• Application Deadline
  • 24 months


This International Management at ISCTE - University Institute of Lisbon programme prepares students to take the next steps professionally, to work within global business enterprises and internationally-connected organisations or academically to pursue research questions.

The success of people in organizations involves aligning technical knowledge with soft skills which are often the decisive element in performance and the development of a professional path. MIM acknowledges this importance and incorporates them as an important part of the programme.


The aim of the master is to provide specialised training of academic nature with research activity, innovation and the deepening of professional skills in the field of international management.

MIM is designed to equip students with the necessary knowledge and analytical skills that will allow them to play key roles within international business contexts and environments. 

To help our students achieve their career goals, the study plan offered by MIM brings together a global perspective, tools for the development of strategic management and knowledge of the principle challenges faced by international managers.

The MSc in International Management’s core focus is on:

  • Personal skills training;
  • Applied and practical approach towards international business that will allow students to develop their understanding of international managerial frameworks;
  • Awareness of how the different processes that are characteristic of our globalised world affect how we do business internationally.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • International Management, Ethics and Social Responsibility
  • Communication Skills
  • Negotiation Skills
  • International Business
  • Global Operations and Logistics
  • Intercultural Management
  • International Global Marketing
  • International Finance

Detailed Programme Facts

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Bachelor degree awarded by a University or Higher Education Institute (for Portuguese candidates a minimum grade of 12 is required)
  • In exceptional circumstances candidates who do not meet the above requirement may be accepted if they can demonstrate solid professional experience and/or relevant academic qualifications in the area of Management
  • Motivation Letter - explaining why you wish to study at IBS and study MIM in particular
  • Two letters of recommendation/contacts of two referees

Tuition Fee

  • International

    7000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7000 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7000 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

2nd Year (dissertation/project) tuition fees:

  • EU/EEA: € 1.600 per year
  • International: € 2.800 per year

Living costs for Lisbon

  • 630 - 1130 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Check the programme website for information about funding options.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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