Master's in Finance

Master’s in Finance at Nova SBE

Rule the Change

The Master’s in Finance prepares students for a successful career in the financial industry and offers them a solid theoretical foundation taught by the top-10 rated finance faculty, who incorporate the latest research findings in their curriculum.

It also offers its students a practical experience through hands-on consulting projects, allowing them to manage the endowed Nova Student portfolio management and internships.

A program that is analytical and professional, which provides students the tools for critical problem assessment and resolution – whether it be in M&A, entrepreneurship, banking, asset management, real estate, or private equity.

A program that is flexible, allowing students to tailor their own curriculum adapted to their own interests, development needs, and leadership abilities.

A program that is demanding, which will end with a work project that teaches students how to be an equity analyst, a private equity partner, a CFO, a consultant, or a researcher.

In the Master’s in Finance you will acquire all the knowledge you need in order to produce meaningful change towards success.

Applications Fall Intake 2023/2024

Applications for the Fall intake 2023/24 are open from January 5, 2023 until May 19, 2023.

Are you ready for this unique learning experience?

For more information, please contact us by emailing or calling +351 213 801 699.

What will you be exploring?
The Program

What will you be exploring?

Is there a financial institution where you hope you could start your career at? Our program will help you build the foundations by giving you the chance to focus on areas that interest you the most. 

Business across borders
Study Abroad

Business across borders

Exchange Programs or CEMS MIM — name it, we have it. Follow the link and see all the opportunities we have that will take you abroad.

Start building a successful career
Numbers don’t lie

Start building a successful career

98 % of our graduates are working within six months, and 34 % of those have an international career. Join them and work in the company of your dreams.


Contact us

The Admissions Team will be happy to answer all your questions about the experience of studying at Nova School of Business & Economics.

Office hours: Monday to Friday, from 10.00 am to 1.00 pm (Student Central Office)

Mobile support hours: Monday to Friday, from 9.30 am to 6.00 pm
+351 213 801 699


Candidates, students, and other Nova SBE community members can contact the team via email and, if necessary, online meetings can be arranged. Please reach out through our usual contacts, which you can check here.

Partnerships - CFA

Professional practice as a plus in your CV

Nova SBE is a member of the CFA® Institute University Affiliation Program, which is a relevant addition to a student’s Curriculum Vitae when applying for top-tier finance firms. This status is granted to higher education institutions whose degree programs incorporate at least 70 % of the Level I CFA® Program Candidate Body of Knowledge (CBOK), thus providing students with a solid grounding in the CBOK and helping them obtain their Chartered Financial Analyst designation.

The CFA® recognition signals potential students, prospective employers, and the marketplace that Nova SBE Master’s in Finance curriculum is closely tied to professional practice.

Nova SBE offers a unique opportunity to prepare for the internationally recognized CFA® exams during the degree. ​The scholarships reduce fees to 350$ (saving at least 800$ per exam).