The Program Electrical Engineering Graduate Program (Pós-Graduação em Engenharia Elétrica or PPGEE) is a part of the Postgraduate courses stricto sensu at Federal University of Parana (UFPR) and it aims to bring up highly qualified professionals, in Master’s and PhD’s degrees, capable of accomplishing scientific research and technological development in the following areas: Energy Systems, Electronic Systems and Telecommunications.
The Master’s and PhD’s courses are made for both full time students (with the possibility of CAPES, CNPq, Fundação Araucária and Projetos de P&D scholarships), and working professionals that seek the improvement of their knowledge in the mentioned areas.
The selective process for the Master’s course occurs every semester. The announcements are published in May and October and the admission happens respectively in the first and second semesters. The Phd’s selective process occurs continuously, and has its own announcements.
The faculty at PPGEE is composed by 21 teachers, having 5 of them a Productive and Research scholarship and 1 of them a Technological Development and Innovative Extension by CNPq. Until August 2020, the total of Master’s dissertations and PhD’s thesis that were defended are: 309 Master’s Dissertations 13 PhD’s Thesis
The teaching staff at PPGEE/UFPR keeps a scientific exchange with various research groups at Brazil and abroad, being highlighted the agreement of Master’s joint degree with THI (Germany). The research done by the faculty and graduates at PPGEE is frequently presented at scientific journals and at national and international conventions, even receiving prizes as the best scientific articles presented at events.
The PPGEE/UFPR is classified with a concept 4 conferred by a quadrennial evaluation done by CAPES.