The Professional Master of Mathematics on a National Network (PROFMAT in Portuguese) has a national offer and requires classroom attendance and online involvement. It is coordinated by the Brazilian Mathematical Society (SBM in Portuguese) and is composed of higher education institutions that are associated to a National Network within the scope of the Brazilian Open University System. Upon completion, students receive the title of Master of Mathematics.
To promote continuing education for teachers of public education at the graduate stricto sensu level in Mathematics, with the use of distance education Technologies.
Student body is made up of regular students holding an undergraduate degree recognized by the Ministry of Education and is primarily made up of public basic education professors who work with mathematics teaching.
In case the places offered are not fulfilled by professors of public education networks, the remaining vacancies may be made available to social demand in order to complete class groups.
Lines of Research
Complete Higher Education.
Coordination and secretariat
Phone: +55 (34) 3700-6993
Centro Educacional - Sala 326 - 3º andar
Rua Getúlio Guaritá, 159, Bairro Abadia
Year of Approval/Authorization: 2011
Conferred Title: Master´s degree
Type of Education: Classroom attendance and Online Involvement
Type of Admission: Admission of students take place through a National Admission Assessment to be held every year by the Brazilian Society of Mathematics and by UFTM, with a single exam, under the terms of the National Regiment.