultural training in foreign languages for the internal and external community of PUCRS. Lexis relies on the expertise of the Faculty of Arts faculty and meets the internationalization principle set out in PUCRS strategic planning.