Master's Degree in Porto Portugal

Top Masters Programs in Porto Portugal 2017

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The benefits of a Masters extend beyond improving your earning potential. They can provide you with personal and professional skills to accelerate your development. They are also an opportunity to differentiate yourself from your peers, many of whom will have similar A-level and undergraduate qualifications.

Earning a Master requires two years of education after earning a Bachelor. This advanced degree may help students to achieve their educational and professional goals, as the rigors of a Master’s program help train students in the skills and knowledge they need to land the career of their dreams.

 

Portugal is one of the warmest European countries. University programs are very affordable. In fact Portugal has one of the lowest living costs for students. Enjoy the the great beaches in Algarve or the old wings of history in the capital city of Lisbon.

Porto is the second most populous city in Portugal after Lisbon with a population of about 1.3 million persons. The University of Porto is the top university in Portugal as it serves students from all over Europe and the world in general. There are many other technical colleges in Porto too.

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Integrated Master in Architecture

Universidade Lusófona do Porto
Campus Full time 5 years October 2017 Portugal Porto

The new study plan of the MIA/ULP (Integrated Master in Architecture) is according the recommendations of the UIA/UNESCO Charter for Architectural Education., namely in what it concerns to the interaction between practice and teaching, to research "founded on project work, construction methods, as well as academic disciplines", to project as "a synthesis of acquired knowledge and concomitant skills" and finally to the consideration that project, as a central piece in the education of an architect, should have a substantial weight in the total of the programme. [+]

Masters 2017 in Porto Portugal. The new study plan of the MIA/ULP (Integrated Master in Architecture) is according to the recommendations of the UIA/UNESCO Charter for Architectural Education., namely in what it concerns to the interaction between practice and teaching, to research "founded on project work, construction methods, as well as academic disciplines", to project as "a synthesis of acquired knowledge and concomitant skills" and finally to the consideration that project, as a central piece in the education of an architect, should have a substantial weight in the total of the programme. Objectives Architecture is a multidisciplinary field that comprises: human sciences, social and physical sciences, technology and creative art. The education in Architecture should be considered as a manifestation of an attitude of conceptualizing, coordinate and implement a piece grounded in the humanistic tradition. Occupacional Profiles Professional activities are all areas that concern knowledge and practice relating to the worlds of architecture, urbanism, planning and urban management, scientific research and teaching. Thus, the career options are: Professional practice as an architect in the liberal regime; Professional practice as an architect in private institutions and companies in the construction industry; Central and local public administration (municipalities, public institutions and local technical offices); Scientific research and teaching. [-]

Master in Software Engineering and Information Systems

Universidade Lusófona do Porto
Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 Portugal Porto

This degree curricula is aimed at training professionals characterized by an enormous versatility skill for Information Technologies market. It is intended that students develop their critical capacity of analysis in the fields of Software Engineering and Information Systems, with a geat focus on current research and practical application of their knowledge. [+]

Objectives The course of study presented aims to prepare students with profiles characterized by an enormous versatility in the Information Technologie markets . The curriculum provides students with two areas of specific training specialization. These two specializations serve the interests of candidates at the Software Engineering (managers dedicated to developing computer applications and multimedia) and Information Systems (dedicated to managers of information systems departments and consultants). During the course, students are constantly challenged to work with realpractice scenarios in order to cope with different professional profiles. This cycle is designed to develop scientific students skills, exploring the discovery of new concepts and models, and challenging them for the creation of scientific work. Knowledge, abilities and skills to be acquired This degree curricula is aimed at training professionals characterized by an enormous versatility skill for Information Technologies market. It is intended that students develop their critical capacity of analysis in the fields of Software Engineering and Information Systems, with a geat focus on current research and practical application of their knowledge. This course offers an enormous breadth of knowledge, allowing rapid adaptation to a continuously changing business processes that requires a timely and consistent monitoring of computer systems. The curriculum culminates with a thesis that evaluates the development of scientific skills and its application to a topic of student interest. Comments This degree in proposes 2 alternative specializatios: - Software Engeneering - Information Systems Scientific Areas Ciências informáticas | Informática - programas não classificados noutra área [-]

Master in Finance

University of Porto School of Economics and Management.
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Portugal Porto

The Master in Finance is a two years full-time programme totally taught in English, designed under the rules of the Bologna Protocol. The programme 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 programme has a flexible structure, both... [+]

Masters 2017 in Porto Portugal. 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 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. The Master in Finance offers advanced and innovative second cycle tuition, the quality of which is ensured by the school faculty, composed of a highly qualified academic staff, with extensive and relevant experience in management and consultancy activities. It is based on up-to-date learning methods, including the presentation of concepts and theoretical models, and an extensive use of case studies. Candidates must be available for a demanding full-time program, with classes running during the day and extensive extra class work. The second year of the program can be compatible with a professional activity. The MSc Finance programme at FEP (U.Porto) is part of the QTEM - Quantitative Techniques for Economics and Management network, facilitating the access by the best students to study and work abroad within the QTEM Master network that gathers prestigious academic... [-]

Master in Management

University of Porto School of Economics and Management.
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Portugal Porto

The Master Degree in Management at FEP, University of Porto, is a 24-month fulltime programme, the objectives of which are clear from its solid but diversified curriculum, its emphasis on practical and applied knowledge, and its major concern with regard to participants’ personal and social development. Students can ready themselves for a career at a global level, by pursuing an internship, by undertaking... [+]

The Master Degree in Management at FEP, University of Porto, is a 24-month full-time program, the objectives of which are clear from its solid but diversified curriculum, its emphasis on practical and applied knowledge, and its major concern with regard to participants’ personal and social development. Students can ready themselves for a career at a global level, by pursuing an internship, by undertaking part of their studies abroad, or by networking with colleagues from all over the world and attending seminars with top international speakers organized by FEP’s research centers. The establishment of a "dual degree agreement” with Kedge Business School – a top management school placed #53 in the Financial Times Master in Management 2016 ranking – and with FEA-USP (University of São Paulo) - the most prestigious Latin American university - together with a series of student exchange protocols established between FEP and other prestigious universities abroad, create important opportunities that students are encouraged to take advantage of. Further, the MSc in Management programme at FEP (U.Porto) is part of the QTEM- Quantitative Techniques for Economics and Management network, facilitating the access by the best students to international study and work abroad within the QTEM Master network that gathers prestigious academic and corporate partners. The contribution of international students is crucial, something that was evident in the programs previous editions. These students are welcomed by a tutor, who is also a student, to permit them a smooth integration. The International Student Office also provides assistance to international students... [-]

Master in Economics

University of Porto School of Economics and Management.
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Portugal Porto

The Master in Economics at FEP (University of Porto) is an MSc. programme targeted at students who wish to expand their basis 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 organisation and teaching of the course units, combined with a flexible studies plan means that core knowledge can be deepened, while the... [+]

Masters 2017 in Porto Portugal. The Master in Economics at FEP (University of Porto) is an MSc. programme targeted at students who wish to expand their basis 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. The Master in Economics has a track taught in English, in addition to the one taught in Portuguese. The English-track is intended for both Portuguese and foreign students, who wish to use the Master in Economics to leverage their education via the added value of the fluent use of English, the international language in economics. This English track is part of the QTEM - Quantitative Techniques for Economics and Management network, which means that the Master in Economics, firstly, facilitates access by the best students to study and work abroad within the QTEM network that gathers prestigious academic and corporate partners and, secondly, is a student-friendly option for... [-]

QTEM - Quantitative Techniques for Economics and Management

University of Porto School of Economics and Management.
Campus September 2017 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 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 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 In the exchange semesters the student will attend relevant QTEM courses while simultaneously satisfying FEP degree requirements. The QTEM certificate is an addition to FEP’s Master degree Diploma. The QTEM certificate is an addition to FEP’s Master degree Diploma. QTEM Academic Partners are Monash Business School, Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management - ULB, HEC Montreal, Université de Lausanne, Zhejiang University, Goethe-Universität Frankfurt, Edhec Business School, Hanken School of Economics, Luiss Guido Carli, Waseda University, Universiteit Van Amsterdam, BI Norwegian Business School, Université de Paris Dauphine, University of Xiamen, Exeter Business School, ESCA Business School, Politecnico di Milano, TUM - Tecnische Universität München. QTEM Corporate Partners are Accenture, ABInBev, FIRM Frankfurt Institute for Risk... [-]

Master in Data Analytics

University of Porto School of Economics and Management.
Campus Full time Part time 4 semesters September 2017 Portugal Porto + 1 more

Decision-making processes within companies and other organizations rely heavily on the knowledge that decision makers have about the reality where the company acts (markets, customers, producers, etc.). Much of this knowledge can be drawn from the data resulting from normal business activity that are continuously accumulated by transactional information systems... [+]

Masters 2017 in Porto Portugal. Decision-making processes within companies and other organizations rely heavily on the knowledge that decision makers have about the reality where the company acts (markets, customers, producers, etc.). Much of this knowledge can be drawn from the data resulting from normal business activity that are continuously accumulated by transactional information systems. Efficient and effective processing of such data for actionable knowledge might result in better performance of the organization by exploring mainly data analysis techniques. These include various statistical and data mining (data exploration) techniques, specifically targeted for the extraction of actionable knowledge from large volumes of existing data. All that knowledge serves, ultimately, to support decision making. According to a recent report by the McKinsey Global Institute, data mining will drive the next wave of innovation. Goals The Master in Data Analytics is intended for decision-makers wishing to add value to their strategic capabilities by taking advantage of decision support and data analysis systems, as well as specialists in information systems or statistics, wishing to contribute to the development of computational decision support. The Master in Data Analytics aims to develop the relevant skills for those playing a prominent role in areas using techniques of data analysis and knowledge extraction from databases. The MSc in Data Analytics programme at FEP (U.Porto) is part of the QTEM - Quantitative Techniques for Economics and Management network, facilitating the access by the best students to study and work abroad within the QTEM Master network that gathers prestigious academic... [-]

Management Of Organizations

Instituto Superior de Contabilidade e Administração do Porto
Campus October 2017 Portugal Porto

It is intended that the course of study allows the acquisition of both theoretical knowledge and practical vast and complex matters necessary for the proper performance, dynamic and highly efficient professional management in any industry and field of knowledge. [+]

Goals ORGANIZATIONS OF MANAGEMENT - BUSINESS MANAGEMENT BRANCH (PARTNERSHIP WITH APNOR) It is intended that the course of study allows the acquisition of both theoretical knowledge and practical vast and complex matters necessary for the proper performance, dynamic and highly efficient professional management in any industry and field of knowledge. Career Prospects The given training aims to provide future graduates a strong background in management and guarantee them the acquisition of skills in a particular specialty, to prepare them for the exercise of a professional activity in organizational contexts in companies and / or in institutions (public and private, with or without profit), and diverse environments. [-]

Business Information

Instituto Superior de Contabilidade e Administração do Porto
Campus October 2017 Portugal Porto

The Master of Business Information (MIE) is presented as an innovative training in Information Science in Portugal, forming graduates able to perform duties of information managers in a business context. In the current context, the MIE responds to the challenge of promoting entrepreneurship and innovation capacities, forming graduates with a syncretic profile of various disciplines, able to recognize the information as an essential strategic value to the management of business organizations. These graduates will be able to promote the optimization of processes associated with the creation and use of information, supporting the company's performance. The course continues the Graduate Diploma in Business Information (PGIE) which ran in 2010-2011 and in 2011-2012. [+]

Masters 2017 in Porto Portugal. Goals The Master of Business Information (MIE) is presented as an innovative training in Information Science in Portugal, forming graduates able to perform duties of information managers in a business context. In the current context, the MIE responds to the challenge of promoting entrepreneurship and innovation capacities, forming graduates with a syncretic profile of various disciplines, able to recognize the information as an essential strategic value to the management of business organizations. These graduates will be able to promote the optimization of processes associated with the creation and use of information, supporting the company's performance. The course continues the Graduate Diploma in Business Information (PGIE) which ran in 2010-2011 and in 2011-2012. recipients Considering the information as a transversal element in any organization, the Master of Business Information is of interest to students and diverse fields of professionals. Thus, it intended to current or future professionals in the fields of Information Science, Organizational Communication, Management, Management Information, Marketing and Human Resources, among others. Applicants are admitted carriers licensed degree or bachelor's any scientific area. They are also encouraged to apply for the interested non degree holders but having relevant curriculum and / or professional experience in the field of business information. Internal initiatives The MIE organizes regularly seminars with national and international guests and contacts with professionals. The MIE, through its coordination, has been associated with the organization of workshops Graduate Diploma in Information Science, streamlined within the Working Group on Information Science, the SOPCOM.... [-]

Logistics

Instituto Superior de Contabilidade e Administração do Porto
Campus October 2017 Portugal Porto

The MSc in Logistics aims to provide participants (professionals and recent graduates in the fields of management, engineering and technological fields related), a solid background in management and industrial organization, and to ensure that they acquire skills in the art of logistics. It is perspective also offer a professional specialization, going against recommended for this type of training in polytechnics, according to the profile and needs (personal and / or professional) of potential students. [+]

Goals MASTERS IN LOGISTICS (PARTNERSHIP WITH APNOR) The MSc in Logistics aims to provide participants (professionals and recent graduates in the fields of management, engineering and technological fields related), a solid background in management and industrial organization, and to ensure that they acquire skills in the art of logistics. It is perspective also offer a professional specialization, going against recommended for this type of training in polytechnics, according to the profile and needs (personal and / or professional) of potential students. The specific objectives should be highlighted: Training in management of material flows, information and production and logistics processes, according to the latest paradigms; The use of methods, techniques and tools of management, so that the participants use their knowledge in an integrated manner in the analysis and resolution of problems of organizations; The promotion of a general attitude of valuing initiative and individual dynamics, inducing innovation and entrepreneurship phenomena. Career Prospects The MSc in Logistics offers a wide range of job opportunities in similar circumstances to those provided by higher education institutions of reference in the European space, which notes: senior specialized in logistics in various public and private institutions of all sizes; Independent consultants or managers of consulting firms; Teachers for the various levels of education, including higher education; Investigators. [-]

Business Finance

Instituto Superior de Contabilidade e Administração do Porto
Campus October 2017 Portugal Porto

The Corporate Finance, developed in the current context of business management, have formed a special management tool for creation of company value. The MSc in Corporate Finance aims to provide specialized training, highly qualified in the field of corporate financial management. It presents a predominantly vocational education, where it emphasizes the technical / scientific knowledge and its practical application, aiming to meet the training needs of those seeking a career in financial management of companies, as well as those already working and want to improve their knowledge . [+]

Masters 2017 in Porto Portugal. Goals The Corporate Finance, developed in the current context of business management, have formed a special management tool for creation of company value. The MSc in Corporate Finance aims to provide specialized training, highly qualified in the field of corporate financial management. It presents a predominantly vocational education, where it emphasizes the technical / scientific knowledge and its practical application, aiming to meet the training needs of those seeking a career in financial management of companies, as well as those already working and want to improve their knowledge . Career Prospects The MSc in Corporate Finance provides professional skills for the performance of the financial function in organizations, in particular, to exercise financial planning, preparation of strategic plans, risk planning, resource rationalization, restructuring companies and international financial management. recipients Under article 17 of Decree-Law 74/2006 updated by Decree-Law No. 107/2008 of 25 June can apply for access to the cycle of studies leading to the degree of Master in Corporate Finance to: Holders of a degree or equivalent; Holders of a foreign academic degree conferred following a 1st cycle of studies organized according to the Bologna principles by a State adhering to this process; Holders of a foreign academic degree that is recognized as meeting the objectives of a degree by the Technical-Scientific Council of the School of Industrial Studies and Management (ESEIG); Holders of an academic, scientific and professional curriculum that is recognized as attesting the capacity to carry out this cycle of studies... [-]

Digital Marketing

Instituto Superior de Contabilidade e Administração do Porto
Campus October 2017 Portugal Porto

With the Master in Digital Marketing aims to introduce an element of innovation in small businesses, where activities related to marketing are usually in a single department and its director directs all activities of the commercial function. In large companies, on the contrary, it is normal to have more than one department, existing technical and middle management for each of the product segments and / or services, or even for each of the marketing practice areas. The product manager and / or brand are examples of this type of professional and result of the specialization of marketing. These professionals should be people with strong analytical skills, organization and leadership and should be able to develop and implement global marketing strategies, the digital level. These are people who have to contact a number of different people (internal and external to the company), learn teamwork, possess excellent communication skills (oral and written). In addition, his duties require that they be knowledgeable people from their environment (economy, competition, consumer habits, trends, technological innovations, etc.) and creative, so that they can develop appropriate strategies, innovative and able to increase sales business. [+]

Goals With the Master in Digital Marketing aims to introduce an element of innovation in small businesses, where activities related to marketing are usually in a single department and its director directs all activities of the commercial function. In large companies, on the contrary, it is normal to have more than one department, existing technical and middle management for each of the product segments and / or services, or even for each of the marketing practice areas. The product manager and / or brand are examples of this type of professional and result of the specialization of marketing. These professionals should be people with strong analytical skills, organization and leadership and should be able to develop and implement global marketing strategies, the digital level. These are people who have to contact a number of different people (internal and external to the company), learn teamwork, possess excellent communication skills (oral and written). In addition, his duties require that they be knowledgeable people from their environment (economy, competition, consumer habits, trends, technological innovations, etc.) and creative, so that they can develop appropriate strategies, innovative and able to increase sales business. Career Prospects Consultancy in e-marketing, e-business and e-commerce; Planning, management and mediation results of Digital Marketing actions; Implementation of e-commerce systems; communication pieces creation for printing on paper and for publication on the Internet; Development of Interactive Contents for CD-ROM / DVD and mobile communication equipment; Capture and editing digital audio and video; Implementation and CRM systems management. [-]

Entrepreneurship And Internationalization

Instituto Superior de Contabilidade e Administração do Porto
Campus October 2017 Portugal Porto

This Master seeks a combination of conceptual knowledge, critical thinking and practical application of basic courses on the administration of companies, organizations or institutions, aiming to establish itself as an important tool in the Portuguese academic training. Covering core areas such as management, economics, law and the Computer, this course aims to develop expertise in functional aspects required for a successful internationalization of Portuguese companies. [+]

Masters 2017 in Porto Portugal. Goals This Master seeks a combination of conceptual knowledge, critical thinking and practical application of basic courses on the administration of companies, organizations or institutions, aiming to establish itself as an important tool in the Portuguese academic training. Covering core areas such as management, economics, law and the Computer, this course aims to develop expertise in functional aspects required for a successful internationalization of Portuguese companies. Specific skills: Explain new trends and development prospects in entrepreneurship and internationalization area; Explain, scientifically-based, needs of consumers / users from different countries; Understand and apply business management processes in an international context; Define and evaluate different internationalization strategies; Investigate the cultural, political, economic and social characteristics of the various international markets; Knowing the major current issues concerning the European Union, especially those related to the economy and trade policy. Career Prospects This course is designed to continue the specialized training received by students on the 1st cycle of studies in the field of Business Sciences, preparing them to effectively exercise the entrepreneurial technical profession and international trade, aimed technicians to develop their activity in national, international and private entities organizations. [-]

Accounting And Finance

Instituto Superior de Contabilidade e Administração do Porto
Campus October 2017 Portugal Porto

The Master of Accounting and Finance is designed for the development of skills and professional qualifications in accounting and corporate finance. Its main objective is to develop the skills and expertise primarily in the fields of financial area; in particular, in Accounting, Taxation and Corporate Finance as well as providing the opportunity to explore these issues and to carry out an approach to scientific research in these areas. [+]

Goals The Master of Accounting and Finance is designed for the development of skills and professional qualifications in accounting and corporate finance. Its main objective is to develop the skills and expertise primarily in the fields of financial area; in particular, in Accounting, Taxation and Corporate Finance as well as providing the opportunity to explore these issues and to carry out an approach to scientific research in these areas. Recipients: The complete formation of the 1st cycle provided by a degree in accounting, management, finance, economics and other related fields. This is a master of professional nature in order to ensure that students who complete the course enhancing its prospects of employability and future career; Professionals Accounting, Finance and related areas who feel the need to increase their knowledge and monitoring of changes in these areas. At the same time we intend to develop research skills, directed to the applied research methodologies, promoting the application of acquired knowledge in finding solutions to the issues and specific problems, the area of ​​Accounting and Finance, that organizations face. The definition of the curriculum and the distribution of credits by courses were defined in order to harmonize and balance a specialized technical training in the field of Accounting and Finance with a general scientific training. At the end of the course, the Master in Accounting and Finance should be able to: Know and analyze, critique, and justifiably, the techniques, the tools and methodologies of Accounting and Finance area adopted by business organizations; Carry... [-]

Management Advisory

Instituto Superior de Contabilidade e Administração do Porto
Campus Part time 2 - 2 years October 2017 Portugal Porto

The Master in Management Consultancy seeks a combination of conceptual knowledge, critical thinking and practical application of basic courses on the administration of companies, organizations or institutions. Covering core areas such as Consulting and Organizational Communication, Management, Economics, Accounting, Informatics, Law, Languages ​​and Cultures, Social Sciences and Mathematics, proposes to develop expertise in functional aspects of management through acquisition of advanced skills on the part of the future Management Advisor. [+]

Masters 2017 in Porto Portugal. Goals The Master in Management Consultancy seeks a combination of conceptual knowledge, critical thinking and practical application of basic courses on the administration of companies, organizations or institutions. Covering core areas such as Consulting and Organizational Communication, Management, Economics, Accounting, Informatics, Law, Languages ​​and Cultures, Social Sciences and Mathematics, proposes to develop expertise in functional aspects of management through acquisition of advanced skills on the part of the future Management Advisor. Master Objectives: Analytical capacity, using concepts that come from a wide range of courses, directed to solving problems at the administrative level, in internal and external environment; Provide a set of multidisciplinary tools that provide qualified and specialized training as Management, Accounting, Law, Social Sciences, Economics; Acquire expertise in the field of management or the right to integrate a significant position of responsibility; Acquiring concepts related to the business management process covering the stages of planning and strategic and operational implementation; Promote organizational effectiveness through the generation and supply useful information for the decision-making process of the company's management; Take ownership of research and analysis methodologies to produce new knowledge, develop new activities and operational methods; Providing conducting an internship / professional development project or a dissertation, to implement the acquired knowledge and developed skills. This course of study is designed to continue the specialized training received by the students of the 1st cycle of the Business Studies area of ​​study, preparing them to exercise the profession of Management Advisors. This Master also aims... [-]