The Postgraduate Program in Accounting (PPGC) of the Federal University of Santa Catarina (UFSC) started its activities in 2004, with a Master’s degree course in Accounting, and in 2013 the Doctorate degree course in Accounting began.

The concentration area of the PPGC is “Controllership and Governance“, both in the Master’s and Doctoral Programs, and two lines of research, “Management Control and Performance Evaluation” and “Financial Accounting and Research in Accounting“, which comprise the specialties of the faculty and guide the training of masters and doctors and the intellectual production of the Program.

Both were accredited with a grade 4 by the Coordination of Higher Education Personnel (CAPES) in the three-year period 2010-2012, and constitute the Postgraduate Program in Accounting of UFSC (PPGC-UFSC).