Master's Degree in Porto Portugal

Top Masters Programs in Porto Portugal 2017/2018

Master

A masters is awarded to students who have completed postgraduate level study in a specific field of study or area of professional practice while demonstrating a high level of mastery during the process.

A Master, which takes one to two years of schooling to receive, may help students improve their professional skills and gain knowledge in their chosen field. This improvement in skills and knowledge may lead to a highly skilled career with opportunities for advancement.

 

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 2017/2018 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 Marketing

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

The main objective of the MSc in Marketing is to guarantee the link between the theories and model taught and the reality of the problems in today´s marketing activities. Thus, we tend to use empirical teaching approach as much as possible, along with case studies. [+]

PRESENTATION

The main objective of the MSc in Marketing is to guarantee the link between the theories and model taught and the reality of the problems in today´s marketing activities. Thus, we tend to use empirical teaching approach as much as possible, along with case studies. We have developed a pragmatic approach, which motivates students to produce useful research.

Our MSc programme also attempts to strengthen the relationship between the university and companies. Thus, we have some teachers who are active in companies, and other national or International organisations.

Our approach to the training of highly qualified professionals is at the heart of the value added to our programme and it is the reason why we ensure a high employability rate and successful career to our future graduates.... [-]


Master in Management

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

The MSc in Management at the Católica Porto Business School is an innovative MSc, inspired by the best international practices, that benefits from the experience of the school in advanced management education, over the last 25 years. [+]

PRESENTATION

The MSc in Management at the Católica Porto Business School is an innovative MSc, inspired by the best international practices, that benefits from the experience of the school in advanced management education, over the last 25 years.

The programme is organised in a common core in the 1st semester and in the 2nd semester students may choose a generic area (allowing a customised training which offers a wide range of elective courses), or for a specific field of management from the following:

Business Analytics; Management Control Service Management

Thanks to the wide network of partnerships, Católica Porto Business School offers internships and projects in companies and other organisations. At international level, Católica Porto Business School offers a double degree with the Lancaster University Management School, the Erasmus exchange programme and a range of internships abroad. The MSc in Management stands, therefore, as a unique programme, characterised by high levels of employability, internationalisation and customisation. A Masters degree with the prestige of the Catholic University.... [-]


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 from 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 from 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 professional 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 Business Economics

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

The Master in Business Economics is an international programme offered in English. It is suitable for bachelors in economics, management and engineering with the ambition of becoming top professionals of organisations. [+]

PRESENTATION

The Master in Business Economics is an international programme offered in English. It is suitable for bachelors in economics, management and engineering with the ambition of becoming top professionals of organisations.

The programme aims that future professionals acquire advanced and cross-cutting knowledge in economics and management and develop analytic and soft skills that allow them to support organisations in their processes of decision-making, innovation, and strategy. It prepares future professionals to work in multidisciplinary and international teams and grasp complex issues, with a critical view and analytical and innovative capacities.

The Master Final Assignment is seen as an opportunity to approach organisations. Internships and projects are oriented to answer research questions of interest and/or solve specific problems of organisations.... [-]


Master's Degree In Design Management

IPAM
Campus Part time 4 semesters September 2018 Portugal Lisbon Porto + 1 more

The Master in Management Design encompasses the entire strategic and operational process within a business organization as a way to tailor offers tailored to the needs of consumers. [+]

Masters 2017/2018 in Porto Portugal. Master degree developed in partnership with IADE - Creative University. Design Management is an activity that has as main objective the good incorporation of the design in the companies, adding areas of knowledge of the design and the management. Ability to design and plan creative processes in the research, analysis, conceptualization and execution phases, are key competences of a design manager, which translates into concrete results achieved by companies in the market. The Master in Management Design encompasses the entire strategic and operational process within a business organization as a way to tailor offers tailored to the needs of consumers. Companies Throughout the master's degree, the student will have constant contact with the professional world, either through seminars with leaders and reference professionals, workshops, projects with companies and the possibility of internships. International experience The global network of Laureate International Universities provides 80 universities in 29 countries where students can make international mobility. Main benefits Methodology of innovative teaching based on technology. Program developed in network at national and international level. Strong component of innovation and focus on entrepreneurship. Complementarity of two areas that allow the development of an integrated thinking about the entire creation process: design and management. Heterogeneous and collaborative course that allows generating rich outputs at the level of knowledge. Project developed in collaboration with international universities. [-]

Master's degree in Marketing Management

IPAM
Campus Part time 4 semesters September 2018 Portugal Lisbon Porto + 1 more

The Master’s in Marketing Management prepares students to develop an activity in strategic marketing in an international context. [+]

The Master’s in Marketing Management prepares students to develop an activity in strategic marketing in an international context. Through experiential education, fully immersed in business, students develop technical and relationship skills to be able to perform medium and high level marketing functions in organisations. This Master’s in Marketing is based on a global view of the market and on a close connection to companies. During the course, the teaching methodology developed by IPAM also aims at fostering the students’ spirit of team work, entrepreneurship and innovation. Real-World Business Experience The connection to companies and the labour market is one of this Master’s in Marketing's greatest strengths. During the course, students are in constant contact with the business world, through seminars with renowned leaders and professionals in the field, workshops, projects and challenges presented by the partner companies and the possibility of carrying out traineeships. International Experience Laureate International Universities’ global network offers 70 universities in 25 countries where students can do their international mobility. Main Advantages Marketing Management Simulator which allows for the application of acquired knowledge. Seminars that explore Marketing trends with market experts. Opportunity to take part in national and international university competitions such as L’Oreal Brandstrom or EDP University Challenge. Workshops on employability that help prepare the student to enter the labour market. Skills certification through Laureate Professional Assessment. Development of a personal communication and media training plan oriented towards fostering the students’ final project. [-]

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. [+]

Masters 2017/2018 in Porto Portugal. 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. [+]

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. Career Prospects The MIE of... [-]

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. [+]

Masters 2017/2018 in Porto Portugal. 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 . [+]

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 by the Scientific-Technical Council of... [-]

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. [+]

Masters 2017/2018 in Porto Portugal. 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... [-]

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. [+]

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. [+]

Masters 2017/2018 in Porto Portugal. 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... [-]