Celpe-Bras Exam

Celpe-Bras Information

Celpe Bras

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 $100.

For information on the exam click here

INEP has released the general calendar for this year’s exams:

EDIÇÃO 2020/1

2020/1 Celpe-Bras Exam

  • Official Announcement — April 1-15, 2020
  • Registration and Approval — by May 8th, 2020 
  • 2020/1 Celpe-Bras Exam — June 1-15, 2020
  • Results — by August 7th, 2020

2020/2 Celpe-Bras Exam

  • Official Announcement — July 15-31, 2020
  • Registration and Approval — by August 28th, 2020 
  • 2020/1 Celpe-Bras Exam — October 15-31, 2020
  • Results — by December 15-31, 2020

You may register at: http://celpebras.inep.gov.br/inscricao/#!/index

After registering at the Celpe-Bras website, please contact Michael J. Ferreira at mjf62@georgetown.edu for information about the exam day procedure.

Exam Fee:

The exam fee is $100.00 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

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