Celpe-Bras Exam Information


Georgetown University is certified by the Brazilian Department of Education (Ministério de Educação e Cultura-MEC) and the National Institute for Research in Education (Instituto Nacional de Estudos e Pesquisas Educacionais Anísio Teixeira-INEP) to administer Celpe-Bras, the official Brazilian Portuguese Proficiency exam for non-native speakers of Brazilian Portuguese. The exam is administered twice a year in the fall and spring semesters for a fee of $110.

For information on the exam click here

Spring 2018 Exam Date

 The Spring 2018 Exam has been cancelled.  The next exam is scheduled for October 2018 and we will update this space once more info. is available.

Registration Period

Register at the following link:


After registering at the Celpe-Bras website (http://celpebras.inep.gov.br/inscricao) please contact Michael J. Ferreira at mjf62@georgetown.edu for information about the exam day procedure.

Exam Fee:

The exam fee is $110.00 to be paid by check to Georgetown University Celpe-Bras Exam.

Please send your payment to the following address:

Dr. Michael J. Ferreira
C/o Celpe-Bras Exam
Department of Spanish & Portuguese -- ICC 403
Georgetown University
3700 O Street NW
Washington, DC 20057