Master's in Economics

Numbers don’t lie

Take your first steps in the world of economics with us

We were ranked the 3rd best Master's in Economics in Europe by Eduniversal in 2020. Also, did you know that 100 % of our graduates are working within six months of graduating, and that 62 % of those have an international career? We work with experts in personal and professional development to make sure that your career trajectory is always upwards. 

Starting a Master’s Program at Nova SBE may be one of the first steps towards a global career. 

Whether you already know how you plan to impact the world or whether you are still trying to decide what to do after your degree, know that Nova SBE has a program that will guide you all the way through your Masters’ program. Careers @ Nova SBE team runs a comprehensive program that provides you with the necessary tools to help taking the next step more effectively from day one and transform your uncertainties into bold aspirations that can really make a difference.

To help students throughout the process, the Careers @ Nova SBE Teams's offer includes: 

Career Development Program

Career Development Program

The Mastering Your Career Program helps students acquire market knowledge and set their personal and aligned professional goals, alongside attaining the fundamental skills that will empower them to become the most knowledgeable candidates and conscious professionals.
To reach these objectives, the program starts with an induction week and includes a range of workshops, corporate events, networking sessions, and individual career counseling.  

Online Tools

Online Tools

The Careers @ Nova SBE by JobTeaser connects students to the marketplace, by providing access to Job Offers, Events, Counseling, and Career-related resources. 
Students have exclusive and free access to other platforms that will support career planning and market knowledge, such as GoinGlobal, PrepLounge, Graduate First, Fitch Learning, Big Interview, Vault, and VMock.

Mentoring Program

Mentoring Program

The program that connects experienced Nova SBE Alumni to students with the goal of guiding students on the transition from academic life to the job market, in a way that inspires professional success, personal satisfaction, and responsibility to the community.

Career Opportunities

Mastering Economics at Nova SBE will get you places

Supported by Nova SBE throughout their Master’s studies, graduates make their first steps into working life in a wide variety of sectors, positions, companies, and countries.

working after 6 months
working after 6 months
with an international career
with an international career
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 rigorous and reliable indicators about the career and placement of its graduates’ achievements.

Most popular sectors

Comercial/Retail Banking
Development Economics
Financial Services
Intergovernmental Organizations
Regulatory Bodies
Research & Education
Social Impact

Most popular recruiters

A. T . Kearney
Banco de Portugal
BNP Paribas
European Central Bank
Leading PhD programs (NYU, Columbia, Northwestern, among theirs)
Ministry of Finance of Portugal
United Nations
World Bank                                                                          

Where are we

To find out all about the Building Your Career Program and other helpful information, meet us at our office.

Office Hours

Monday to Friday, from 10.00 am to 1.00 pm and from 2.00 pm to 04.00 pm.