ISEG - Lisbon School of Economics & Management

Introduction

ISEG Lisbon School of Economics & Management

With over one hundred years of history, ISEG was the first school of economics and management founded in Portugal. The school is part of the University of Lisbon, the largest of the Portuguese universities. Well-recognised nationally, ISEG is likewise establishing itself as a respected international name.

Our Students and Programmes

ISEG is a multicultural environment in which over 15% of students are international. Its culture is known to be one of solidarity and cooperation.
ISEG has over 4,800 students following 7 undergraduate, 20 masters and 8 doctoral programmes, as well as over 30 executive training programmes. Over a dozen of those courses (spread across all levels of study) are fully available in English.

Faculty & Research

Our faculty boasts the highest percentage of PhD-holders in the country, with the majority having been obtained in well-known international institutions. This is reflected in the international orientation of their research activities and in their classes.
As the Portuguese school with most publications in prestigious international journals, ISEG’s research is truly world-class. There are 6 research centres investigating the fields of management, economics, mathematics and social sciences.

Alumni

Our alumni are high profile professionals working in top companies. The initiative and involvement of the Alumni Association, together with ISEG’s history and its recognition in the marketplace, have helped make our alumni network the largest and most respected in the country.

Our Campus

The school is housed in a former convent, beautifully converted to provide purpose-built modern facilities while preserving the character and features of the original buildings. We value cultural diversity and promote extracurricular activities including workshops, concerts, exhibitions, and community service, preparing our students for an ever-changing multicultural world.

Feel free to visit our program webpages and find the one that best suit you.
We look forward to meeting you in our Campus ISEG in Lisbon.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

This school also offers:

Master

MA in Marketing

Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 Portugal Lisbon

It gives you the critical knowledge to help companies meet these new challenges through a comprehensive, integrated and rigorous curriculum that combines the basics of marketing with the latest developments in its theory and practice. [+]

OBJECTIVES

The master has the following main objectives: to train cadres of high expertise in marketing and with sound knowledge in various areas of specialization; provide a first approach to scientific research in marketing.

RECIPIENTS

The Master is intended primarily to complete the formation of the first cycle provided by a degree in management, finance, economics, engineering, communication and other related fields. It is a master's professional nature, in order to ensure that students who complete this course enhancing its prospects of employability and future career.

ACCESS QUALIFICATIONS AND SELECTION CRITERIA

Applications are considered of national academic degree holders or es¬tran¬geiro equivalent to 1 cycle in the fields of business sciences, engineering and social sciences in general. Are also evaluated other candidates deemed suitable by the scientific and pedagogical commission. Candidates are assessed based on the final rating of the 1st cycle, curriculum analysis and a possible interview.... [-]


Master's degree in applied econometrics and forecasting

Campus Part time 2 years September 2019 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's degree in development and international cooperation

Campus Part time 2 years September 2019 Portugal Lisbon

The Master in International Cooperation and Development has as main objective to provide Master's students additional skills acquired in the first cycle to allow them a high employability as leaders, staff and senior technicians of public and private companies, organizations related to international cooperation. [+]

OBJECTIVES

The Master in International Cooperation and Development has as main objective to provide Master's students additional skills acquired in the first cycle to allow them a high employability as leaders, staff and senior technicians of public and private companies, organizations related to international cooperation. It is intended to be made a deepening of economic theories, political and sociological development and social change, as well as international cooperation for development; who know the research methodologies in this area, as well as the complexity of empirical reality of developing countries; and that Master's students have the skills to prepare technical dossiers to support the political decision-making in the area of ​​economic and social policy development, and international cooperation.... [-]


Master's degree in human resource management

Campus Part time 2 years September 2019 Portugal Lisbon

Its main objectives are to provide the technical expertise and operational and strategic skills for proficient performance of duties in the areas of human resources management and people management in organizational environments. [+]

OBJECTIVES

The Master aims mainly to provide students with the technical knowledge and operational and strategic skills for proficient performance of duties in the areas of human resources management and people management in organizational environments.

RECIPIENTS

The Master is intended primarily to complete the formation of the first cycle provided by a degree in management and other social sciences. It is a master's professional nature, in order to ensure that students who complete this course enhancing its prospects of employability and future career.

ACCESS QUALIFICATIONS AND SELECTION CRITERIA

Applications are considered national academic degree holders or equivalent foreign to the 1st cycle in the areas of management and social sciences in general. Are also evaluated other candidates deemed suitable by the scientific and pedagogical commission. Candidates are assessed based on the final rating of the 1st cycle, curriculum analysis and a possible interview.... [-]


Master's degree in information systems management

Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 Portugal Lisbon

The Master's main objectives are to train technicians and managers with high competence in the areas of planning, analysis, development and security of organizational information systems. [+]

OBJECTIVES

In a context where the Systems and Information Technologies are a key factor in the competitiveness and success of organizations, having the skills to understand these resources and know how to manage them is critical. The Master's main objectives are to train technicians and managers with high competence in the areas of planning, analysis, development and security of organizational information systems. It is a master's professional nature in order to expand their career prospects to the participants by developing their scientific and technical potential in management of information systems.

RECIPIENTS

The Master is intended primarily to complete training first cycle provided by a degree in management, computer science, engineering, economics, mathematics or other degree deemed appropriate. Your recipients are managers, technicians and consultants and information systems technologies, or recent graduates wishing to specialize in the field of information systems.... [-]


Master (MSC) in Mathematical Finance

Campus Part time 2 years September 2019 Portugal Lisbon

The Masters in Mathematical Finance is designed to further the education in quantitative finance of students who already have a Bachelors degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, Economics, Finance or Management. [+]

Increasing the "high-tech" character of modern business has Increased the need for advanced methods, Which rely, to a large extent, on mathematical techniques Which are seemingly indispensable for competitiveness in industry.

Launched in 2007/08 under the Bologna process, the Masters in Mathematical Finance Has Been offered every year ever since then. It was created as a Developing and innovative project in Portugal, Which Followed the standards of European universities.

A3ES accreditation in 2013 certifiés the quality of the MMF's program, Which combines theoretical rigor with sectoral skills, balancing cutting-edge knowledge and research with contact with financial sector practices. ... [-]


Master in Actuarial Science

Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 Portugal Lisbon

The Masters in Actuarial Science at ISEG (University of Lisbon) offers a solid academic foundation in actuarial science, statistics and finance. It was designed according to the international requirements for the actuarial profession. It is meant to cover most of the course materials indispensable for the accreditation of an actuary in the European Union, in accordance with The Actuarial Association of Europe. [+]

The Masters in Actuarial Science at ISEG (Universidade de Lisboa) was designed according to the international requirements for the actuarial profession. It is meant to cover most of the course subjects that are indispensable for the accreditation of an actuary in the European Union, as designated by The Actuarial Association of Europe, as well as the majority of the subjects of the professional exams for admission as an Associate of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries – IfoA - in the UK, or of the Society of Actuaries in North America - SOA.

It was accredited by the Institute & Faculty of Actuaries, the UK's only chartered professional body dedicated to educating, developing and regulating actuaries. If you do sufficiently well in the programme, you will be exempted from the IFoA exams CT1, CT2, CT3, CT4, CT5, CT6 and CT8.... [-]


Master in Economics

Campus Part time 2 years September 2019 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.... [-]


Master in Finance

Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 Portugal Lisbon

Keeping pace with the complexities of today's world and the nature of the discipline, the Masters in Finance is offered exclusively in English, for an international audience . Our commitment to the global arena is also present in the annual field trip to Frankfurt (flight and acommodation included in the tuition fees), in which students and faculty visit organizations like the ECB (European Central Bank), EIOPA, Goethe University, Deutsche Bundesbank, and the Frankfurt Stock Exchange, Over the last 5 years we have attended presentations from high ranking representatives of companies such as BASF, Deutsche Lufthansa, SAP, EY, or Helaba Bank. This is certainly an unforgetable experience for all who take part in it. It is also possible to spend 1 semestre in the 2nd year of the masters aboard, in an exchange program (just a few examples: at Goethe University in Germany, at Bocconi University in Italy, at EDHEC in France, or at Fundação Getulio Vargas in Brazil). [+]

The MSc in Finance offers a solid education in the three pillars of the discipline: Corporate Finance, Financial Investments, and Derivatives. The program includes faculty members with the scientific rigor of PhDs from some of the most prestigious institutions worldwide.

Target Audience

Students with a first cycle degree in the areas of Finance, Management, Economics, Accounting, Mathematics Applied to Economics and Management or other finance-related areas. It is a practice-oriented program, covering subjects on financial markets. With the aim of maximizing the chances of students’ employability, the program provides them with the required tools to succeed professionally in the financial arena.... [-]


Master in International Economics and European Studies

Campus Part time 2 years September 2019 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

Campus Part time 2 years September 2019 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.... [-]


Contact

Instituto Superior Economia e Gestão

Address Instituto Superior de Economia e Gestão Rua do Quelhas, 6
1200-781 Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal
Website http://www.iseg.utl.pt/
Phone +351 21 392 5800