Specialized in Portuguese teaching, IFESP guides startups, firm subsidiaries and big corporations during their implementation in Brazil. We also offer quality intensive Portuguese courses, adapted for immersion learning for foreigners willing to move to Brazil.


L’IFESP in a few words:

IFESP is a French-Brazilian institute of coaching, training, and advice created in 2007 in São Paulo by two graduates from Normale Sup and Sciences Po in Paris. Our main mission is to create bridges between France and Brazil concerning Graduation and Professional training.

It includes giving credits to French diplomas in Brazil, and guiding the implementation of French and European firms, universities and institutes in Brazil.

IFESP offices are 300 square meters big and are located in the Business district of São Paulo, few minutes away from the Faria Lima metro station. Our team is multicultural and is made of 20 full time employees, plus our French and Portuguese teachers.

IFESP has a very good reputation concerning teaching and coaching, which explains the many partnerships with French and Brazilian universities and companies.

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Our added value:

We are not just a language school; we also guide and help people in their professional projects, helping them to promote their experience and their added values to the right people and companies in order to get a job.

We offer:

  • A welcoming professional place to learn Portuguese efficiently with native teachers
  • The possibility to develop new skills and a network of international contacts by participating (for free) to our conferences and workshops organized by IFESP or by our partners (optimize your profile and network on LinkedIn, create a Wordpress website, and manage a firm in Brazil…) 
  • Advice and coaching for your job research, on how to find partners and how to gather information in Brazil


Our courses and personalized programs:

IFESP offers totally innovating solutions to learn Portuguese in immersion in Brazil. Designed for students, researchers, managers, entrepreneurs, and investors willing to discover, know better or conquest the Brazilian job Market.

Test your Portuguese level here. It´s fast, precise and free! You will automatically receive your results by mail.

Discover our personalized courses and coaching, made to fulfill your objectives.

Any doubts or questions? Do not hesitate to contact us!


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You can also visit us in our offices. We are located in Av. Brg. Faria Lima, 1826, 7th floor – conjunto 703. - São Paulo. (close to metro Faria Lima).

Looking forward to meet you!

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