One of the leading business schools in Europe
Established in 1978, Nova School of Business and Economic (Nova SBE) is the most prestigious Portuguese school in the areas of Economics, Finance and Management and one of the leading business schools in Europe.
It is a triple crown-accredited school with its Masters, Executive Education and MBA present in the main international rankings: Financial Times, AACSB accreditation, EQUIS accredited and Association of MBA’s.
It has also been recognized with the exclusive 5 Palmes by Eduniversal, a distinction that puts Nova SBE among the top 80 business schools in the world, being the only Universal Business School in Portugal.
Exclusive Portuguese member school of CEMS
Nova School of Business and Economics is the exclusive Portuguese member school of CEMS – A Global Alliance of Leading Business Schools, Multinational companies and NGO’s – Offering the CEMS Masters in International Management (CEMS MIM), a program that has consistently featured in the top 3 of the Financial Times Global Masters in Management ranking.
WHY NOVA SCHOOL OF BUSINESS AND ECONOMICS?
The most important investment at the beginning of your career is the one you make in yourself. Our academic programs have been designed to provide a unique learning experience, complemented with the necessary skills, knowledge and development to better prepare students for an increasingly demanding job market.
Nova School of Business and Economics is one of the few business schools in the world with Triple Crown and 5 Palmes accreditations. You will benefit from the school’s reputation for excellence, recognized in the main international rankings.
Our programs are practically focused degrees. On campus you’ll encounter high-achieving students of more than 30 nationalities, providing you with unique networking opportunities. Nova SBE faculty includes more than 30% of foreign teachers and 25 different nationalities
You will be equipped with the tools and techniques needed to build your skill set in the key areas of Economics and Management. Through lectures, group work, case studies, and in-the-field experience, you will acquire not just sound academic knowledge, but also a broader perspective.
Learn from world-class faculty
Our faculty has a well-established record of publications in the finest international academic journals. At the same time – given their extraordinary curricular and professional experience (many are consultants to financial institutions, companies and government agencies) – they have a keen sense of the challenges facing the global community.
Beyond the classroom
You will benefit from a mentoring scheme provided by alumni working in top multinational organizations, an invaluable way for students to learn from those with more career experience about particular industries or roles. School events are largely student-organized, with conferences attracting recognized speakers who share their insight on business, success, and leadership. Social clubs add yet another dimension to a rich school life on campus.
Studying at Nova School of Business and Economics is a unique social and human experience. Here students will build lasting friendships for the rest of their lives and develop a network of contacts that will prove invaluable throughout their careers.
Moreover, the diversity of profiles within each program will provide a truly enriching experience, during which students will share experiences with peers from a great variety of backgrounds.
40% of our students have international careers
Nova SBE’s programs provide students with strong international exposure via the school’s international dimension and network. Each student’s ability to learn and work in a multicultural environment is continuously tested and further enhanced within the context of an international experience.
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