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Nova School of Business and Economics
Established in 1978, Nova School of Business and Economics (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.
Accreditations, Rankings & Awards
“The rank of Nova SBE is very good, it is a top business school, and all the programs are 100% taught in English, which is
— Myriam Ramdane, International Bachelor's student from Algeria
Member of leading international alliances
We were chosen to join organizations of leading international business schools
Masters in Economics
4th IN EUROPE
Bachelor Degree in Economics and Management
“Our Bachelors offer a rigorous and solid education with an emphasis on a quantitative and analytical approach of Economics and Management, combined with a strong investment in soft skills; all this in an environment where students from all over the world are warmly welcomed by their colleagues, staff and faculty.”
— Ana Balcão Reis, Bachelors' Academic Director
The bachelors degree is founded on a selection of core courses that offer a comprehensive education in Economics, Management and Quantitative Methods. This provides a balanced foundation in technical and scientific knowledge.
We place special emphasis on developing students’ analytical capabilities, their communications skills,and ability to work in teams through coursework and modules.
During the degree, students are challenged to participate in voluntary projects and to organize events within the community.
Our academic programs have been designed to provide a unique learning experience, complemented with the necessary skills, knowledge and development to give way to a journey of self-discovery. In order to better prepare students for an increasingly demanding job market, the programs are delivered on five pillars of learning.
Projects are developed with academic rigor and critical knowledge in the fields of Economics, Finance and Management.
Students are encouraged not only to develop analytical skills but also an open mind, expanding their emotional, ethical, relational, and social intelligence, with purpose.
We deliver a balanced approach to education, placing emphasis on the development of both analytical and soft skills.
Developing practical knowledge, exploring real business challenges with real companies to generate meaningful impact.
Study trips give students a chance to become familiarized with the strategies and working environment of global organizations.
A Way of Life
“Nova SBE is quite challenging, but it is also more applied to real life”
— Thanitthi Muangnapha, International Bachelor's student from Thailand
At Nova SBE, the rigor, skills and professional competence found within our students are enhanced by the friendly and supportive environment from which they benefit on campus. This context plays a major role in developing their teamwork skills and in helping them build a strong network that will be a key asset in the future.
Nova SBE's students have the chance to join several associations, and social and professional clubs, developing a diversity of skills, whilst getting to know their peers in a more casual environment.
Moreover, students from different programs get to meet one another during several parties, social events, modules and trips that are held throughout the academic year.