Careers, Jobs and Opportunities in Portuguese

Carreiras, Empregos e Oportunidades em Português

Jobs in Portuguese

Minoring in Brazilian Studies opens up the Lusophone (Portuguese-speaking) world to students. This Minor specialisation focuses on Brazil, CARICOM’s biggest neighbour and the largest country in both South America and Latin America, and focuses on the Portuguese language, spoken on every continent.

The Minor in Brazilian Studies complements and enriches degrees in Latin American Studies, Spanish, Linguistics, Communication Studies, Carnival Studies, Film, History and International Relations. Postgraduate options include Business Administration, Cultural Studies, Film Studies, History, Linguistics, and International Relations.

Students develop skills applicable to a wide variety of careers, such as cross-cultural knowledge and understanding, social awareness and sensitivity, critical and creative thinking, teamwork and independent work, and the ability to communicate effectively in another language - Portuguese.

Our students have found careers in a variety of fields, among the following:

  • Academic Research
  • Advertising
  • Advocacy
  • Airline Industry
  • Banking
  • Broadcasting
  • Career Counselling
  • Cultural Industries
  • Customer Service
  • Digital Humanities
  • Diplomatic Service
  • Education and Training
  • International Business, Commerce and Trade
  • International Politics
  • Interpreting and Translating
  • Journalism
  • Library Science
  • Project Development and Implementation
  • Publishing Industry
  • Sales Representative

Come join us and discover the Lusophone world and more!