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