Faculdade de Desenvolvimento do Rio Grande do Sul (FADERGS)


The first private institution of higher education to offer an entrepreneurship program in Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

Faculdade de Desenvolvimento do Rio Grande do Sul LogoFaculdade de Desenvolvimento do Rio Grande do Sul (FADERGS) was founded in 2004 as Escola Superior de Administração Direito e Economia (ESADE). The institution adopted its new name in 2012 to reflect its growth and development. More than 7,000 students are enrolled at its three campuses in Porto Alegre, in Southern Brazil. 

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FADERGS offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in accounting, business administration, economics, law, psychology, quality management, systems analysis and development, marketing and nursing. FADERGS is known for its centers for family businesses, entrepreneurship and leadership, career development and cultural ventures management programs.

The school is accredited by the Brazilian Ministry of Education.

FADERGS operates a Legal Support Center and EMPRETEC, an entrepreneurship program sponsored by the United Nations.