Bachelor's in Economics

The program

First-Degree in Economics

The undergraduate first-degree program in Economics is structured in semesters. For each course attended and successfully completed, students are awarded a number of ECTS (European Credit Transfer System).

In order to complete the undergraduate in Economics, it is mandatory to enroll in at least six academic semesters and successfully achieve between 180 and 195 ECTS credits.

Our Bachelor’s programs are taught in English. However, exclusively during their first year, students may choose one of the three possible options: 1) all classes in English; or 2) “Calculus I” and “Algebra” in Portuguese and the remaining classes in English; or 3) all classes in Portuguese. The second and third year are only taught in English.

  • Principles of Microeconomics    
  • Calculus I    
  • Linear Algebra    
  • Financial Accounting    
  • Principles of Management    
  • Calculus II    
  • Data Analysis and Probability    
  • Principles of Macroeconomics    


*This program may be subject to changes in the 2022/23 academic year.    

  • Microeconomics
  • Statistics for  Economics and Management
  • Finance
  • Law in Economics and Business
  • Communication, Leadership and Ethics
  • Macroeconomics
  • Industrial Organization
  • Econometrics
  • Global Economics I
  • Advanced Microeconomics
  • Global Economics II
  • Seminar in European Economics
  • 4 Electives
  • Introduction to Modern and Contemporary History
  • Managing Impactful Projects


*This program may be subject to changes in the 2022/23 academic year.    

  • Management Accounting
  • Marketing
  • Operations Management
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Strategy
  • Information Systems
  • Business History
  • Entrepreneurship
  • International Management
  • Global Business Environment
  • Business Seminar


*This program may be subject to changes in the 2022/23 academic year.
**In addition to this list of electives you can choose the curricular units offered in the Bachelor's in Management.    

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FALL Enrollment for Ongoing Students

12-14 July, 2022

Add/Drop Period (S1) Compliant Students

26-28 July, 2022

Add/Drop Period (S1) all Students

02-04 August, 2022

First year, first phase enrollment

12-16 September, 2022 (online enrollments)

Welcome & Induction – 1st Year

13-16 September 2022 

First year, second phase enrollment

30 September - 03 October, 2022 (online enrollments)

Welcome & Induction – 1st Year, second phase

30 September, 2022

1st year

FALL - Regular Classes

19 September – 9 December, 2022

SPRING - Regular Classes

6 February – 11 May, 2023


2nd & 3rd year

FALL - Regular Classes

5 September – 28 November, 2022

SPRING - Regular Classes

6 February – 11 May, 2023