University of Porto School of Economics and Management.

Introduction

FEP is the School of Economics and Management of the University of Porto. The University of Porto is one of the most prestigious Higher Education Institutions in Portugal and Europe and highly ranked worldwide. Within its 14 schools and research units, the University of Porto has 30,000 students – of which 3,500 are international students - and close to 2,300 teachers and researchers. FEP was founded in 1953 and is, since then, a benchmark in education and research in the field of Economics and Management in Portugal, distinguishing itself through its ability to innovate and renew its study programs. That is shown by the diversity and quality of its programs: FEP offers two undergraduate programs (Economics and Management), fifteen MSc programs in all relevant fields of Economics and Management - of which four are taught in English - and two Ph.D. programs (Economics and Management) - also taught in English. FEP has a prestigious faculty comprising 150 faculty members that combine a high academic level with great teaching ability. FEP has several research centers, of which two (CEF.UP and LIAADD) are ranked respectively as “Very Good” and “Excellent“ by FCT, the Portuguese public scientific research funding institute. For the academic year 2017/18, a total of 2,957 students were registered at FEP: 1,538 undergraduate students, 1,315 MSc students, and 104 Ph.D. students. That same year, FEP welcomed more than 430 students, coming from over 68 different countries. FEP students also use the opportunity to study abroad in the more than 100 FEP partner schools spread over 30 countries, in some cases granting them a double degree (e.g., the Master in Management students and Master in Finance students can opt to complete one period of studies at, respectively, Kedge Business School and University of Kozminski, which will award them a double degree). Further, FEP belongs to QTEM - Quantitative Techniques for Economics and Management that gathers outstanding students from 18 top economics schools worldwide. FEP Alumni are placed in top management positions in the most important companies and institutions in Portugal and abroad, across all industries, allowing students a privileged access to an extremely large and notorious corporate partner network. Why study at FEP?

  • U.Porto is a worldwide highly-ranked university
  • Top students
  • Teaching quality and research-oriented faculty
  • FEP belongs to QTEM Master Network that gathers outstanding students from 18 top economics schools worldwide
  • Dual degrees (Master in Management, Master in Finance and Ph.D. in Economics with Kedge Business School and FEA-USP, Kozminski University and LASER – Lombardy Advanced School of Economic Research, respectively)
  • Knowledge and professional skills
  • Extracurricular activities
  • Academic and professional integration support services
  • Access to numerous internships and recruitment opportunities
  • Notorious and wide alumni network
  • Vibrant student life at the University of Porto: sports, culture, leisure
  • Porto has won twice The Best European Travel destination awards (2012, 2014 and 2017)
This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

This school also offers:

Master

Master in Data Analytics

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

Decision-making processes within companies and other organizations rely heavily on the knowledge that decision makers have about the reality where the company acts (markets, customers, producers, etc.). Much of this knowledge can be drawn from the data resulting from the normal business activity that is continuously accumulated by transactional information systems. [+]

Decision-making processes within companies and other organizations rely heavily on the knowledge that decision makers have about the reality where the company acts (markets, customers, producers, etc.). Much of this knowledge can be drawn from the data resulting from the normal business activity that is continuously accumulated by transactional information systems.

Efficient and effective processing of such data for actionable knowledge might result in better performance of the organization by exploring mainly data analysis techniques. These include various statistical and data mining (data exploration) techniques, specifically targeted for the extraction of actionable knowledge from large volumes of existing data.... [-]


Master in Economics

Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Portugal Porto

The Master in Economics at FEP (University of Porto) is an MSc. programme, targeted at students who wish to expand their basic training in economics (particularly pre-experience economics, finance and management graduates) via an improvement of their skills in relation to a range of economic analysis tools. A rigorous organization and teaching of the course units, combined with a flexible studies plan means that core knowledge can be deepened. [+]

The Master in Economics at FEP (University of Porto) is an MSc. programme, targeted at students who wish to expand their basics training in economics (particularly recent economics, finance, and management graduates) via an improvement of their skills in relation to a range of economic analysis tools. A rigorous organisation and teaching of the course units, combined with a flexible studies plan means that core knowledge can be deepened, while the student’s specialization and application options are diversified.

The Master in Economics program stresses the individual monitoring of the progress of each student, including the coherent selection of specializations, and a timely supervision of the required dissertation, work project or internship, based on the quality, experience, and dedication of the faculty and academic staff. Support also comprises international mobility options, careers advice and job market preparation training.... [-]


Master in Finance

Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Portugal Porto

The Master in Finance is a two years full-time program totally taught in English, designed under the rules of the Bologna Protocol. The program offers scientific and professional training in the areas of Corporate Finance and Financial Markets, which is suitable for those intending to pursue their scientific and technical education in the area of Finance. [+]

The Master in Finance is a two years full-time program totally taught in English, designed under the rules of the Bologna Protocol. The program offers scientific and professional training in the areas of The Corporate Finance and Financial Markets, which is suitable for those intending to pursue their scientific and technical education in the area of Finance.

The program has a flexible structure, both in terms of curriculum and duration, and gives students the flexibility to adapt the electives to their personal interests and career prospects. The Master program concludes with the preparation of a dissertation, project work, or professional traineeship, all of which under the scientific supervision of a faculty member.... [-]


Master in Management

Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Portugal Porto

The Master Degree in Management at FEP, University of Porto, is a 24-month fulltime program, the objectives of which are clear from its solid but diversified curriculum, its emphasis on practical and applied knowledge, and its major concern with regard to participants’ personal and social development. [+]

The Master Degree in Management at FEP, University of Porto, is a 24-month full-time program, the objectives of which are clear from its solid but diversified curriculum, its emphasis on practical and applied knowledge, and its major concern with regard to participants’ personal and social development.

Students can ready themselves for a career at a global level, by pursuing an internship, by undertaking part of their studies abroad, or by networking with colleagues from all over the world and attending seminars with top international speakers organized by FEP’s research centers.

The establishment of a "dual degree agreement” with Kedge Business School – a top management school placed #53 in the Financial Times Master in Management 2016 ranking – and with FEA-USP (University of São Paulo) - the most prestigious Latin American university - together with a series of student exchange protocols established between FEP and other prestigious universities abroad, create important opportunities that students are encouraged to take advantage of.... [-]


QTEM - Quantitative Techniques for Economics and Management

Campus September 2018 Portugal Porto

The QTEM programme is conceived to educate, train and provide future decision makers. International experience, academic excellence, business and policy relevance are the key elements. Through this programme, the student will become highly skilled in analytical and quantitative technique, experienced through concrete business and policy challenges and comfortable in international settings. [+]

The QTEM programme is conceived to educate, train and provide future decision makers. International experience, academic excellence, business and policy relevance are the key elements. Through this programme, the student will become highly skilled in analytical and quantitative technique, experienced through concrete business and policy challenges and comfortable in international settings.

FEP has four Master programmes included in QTEM Master Network. These are MSc. in Economics, MSc. in Finance, MSc in Management and MSc. in Data Analytics.

Over the two years of these FEP’s Master Programmes, the student will spend two semesters abroad, in two different countries, in one of the following tracks: i) 1 semester of studies in one QTEM academic partner + 1 four-month international curricular-internship; ii)2 semesters of studies abroad in two different QTEM academic partners + 1 two-month national or international internship... [-]