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M.Sc. On Campus

Economics of Business and Strategy

School of Economics and Management - University of Porto

24 months
Duration
5000 EUR/year
1500 EUR/year
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About

In this Economics of Business and Strategy program from University of Porto, students are provided foundations in economic theory and a powerful set of cutting-edge analytical tools, allowing them to effectively solve real business situations.

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Overview

In a fast-paced, highly dynamic and competitive environment, it is crucial to be one step ahead of everyone else. Being able to anticipate the consequences of the alternative choices faced by a company is key to building sustainable competitive advantage.

The Economics of Business and Strategy program from University of Porto was designed to enable students to successfully grasp and tackle this dynamic environment, either as managers or researchers.

A strong emphasis is given to entrepreneurship, innovation, internationalization and incentive-design as essential tools for analyzing new market dynamics and corporate performance. Students are required to understand the current world economy and to predict the economic trends that may prevail.

The program draws on the expertise of the University of Porto faculty, as well as on the unique perspectives of experts and successful managers. 

It also builds on the synergies of FEP’s strong relationships with corporations in order to give students a full perspective on how strategic thinking is a fundamental tool to thrive in the current business environment.

Attending this Master is also an opportunity to live in and enjoy Porto, a city recognized by its history, culture, architecture and food, but also identified as one of the most vibrant economic centers in Europe.

Student profile

The Masters is a full-time programme taught in English. It is targeted at recently graduated students with a bachelor’s degree in management, economics, industrial engineering or a similar subject. 

Students should have the interest to learn the competences to strategically think about an organization and the industry it belongs to. 

The programme is also suited for those interested in obtaining the scientific foundations to pursue graduate studies in business, economics or related fields.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Economics of Organizations
  • Economics of Strategy
  • Econometrics
  • Business Valuation
  • Microeconometrics
  • Business Cycle Analysis

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Admission requirements

a) Graduates from Portuguese universities in any field of knowledge;

b) Graduates from foreign universities who have been awarded a first cycle degree, under the rules of the Bologna Protocol;

c) Graduates from foreign universities with a degree considered equivalent to the first degree by the Scientific Board of the FEP;

d) Candidates presenting an academic, scientific or professional curriculum acknowledged by the Scientific Board of FEP as demonstrating good capacity to attend the Masters programmes; 

e) In the 1st phase, can apply, conditionally, candidates that expect to graduate in the current academic year of 2020/21 until the end of the assessment period of June/July. In the 2nd phase, can apply, conditionally, candidates that expect to graduate in the current academic year of 2020/21, until the end of the assessment period of September.

More info: https://sigarra.up.pt/fep/en/NOTICIAS_GERAL.VER_NOTICIA?p_nr=34689 

Work experience

Please check the specific admission requirements for each programme here: https://sigarra.up.pt/fep/en/NOTICIAS_GERAL.VER_NOTICIA?p_nr=34689

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    5000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5000 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • National

    1500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1500 EUR per year during 24 months.

Tuition fees for academic year 2021/22

This information does not exempt you from reading the information available on the official website: https://s.up.pt/p9is

Living costs for Porto

556 - 865 EUR /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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