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The City

Piracicaba is located in the southeast of the State of Sao Paulo and is a technological and academic city. The weather in July and August is around 18ºC to 25ºC.



Esalq is the Agriculture College of the University of Sao Paulo and is beautiful, unique and has a good security. Our College is one of the Top Five institutions in the Agriculture area in the World.


Foreign visitors and students must have an international health insurance.

In restaurants outside campus, meals will cost around US$15/day.
Attendees will have access to the University restaurant, where the meal is around US$ 5,00. It is open from Monday to Friday (lunch).

External technical visit
BAYER - CEAT (Tropical Agriculture Center)
Botanical Garden Plantarum
Raízen - Sugar and Ethanol Production
CTC - Sugar Cane Technology Center
COOPAMSP - Cooperative of the Agriculture Producers of Sao Pedro
Mill Plant Sao Martinho
In-campus technical visits
CEPEA – Center of Applied Research on Economics
ESALQ-Log – Center of logistics applied to agribusiness
Distillery – Production of cachaça (typical Brazilian liquor)
Casa do Produtor Rural – Center to support producers