Course duration
40 hours
Application period
Coming soon


The Public Financial Management system is the central tool utilized by public agencies to plan the correct allocation of financial resources and to ensure essential services are provided to its citizens. 

This course develops a comprehensive understanding of the financial management and budgeting system as a tool to Public Financial Management, stimulating innovation and methodological progress to ensure quality public expenditure. 

Target Audience 

Regular employees, managers and specialists of all ramifications of the public sector who currently work in the financial and budgeting management field. 


  • FGV’s instructors will present concepts, best practices, and case study analysis in a strategic, up-to-date, and dynamic way. Students will be expected to discuss, analyze and exchange ideas concerning the topic. 
  • Modality: online, presential or semi-attendance (to be defined).
  • The Program may include technical visits to private companies and/or government agencies.


  • New Parameters for the Budgeting, Planning and Management role in the Public Sector. 
  • The Many-facets Nature of Budgeting 
  • The Economic and Political Magnitude of Budget Choices 
  • Budgeting and Minimizing the Unpredictability of Organizational Management 
  • Public Spending Quality: Attributes of the Budgeting Process and Transformation Engines

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. 


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.