Brazilian Portuguese

Face-to-face classes


Business and Language and Culture programs


Face-to-face classes in Rio de Janeiro – general info and course features




Regular programs
Learn the language in a meaningful, personalized and communicative context, using authentic and internet based materials which complement the textbook.Course format:
Three levels: Portuguese 1, 2 and 3.
Regular program: 90’ classes twice a week, offered throughout the year.
Intensive programs
36 hour program Classes: Monday through Thursday from 9:30 to 12:30
Private tutoring:
If you wish to study privately, get to know Ibeu tailor-made programs, offered individually or in groups. After careful needs analysis, a program is designed to address the skills and linguistic competencies each person or group needs to develop. The programs can include cultural aspects besides language development, and the lessons can be customized according to your needs and interests.

Study abroad programs for university groups:
For students coming from university programs abroad, Ibeu offers intensive Business and Language and Culture courses. The syllabus can be adapted to suit each university needs and students’ level of Portuguese. The courses include Portuguese lessons, lectures on Brazilian culture and corporate visits. Ibeu co-organizes global seminars offering services such as rental of classroom and lecture hall spaces, accommodation in hotels or home stay, transportation to and from companies, museums and sightseeing tours.
Some of Ibeu partners in the Study Abroad Programs: UF/Georgetown, Wharton School of Business, University of Utah, UCLA, Northeastern, Princeton, Stanford and Yale.








Intensive course in January
and in July

36 hour program Classes




New groups starting in
February and in July
Flexibility to begin studying
in any month


For more information, contact:
Ibeu – Ipanema
Rua Barão da Torre, 662
Rio de Janeiro
CEP 22411-002
Phone: 55 21 2239-9494

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