Graduate Program


The Philosophy program is composed of a renowned faculty, recognized in their respective areas and different majors. The program main goal is to combine interdisciplinary training, which is a trait of the university, to elements that constitute research in Philosophy, considering the established tradition of this area in Brazil.

Thus, the student holding an UFABC’s Master of Philosophy shall demonstrate the following competencies:

1) precise reading and analysis of philosophical texts, underlining the assumptions, theories, concepts, and arguments involved;

2) development of a well grounded own philosophical discourse, which should culminate with writing of scientific papers and master’s thesis;

3) ability to ponder on current issues, applying philosophical argumentation and analytical tools.

Research areas:

Theory of Knowledge;

Ethics and Political Philosophy.


Master’s degree.

Selection Process:

Call for application usually opens in June. More information about admission requirements and the application process are available on the program website.

Classes Begin:

Usually in September (depending on the year’s calendar).




Limited availability, depending on case-by-case analysis.




Program Website

Additional information about calls, application and deadlines, please go to the program Website


NameResearch Areas
Alexander De Freitas
Alexander De Freitas
Anastasia Guidi Itokazu
Bruno Nadai
Cristiane Negreiros Abbud Ayoub
Daniel Pansarelli
Fernando Costa Mattos
Flamarion Caldeira Ramos
Lorenzo Baravalle
Luca Jean PitteloudAncient Philosophy
Luciana Zaterka
Luiz Fernando Barreré Martin
Luiz Fernando Barreré Martin
Marilia Mello Pisani
Marilia Mello Pisani
Matteo Raschietti
Miriam Mesquita Sampaio De Madureira
Patricia Del Nero Velasco
Patricia Del Nero Velasco
Paulo Jonas De Lima Piva
Paulo Tadeu Da Silva
Paulo Tadeu Da Silva
Renato Rodrigues Kinouchi
Silvio Ricardo Gomes Carneiro
Suze De Oliveira Piza