Portuguese

The Portuguese program in the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures offers three levels of language training and a growing number of courses on literature, culture, and Brazilian civilization.

Portuguese is an option in the Romance Languages major, and the Program in Latin American Studies offers a minor with a focus on Portuguese language and Brazilian culture.

Portuguese News & Announcements


This Year in the Portuguese Program

Please enjoy the Johns Hopkins University’s Portuguese Program 2020-2021 newsletter. The newsletter includes student stories, program highlights, and useful information from the last school year.


JHU senior wins Boren Scholarship to Mozambique

JHU senior wins Boren Scholarship to Mozambique

Eduardo da Costa, a senior in the Portuguese program at Hopkins, received the Boren Scholarship award to study Portuguese in Mozambique. The Boren is an opportunity for students to study […]


Portuguese Program Fall Speaker Series: Dr. M’bare N’gom

Portuguese Program Fall Speaker Series: Dr. M’bare N’gom

Dr. M’bare N’gom, Dean of Morgan State University, College of Liberal Arts, presents, “Celebrating the Bicentennial: Blackness and Citizenship in Peru,” on Oct. 14 from 1-2:30 p.m. in Levering – […]

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