The Course


The Postgraduate Program in Biometrics and Applied Statistics (PPGBEA) of the Federal Rural University of Pernambuco began its activities in 1997, having its first dissertation defended in the year 2001. Since then it has already trained 174 masters and 30 doctors (As) until December / 2016 that operate in several segments of Brazilian society. The graduates of our Program are teachers of theoretical and applied statistics in several teaching and research institutions in the Northeast and Brazil, while others have opted for activities in non-academic or private public agencies. The Program has been building a solid international insertion, through sandwich doctorates and through the continuous exchange with international researchers, besides receiving students of other nationalities to carry out their master's and doctoral studies in Brazil. The Program is inserted in the area of ​​Agricultural Sciences I and since 2013 has concept 5 of CAPES.