Master's Program in Economic Studies in Portugal

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Economic Studies

A Masters degree is an academic degree awarded to individuals who successfully denote a higher level of expertise. There are two main types of Masters - taught and research.

Economics and administration is a discipline that focuses on both macro and micro economics. Experts are trained to understand both how individual actions and mass trends affect the economy. Many specialize in particular subject areas such as public policy, business economics and consumer behavior.

 

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Master in Finance

Nova School of Business and Economics
Campus Full time 3 semesters October 2018 Portugal Lisbon

Aimed at developing solid knowledge and analytical, problem-solving competencies in the financial area, the Masters in Finance will give bring students into direct contact with the kind of financial institutions where they will be hoping to start their career. [+]

Aimed at developing solid knowledge and analytical, problem-solving competencies in the financial area, the Masters in Finance will give bring students into direct contact with the kind of financial institutions where they will be hoping to start their career.

A wide range of electives makes it possible to focus on a specialized area of study during the program, reflecting each student’s personal strengths and preferences, whilst also providing an initial direction for the global finance career on which they will embark upon graduation.

A host of international tracks, including a double degree option and an exchange program, offers students the chance to expand their professional network and experience total cultural immersion within another academic institution and country.... [-]


Master in Economics

Nova School of Business and Economics
Campus Full time 3 semesters October 2018 Portugal Lisbon

The Nova SBE Masters in Economics provides a unique learning experience that combines state-of-the-art theoretical and empirical techniques with a hands-on approach to real-life policy issues. The program is focused on the development and acquisition of the tools required for applied policy analysis, including econometric and numerical software, as well as modern econometric techniques for the evaluation of policy interventions. [+]

The Nova SBE Masters in Economics provides a unique learning experience that combines state-of-the-art theoretical and empirical techniques with a hands-on approach to real-life policy issues. The program is focused on the development and acquisition of the tools required for applied policy analysis, including econometric and numerical software, as well as modern econometric techniques for the evaluation of policy interventions.

The program is notable for the close interaction students have with teachers, participation in research projects and fieldwork in Portugal and abroad, as well as the possibility to take part in exciting consulting projects.

Through a careful balance of mandatory courses, electives, specializations, skill modules and international tracks, the program has been carefully designed to ensure that students learn by doing, whilst also providing them with the essential concepts and skills required to succeed in the field, both during their studies and in the working world after graduation.... [-]


Master in Finance

Catolica Porto Business School
Campus Full time 3 semesters September 2018 Portugal Porto

The MSc in Finance is a highly internationalised programme that aims to produce top financial professionals. Created in 2000 and inspired by the Anglo-Saxon model and methods, it was considered an important turning point in terms of innovation in the Portuguese academic community. [+]

PRESENTATION

The MSc in Finance is a highly internationalised programme that aims to produce top financial professionals. Created in 2000 and inspired by the Anglo-Saxon model and methods, it was considered an important turning point in terms of innovation in the Portuguese academic community. Drawing on a solid and rigorous theoretical foundation, the MSc in Finance is a professionally oriented programme, developed in close collaboration with the top Portuguese financial institutions.

Taught by a first-class national and international Faculty, the MSc in Finance has been producing highly-skilled financial specialists for more than ten years. These experts now occupy prominent positions in Portuguese firms and financial institutions, as well as in international financial centres such as Madrid, London and New York.... [-]


Master in Finance

University of Porto School of Economics and Management.
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Portugal Porto

The Master in Finance is a two years full-time program totally taught in English, designed under the rules of the Bologna Protocol. The program offers scientific and professional training in the areas of Corporate Finance and Financial Markets, which is suitable for those intending to pursue their scientific and technical education in the area of Finance. [+]

The Master in Finance is a two years full-time program totally taught in English, designed under the rules of the Bologna Protocol. The program offers scientific and professional training in the areas of The Corporate Finance and Financial Markets, which is suitable for those intending to pursue their scientific and technical education in the area of Finance.

The program has a flexible structure, both in terms of curriculum and duration, and gives students the flexibility to adapt the electives to their personal interests and career prospects. The Master program concludes with the preparation of a dissertation, project work, or professional traineeship, all of which under the scientific supervision of a faculty member.... [-]


Master in Economics

University of Porto School of Economics and Management.
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Portugal Porto

The Master in Economics at FEP (University of Porto) is an MSc. programme, targeted at students who wish to expand their basic training in economics (particularly pre-experience economics, finance and management graduates) via an improvement of their skills in relation to a range of economic analysis tools. A rigorous organization and teaching of the course units, combined with a flexible studies plan means that core knowledge can be deepened. [+]

The Master in Economics at FEP (University of Porto) is an MSc. programme, targeted at students who wish to expand their basics training in economics (particularly recent economics, finance, and management graduates) via an improvement of their skills in relation to a range of economic analysis tools. A rigorous organisation and teaching of the course units, combined with a flexible studies plan means that core knowledge can be deepened, while the student’s specialization and application options are diversified.

The Master in Economics program stresses the individual monitoring of the progress of each student, including the coherent selection of specializations, and a timely supervision of the required dissertation, work project or internship, based on the quality, experience, and dedication of the faculty and academic staff. Support also comprises international mobility options, careers advice and job market preparation training.... [-]


QTEM - Quantitative Techniques for Economics and Management

University of Porto School of Economics and Management.
Campus September 2018 Portugal Porto

The QTEM programme is conceived to educate, train and provide future decision makers. International experience, academic excellence, business and policy relevance are the key elements. Through this programme, the student will become highly skilled in analytical and quantitative technique, experienced through concrete business and policy challenges and comfortable in international settings. [+]

The QTEM programme is conceived to educate, train and provide future decision makers. International experience, academic excellence, business and policy relevance are the key elements. Through this programme, the student will become highly skilled in analytical and quantitative technique, experienced through concrete business and policy challenges and comfortable in international settings.

FEP has four Master programmes included in QTEM Master Network. These are MSc. in Economics, MSc. in Finance, MSc in Management and MSc. in Data Analytics.

Over the two years of these FEP’s Master Programmes, the student will spend two semesters abroad, in two different countries, in one of the following tracks: i) 1 semester of studies in one QTEM academic partner + 1 four-month international curricular-internship; ii)2 semesters of studies abroad in two different QTEM academic partners + 1 two-month national or international internship... [-]


MPhil in Globalization, Economics and Law

Oporto Global University - Universidade Portucalense
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Portugal Porto

Nowadays, integration into the global economy is an inescapable imperative for countries, companies and other organizations. The approach of this reality is interdisciplinary, crossing the areas of Economics, Law, and Management. As a result of the highly multidimensional character of the globalization phenomenon, this master course aims to promote and disseminate specialized knowledge on Globalization, Economics, and Law, including Management elements. [+]

Nowadays, integration into the global economy is an inescapable imperative for countries, companies and other organizations. The approach of this reality is interdisciplinary, crossing the areas of Economics, Law, and Management. As a result of the highly multidimensional character of the globalization phenomenon, this master course aims to promote and disseminate specialized knowledge on Globalization, Economics, and Law, including Management elements.

Why choose this program

The MPhil Globalization, Economics and Law focuses on themes of high economic and social relevance. It is secured by a qualified faculty, formed and developed within the extant academic and scientific paradigms.... [-]


Master in Investment Strategy and Internationalization

ISG Business & Economics School
Campus Part time 2 years October 2018 Portugal Lisbon

The Master's Degree course in Investment Strategy and Internationalisation is an innovative course in the international panorama and has been designed for graduate degree holders of different areas who want advanced and in-depth knowledge of International Management. Competencies obtained are nuclear for the practice of management, which is increasingly international and global... [+]

The Master's Degree course in Investment Strategy and Internationalisation is an innovative course in the international panorama and has been designed for graduate degree holders of different areas who want advanced and in-depth knowledge of International Management. Competencies obtained are nuclear for the practice of management, which is increasingly international and global.

The globalisation of world commerce, communications, financial markets and transports has given birth to a new world order, which can be seen reflected in the way companies are managed.

Objectives

The Master's course aims for the development of technical competencies and behavioural competencies appropriate for business management and to be able to meet challenges posed by international companies. In addition, the course ensures a preparation for its students which is focused on all aspects related to a borderless world of business management.... [-]


Mestrado Em Matemática Financeira

ISCTE Business School – Instituto Universitário de Lisboa
Campus Part time 16 - 24 months September 2018 Portugal Lisbon

O Mestrado em Matemática Financeira, organizado conjuntamente pela ISCTE Business School e pelo Departamento de Matemática da Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, visa a formação avançada de quadros na área dos processos estocásticos aplicados às Finanças. [+]

O Mestrado em Matemática Financeira tem por objetivo suprir o atual défice de formação quantitativa na área dos mercados financeiros.

A teoria financeira tem-se tornado cada vez mais quantitativa. Paralelamente, as instituições financeiras (bancos, seguradoras, fundos de investimento, fundos de pensões, corretores e outras instituições) têm demonstrado uma crescente procura de recursos humanos com forte apetência quantitativa e sólida formação na área financeira, para o exercício de funções nas áreas de gestão de riscos financeiros, inovação financeira e avaliação de instrumentos financeiros.

Plano de Estudos 2013/2014

A parte curricular do Mestrado encontra-se dividida em quatro trimestres letivos.O percurso académico dos alunos é apenas diferenciado no 1.º trimestre em função da sua área de proveniência: Matemática (Percurso A) versus Economia (Percurso B).... [-]


Mestrado Em Economia Da Empresa E Da Concorrência

ISCTE Business School – Instituto Universitário de Lisboa
Campus Part time 1 - 2 years September 2018 Portugal Lisbon

O Mestrado em Economia da Empresa e da Concorrência da ISCTE Business School, presentemente na sua 4ª Edição, fornece uma formação especializada na área da economia da empresa e estratégia empresarial e na área da concorrência e regulação dos setores. [+]

O presente programa ombina uma sólida formação teórica e metodológica no domínio da ciência económica com o estudo dos problemas práticos da vida das empresas e dos setores, preenchendo desta forma o espaço existente entre um Mestrado tradicional em Economia e um mestrado em Gestão. É dada especial ênfase à interligação entre as dinâmicas empresariais, setoriais e macroeconómicas.

Plano de Estudos 2013/2014

1º Ano

1º semestre

Economia da Empresa e Estratégia Empresarial Economia Global e Internacionalização das Empresas Finanças da Empresa Microeconometria Aplicada Fundamentos de Microeconomia Decisão, Contratos e Interação Estratégica

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Mestrado Em Contabilidade

ISCTE Business School – Instituto Universitário de Lisboa
Campus Full time 12 - 18 months September 2018 Portugal Lisbon

O Mestrado em Contabilidade prossegue a forte tradição da Escola de Gestão do ISCTE-IUL no ensino da contabilidade e qualificação dos futuros profissionais para as áreas da contabilidade, auditoria, controlo de gestão e fiscalidade. [+]

O nosso programa representa uma proposta inovadora na resposta às necessidades das empresas, num contexto de grande mudança e exigências acrescidas. A contabilidade e matérias afins são determinantes da qualidade das decisões e, consequentemente, da melhoria da performance organizacional. Por isso, o Mestrado em Contabilidade proporciona aos seus participantes uma formação teórica e prática, atual e rigorosa, capaz de reforçar as suas competências e alavancar a inserção no mercado de trabalho.

Plano de Estudos 2013/2014

1º Ano

1º semestre

Contabilidade de Gestão Avançada Reporte Empresarial Auditoria Fiscalidade Empresarial Análise da Informação Contabilística Métodos Quantitativos Aplicados à Contabilidade ... [-]

Master's Degree In Applied Econometrics And Forecasting

ISEG - Lisbon School of Economics & Management
Campus Part time 2 years September 2018 Portugal Lisbon

Prepares professionals in quantitative areas that are requested by banks, insurance companies, consultants and research departments in various areas such as statistics, planning and management control, finance, risk analysis, among others. [+]

OBJECTIVES

The Master aims to train students for financial institutions, businesses, and other public and private institutions that use the analysis and processing of data as decision support, as well as teachers and researchers. In this sense, it aims to develop the ability to integrate theoretical and empirical knowledge critically and creatively, and to familiarize students with various computer programs for quantitative analysis.

RECIPIENTS

The Master is aimed at intending to complete, solidify, deepen and update the training of the first cycle in the areas of statistics, econometrics, time series and forecasting. It is a professional master of nature, providing an expertise which can culminate in a stage in the business sector. It is also intended for those who wish to enhance their prospects of a career and academic or research.... [-]


Master In International Economics And European Studies

ISEG - Lisbon School of Economics & Management
Campus Part time 2 years September 2018 Portugal Lisbon

The Master's main objectives are to provide complementary and specialized training in the fields of international economics (theoretical and applied, real and monetary) and provide a study of the current characteristics and trends of economic integration and globalization processes, favoring a multidisciplinary, economic approach , political, legal and institutional aspects of European integration and its current issues. [+]

OBJECTIVES

The Master's main objectives are to provide complementary and specialized training in the fields of international economics (theoretical and applied, real and monetary) and to study the current characteristics and trends of the processes of globalization and economic integration, favoring a multidisciplinary, economic approach , political, legal and institutional aspects of European integration and its current issues./>

RECIPIENTS

The master's degree is mainly intended to complete first cycle training for all those interested in acquiring specialized and vocational skills in the fields of the international economy and the European economy and institutions; in particular, is intended for those interested in a career in Community and international institutions, in diplomatic services, in international affairs or in specialized journalism, in teaching and scientific research activities, as well as in public or private training needs in the area./>... [-]


Master in Monetary and Financial Economics

ISEG - Lisbon School of Economics & Management
Campus Part time 2 years September 2018 Portugal Lisbon

The Master's in Monetary and Financial Economics (MEMF) is an international-level programme that follows the best European practices in the area. As such, the selection criteria of applicants are demanding and this exigency level is kept along the course. Thus, the MEMF is not compatible with a weak background and with a low-effort profile, as we expect students to be prepared to spend a minimum of 3200 effort hours in 2 years. The effort required from MEMF students is strongly valued in the labour market. Employers especially recognise to MEMF graduates a strong background in econometrics and quantitative methods, competence in macroeconomics and monetary economics, and a large capacity to face new challenges. Exigency, competence, and rigour. These have been the leading principles of the MEMF for more than two decades and so they will be. [+]

The aims of the Master (MSc) in Monetary and Financial Economics are:

(i) providing advanced knowledge in the monetary and financial fields, based upon the most relevant results achieved by the scientific community;

(ii) initiating its students in scientific research, by practicing the appropriate techniques and methodologies; and

(iii) preparing the senior staff in monetary and financial institutions linked to financing the economy and the monetary policy issues. This MSc gives direct access to the doctoral program in Economics at ISEG.

Target Audience

The MSc in Monetary and Financial Economics is intended to complement and to deepen first cycle education provided by a degree in Economics or Finance. The main objective is that students learn how to analyze problems in a rigorous and constructive way, developing their ability to assess the contribution of research in Monetary and Financial Economics to solve the problems in the area and to use advanced empirical and theoretical tools in Economics and Finance.... [-]


Master in Economics

ISEG - Lisbon School of Economics & Management
Campus Part time 2 years September 2018 Portugal Lisbon

This MSc in Economics aims to provide: (i) advanced knowledge in the field of economic theory; (ii) methodologies and techniques needed to the analysis and research in the fields of theoretical and applied economics; (iii) adequate instruments to pursuing the study of economics at the PhD level (this MSc gives direct access to the doctoral program in Economics at ISEG). [+]

This MSc in Economics aims to provide: (i) advanced knowledge in the field of economic theory; (ii) methodologies and techniques needed to the analysis and research in the fields of theoretical and applied economics; (iii) adequate instruments to pursuing the study of economics at the PhD level (this MSc gives direct access to the doctoral program in Economics at ISEG).

Target Audience

The MSc in Economics is intended to complement and to deepen first-cycle education provided by first cycle degree in Economics. The main objectives are that the students reach advanced knowledge in economic theory and in the methods and empirical techniques, useful to analyze economic reality. This MSc prepares the students to pursue their careers as economists, researchers, and teachers, high ranking staff in firms, banks, international organizations and public institutions.... [-]