UFV Internships – March 2024

In 2024, UFV will offer specific places for foreign students in academic internships in laboratories from several areas.

The Office of International Affairs will receive the applications.

This page will be updated soon with information regarding the application process, requirements and selection criteria.

See below some of the places available for next year.

For more information, contact us by email: dri@ufv.br

Landscape Design

Design of gardens and open spaces with the UFV-Viçosa campus.

Number of places: 2

Sanitary and Environmental Engineering Laboratory

Wastewater quality, treatment and resource recovery.

Number of places: 1

Laboratory of Population Biology of Plant Pathogens

Plant Pathology / Etiology, Epidemiology and Control of Plant Diseases caused by Fungi and Oomycetes.

Number of places: 1

More information: http://www.dfp.ufv.br/departamento/laboratorios/biopop/english/

Laboratory for Analysis and Synthesis of Agrochemical (LASA)

Synthesis of compounds with potential agrochemical activity. Bioassays of the compounds prepared.

Number of places: 3

More information: http://www.dfp.ufv.br/departamento/laboratorios/biopop/english/

Laboratory for Analysis and Synthesis of Agrochemical (LASA)

Synthesis of compounds with potential agrochemical activity. Bioassays of the compounds prepared.

Number of places: 1

More information: http://www.dfp.ufv.br/departamento/laboratorios/biopop/english/

Synthesis, characterization and application of inorganic materials in energy storage devices and electrochemical sensors

Synthesis of oxides, phosphates, carbon materials for application in supercapacitors and electrochemical sensors of various molecules. You will have contact with different synthesis techniques, and methods of structural and electrochemical characterization of materials.

Number of places: 2

More information: http://www.deq.ufv.br/area/professor/100

Molecular Breeding Lab

The Molecular Breeding Lab at the Department of Agronomy is focused on the development and application of both statistical genetics methods and molecular tools to plant breeding. We work mostly with clonally propagated crops (such as cassava, potato, sweetpotato, sugarcane) and other polyploid species (such as coffee and wheat), with strong national (Embrapa) and international collaborations (e.g. CIAT-Colombia, CIP-Peru and CIP-Africa, and NCSU-Raleigh).

Number of places: 2

Laboratory of Geochemistry

Chemical analysis of soils, sediments and water. Micromorphological analysis in thin sections.

Number of places: 2

Laboratory of Composite Materials, Research Group on Sustainable and Innovative Construction

Sustainable Building Materials, Life Cycle Assessment, cement-based composites, repair of reinforced concrete structures, mechanical and durability performance.

Number of places: 2

More information: www.sicon.ufv.br/en; www.lco.ufv.br

Integrated Weed Management Lab

Integrated Weed Management, Herbicide Residue Analysis, Behavior of Herbicides in the Environment, Hebicide Application Technology.

Number of places: 3

More information: https://www.mipd.ufv.br/

Group of Analysis and Education for Sustainability

Recovery metals from e-waste.

Number of places: 1

Meat Science Laboratory

Multidisciplinary research  in animal physiology and nutrition and their effects on the quality of the meat.

Number of places: 2

More information: http://www.dzo.ufv.br/index.php/en/meat-science-laboratory/

Acoustic and Vibration Laboratory LVA

You will help the LVA’s team to develop modal analysis experiments in dynamic mechanical systems, build apps in LabView and MatLab to solve vibrations and acoustics problems. You will be invited to participate of Seminars and Congress.

Number of places: 1

More information: www.lva.ufv.br

TecnoPARQ internationalization sector

Assist the sector in cross-acceleration programs between Brazil and other countries; assist in the creation of mutual cooperation agreements between countries (MoUs); participate in internationalization meetings with our partners around the world.

Number of places: 4

MAN – MANUFACTURING PROCESS

The student will help us in the lab activities in helical milling experiments, cnc programming, machining center set up. Description (measuring) of  surface roughness and form deviation in holes. Skills: Some basic knowledge in computer numerical control (CNC) and machining processes.

Number of places: 1