Nova School of Business and Economics

Introduction
EFMD Equis Accredited
AACSB Accredited

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.

Reputation

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.

Real-world connection

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

Flexible learning

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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Master in Economics

Campus Full time 3 semesters October 2017 Portugal Lisbon

The Nova SBE Masters in Economics provides a unique learning experience that combines state-of-the-art theoretical and empirical techniques with a hands-on approach to real-life policy issues. The program is focused on the development and acquisition of the tools required for applied policy analysis, including econometric and numerical software, as well as modern econometric techniques for the evaluation of policy interventions. [+]

The Nova SBE Masters in Economics provides a unique learning experience that combines state-of-the-art theoretical and empirical techniques with a hands-on approach to real-life policy issues. The program is focused on the development and acquisition of the tools required for applied policy analysis, including econometric and numerical software, as well as modern econometric techniques for the evaluation of policy interventions. The program is notable for the close interaction students have with teachers, participation in research projects and field work in Portugal and abroad, as well as the possibility to take part in exciting consulting projects. Through a careful balance of mandatory courses, electives, specializations, skill modules and international tracks, the program has been carefully designed to ensure that students learn by doing, whilst also providing them with the essential concepts and skills required to succeed in the field, both during their studies and in the working world after graduation. Mandatory Courses Microeconomic Analysis Macroeconomic Analysis Econometrics Microeconometrics or Macroeconometrics STATA Module Electives Advanced Industrial Organization Behavioral Economics and Finance Competition Policy Development Economics Economic Regulation Economics of Agriculture and Environment Economics of Education Economics of Health and Healthcare Empirical Macroeconomics Environmental Policy European Economy Financial Crisis in History Fiscal Policy and Stabilization Game Theory Global Energy Markets Globalization and Governance History of Economic Analysis International Trade Labor Economics Macroeconomic Theory Macrofinance Numerical Methods and MatLab Policy Evaluation Political Economy Poverty: Concepts and Challenges Public Finance Seminar on Current Economic and Financial Issues Sustainable Growth Tools for Applied Policy Analysis Language... [-]

Master in Finance

Campus Full time 3 semesters October 2017 Portugal Lisbon

Aimed at developing solid knowledge and analytical, problem-solving competencies in the financial area, the Masters in Finance will give bring students into direct contact with the kind of financial institutions where they will be hoping to start their career. [+]

Aimed at developing solid knowledge and analytical, problem-solving competencies in the financial area, the Masters in Finance will give bring students into direct contact with the kind of financial institutions where they will be hoping to start their career. A wide range of electives makes it possible to focus on a specialized area of study during the program, reflecting each student’s personal strengths and preferences, whilst also providing an initial direction for the global finance career on which they will embark upon graduation. A host of international tracks, including a double degree option and an exchange program, offers students the chance to expand their professional network and experience total cultural immersion within another academic institution and country. Mandatory Courses Corporate Finance Financial Econometrics Investments Electives Accounting for Financial Institutions Applied Corporate Finance Applied Derivatives Asset Management Audit and Supervision Techniques Auditing Bank Regulation Banking Corporate Governance Corporate Taxation Corporate Valuation Credit Risk Derivatives Energy Finance Entrepreneurial Finance & Venture Capital Financial Intermediation Financial Modeling Financial Reporting Financial Statement Analysis Fixed Income Futures and Options Hedge Funds International Financial Management International Taxation Macroeconomics of Financial Markets Management Control Systems Managerial Accounting Mergers, Acquisitions, Restructuring Nova Students Portfolio Private Equity Project Finance Real Estate Finance Risk Management Seminar on Current Economic and Financial Issues Workshop Financial Regulation and Supervision Language of instruction The Masters in Finance is delivered entirely in English, including exams, class work, support materials and Work Projects. By graduation, students pursuing an International Masters in Finance should be fluent... [-]

Masters in International Management

Campus Full time 4 semesters October 2017 Portugal Lisbon

Nova SBE is the exclusive Portuguese member school of the CEMS alliance, meaning it is one of a select group of 30 business schools and universities in the world to offer the only truly global pre-experience Masters in Management. [+]

Nova SBE is the exclusive Portuguese member school of the CEMS alliance, meaning it is one of a select group of 30 business schools and universities in the world to offer the only truly global pre-experience Masters in Management. Consistently rated amongst the top programs of its kind by The Financial Times since the creation of its Masters in Management ranking in 2005, the CEMS MIM comprises a carefully-designed curriculum that builds up the essential strategic and practical knowledge that future global managers will require throughout their career. Just as importantly, thanks to the integral role played by corporate partners within the program, students will learn by doing throughout their period of study, via a hands-on approach adopted in courses, but also via real-life business projects, skill seminars and the mandatory international internship. All of the above takes place within the especially international and cosmopolitan environment of the CEMS alliance, both on the Nova campus during students’ home term but also on the campus of one of the 30 other member schools during the obligatory term abroad, not forgetting the opportunity to travel and participate in curricular and extra-curricular activities within other CEMS destinations. More than any other pre-experience program of its kind, the CEMS MIM provides the ultimate insight into understanding and practicing business in a truly multicultural context, even before embarking on the international career that beckons after graduation. Stand-out features of the program include: The academic expertise, corporate insight and social responsibility of a global alliance of... [-]

Masters in Management

Campus Full time 3 semesters October 2017 Portugal Lisbon

Recommended for recent graduates with a strong quantitative background, the program gives students the opportunity to boost their knowledge by developing further functional and soft skills by consolidating theory with applied practice. [+]

Recommended for recent graduates with a strong quantitative background, the program gives students the opportunity to boost their knowledge by developing further functional and soft skills by consolidating theory with applied practice. Successful candidates for the program frequently go on to enjoy successful careers as bankers, business analysts, HR managers or Marketing Executive, to name just a few of the job opportunities afforded by the program. Amongst the qualities sought in candidates: A variety of academic backgrounds, from Economics, Management and Civil Engineering to Communications, Psychology and Sociology Students who are dynamic, open-minded, and who thrive on putting new ideas into practice The ability to collaborate with a diverse, enthusiastic and questioning peer group A willingness to work hard The typical Nova SBE Masters in Management student cohort is eclectic and cosmopolitan, which adds to the challenging and enriching nature of the learning environment and the school as a whole. Mandatory Courses Finance Human Resources Marketing Statistics Strategy Electives Applied Corporate Finance Applied Entrepreneurship Auditing Banking Big Data Analysis Brand Management Change and Process Management Competition Policy Consulting Consumer and Managerial Decision Making Consumer Behavior Corporate Governance Corporate Social Responsibility Corporate Strategy Corporate Taxation Creating and Managing Entrepreneurial Ventures Cross-Cultural Issues for Marketing Customer Relationship Management Digital Marketing Distribution Channels E-Commerce Economics of Education Economics of Health and Health Care Entrepreneurial Finance & Venture Capital Family Business Financial Statement Analysis Futures and Options Global Business Challenges Global Human Resource Management Global Supply Chain Management Integrated Marketing Communications International Business International... [-]

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