CEMS Master's in International Management

Career Counselling Tracks

CEMS students at Nova SBE have the exclusive opportunity to receive personalized guidance to help them achieve their professional goals. Nova SBE offers five Coaching Tracks to the CEMS students:

a. “Tactical Career Planning” for students who have a defined professional plan – This track is managed by AMROP (Executive Search Firm).

b. “Owning your Career Path” for students who are still uncertain about their plans – With the support of a dedicated professional coach.

c. “Envision your Career as a Leader with Social Impact” for students who are considering working in the social sector – Alongside the Nova SBE Leadership for Impact Knowledge Center.

d. “Entrepreneurship” for students who wish to develop their entrepreneurial venture or work in Venture Capital – Alongside the Nova SBE Haddad Entrepreneurship Institute.

e. “Getting a Job in Consulting/Investment Banking” is meant for students who are considering working in a consulting firm/investment bank – with the support of Nova SBE CEMS Alumni working in the world's most prestigious strategy consulting firms and investment banks.

Additionally, students have exclusive access to the following events and platforms, in support of their job search:

  • The Annual Career Forum – a two-day job fair comprised of skill seminars, company presentations, CV revision, a speed networking session, and pre-scheduled job interviews.
  • An online “job market” database
  • A Global Advisory and Mentoring Program

Career Opportunities

Check some numbers below:

  • 88 % are working outside of Portugal
  • 52 % are working in Consulting
  • 15 % are working in the Financial Sector
  • 11 % are working in Tech

CEMS @Nova SBE Top 5 recruiters in 2022:

  • McKinsey & Company
  • Boston Consulting Group
  • Bain & Company
  • Google
  • Goldman Sachs
Are you ready to embrace the future?

Good choices can change the course of the future.

Deciding what you want for your future is never easy, but Nova SBE can help you. To offer students a chance to discover where they can excel and have a meaningful career, we also share OBIPNOVA.

This is a NOVA University Lisbon’s Rectory initiative that involves all NOVA schools. It aims to produce information about the career trajectory of all NOVA students regardless of their study cycle. Every year, it evaluates the professional activity of those who graduated to provide the NOVA community with rigorous and reliable indicators about the career and placement of its graduates’ achievements.