Key Events

Timeline of Nova development
2012 Launch of the Nova Brazil Office
2012 Launch of NOVAFRICA
2011 CEMS School of The Year
2010 CEMS School of The Year
2010 Creation of the Angola Business School (ABS) in Luanda
2009 AACSB Accreditation
2009 The PhD in Management is launched
2009 The first CEMS MIM program is offered
2009 The Lisbon MBA (international full-time program) with MIT Sloan is launched
2007 NOVA joins the CEMS Alliance
2007 Launch of The Lisbon MBA (part-time program)
2005 AMBA Accreditation
2005 Launch of the new doctorate program: Ph.D. in Finance
2004 EQUIS Accreditation
1996/97 Creation of NOVA FORUM - Center for Executive Education
1995/96 Creation of "Licenciatura" in Management
1994 Creation of EGIDE (Economics & Management, Association for Research & Development in Education)
1987/88 CMO (Career Management Office) is created to provide placement support for students
1984/85 Creation of the Consulting Council; Nova Students' Association is created
1981/82 Creation of CEGE (Business Management Study Center), developing consulting and applied research
1980/81 Creation of the MBA program; first Executive Education programs begin
1978 Creation of GANEC (The Office of Economic Analysis), providing economic consulting services
1978/79 Classes begin for the "Licenciatura" and Ph.D. in Economics
1977/78 Creation of the Faculdade de Economia