Course duration
40 hours
Application period
Coming soon


This course introduces the students to the Brazilian business environment with a strategic, current and panoramic view of the relevant aspects of the country such as: Politics, economy, foreign trade, market and infrastructure.  

Target Audience 

Executive, public agents, businessmen/women, teachers and international students who would like to learn about the business environment in Brazil and gain a strategic view about the reality of the country and its future scenarios. 


  • FGV’s instructors will present concepts, tools, and activities focusing on the practical application of the content presented. 
  • Modality: online, presential or semi-attendance (to be defined).
  • The Program may include technical visits to private companies and/or government agencies.


  • Brazil Today: Political and Social Economic Landscape
  • Brazilian Government and State  
  • Opening Businesses and Taxation 
  • The Brazilian Financial System 
  • Infrastructure and Logistics  
  • International Trade 
  • Negotiating in the Brazilian Culture 
  • Brazil Today: Opportunities and Trends 

Class Schedule and Location

Academic Workload: 40 hours.
Frequency and time: to be defined.
Location: depending on the modality offered.
- Presential: at FGV in Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo or Brasília (to be defined).
- Semi-Presential: face-to-face meetings at FGV in Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo or Brasília (to be defined) and virtual meetings transmitted by webconference.
- Virtual: 100% live classes transmitted by webconference. 

Academic Requirements 

Those interested in this course must have at least one year of professional experience in the Agricultural Business field. 


If you have any questions or would like more information about our Program, contact us: 
E-mail: dint@fgv.br 
Phone: +55 21 3799-6059 




To receive this course certification students are expected to have an attendance of at least 75%. 
In conjunction with the certificate students will also receive a digital badge they will be able to easily display in their social media platforms. The FGV badge is encrypted with blockchain technology, that guarantees the veracity of the information published.