Ministerial Decree nº 22335/2008 of 28 August, altered by the Ministerial Decree nº 4301/2010 of 10 March
Confered Degree | Duration | ECTS
Bachelor |6 Semesters |180 ECTS
National access competition/tender:
Having completed the 12th grade;
A grade higher than 95 points (range 0-200), in the following entrance exams:
In accordance with Decree 401/2007, of April 5.
Special competition/tender for those over the age of 23:
On completing 23 years of age by the 31st of December of the preceding year
Those not entitled access to higher education (if they have undertaken and been approved in the entrance test for the college they want to enter, they are entitled to the referred access).
Special competition/tender for higher education graduates and Diplomas in Specialized Technology:
(In accordance with Decree-Law No. 393-B/99, of 2 October;
In accordance with Ordinance No. 854-A/99, of 4 October;
In accordance with Decree-Law No. 88/2006, of May 23).
Have completed a total of 180 ECTS
The profile of the 1st Study cycle in Business Management is not too specialized, in other words, it is a wide-ranging licentiate degree, allowing for the training of business managers endowed with a great capacity for integration in the labour market.
Thus, this course aims to be a multidisciplinary, comprehensive and eclectic.
Knowledge, abilities and skills to be acquired
The study plan presented, conducive to licentiate a degree (1st cycle) in Business Management, integrated with the Master (2nd cycle) was designed and structured to fully meet the objectives set out in the framework of the Bologna Process in what regards the acquisition of knowledge, skills and know-how established for this academic degree.
Thus, the study plan presented is able to endow the students with knowledge and an understanding ability in their graduation area. This training is developed from the knowledge that the students acquired in high school however, it is broadened through the contents, information sources and methodologies of a more advanced teaching spectre, thus enabling them to develop competent professional work in their respective vocational areas, by systematizing and solving problems; as well as successfully passing to more advanced study levels, such as the 2nd and 3rd cycles.
The study plan also elected as essential purposes the development of the following capabilities and skills, by the students: autonomy in acquiring knowledge and skills; ability to critically review and justify ways of thinking; autonomy of thought based on scientific, ethical and socially justifiable elements; collection, selection, interpretation and use of information; ability to formulate and solve problems in a technically and scientifically structured manner; ability to present and communicate information, ideas, problems and solutions to the publics they are addressing both in the oral and written form, as well as through the use of advanced technological equipment, and always in a calibrated manner, taking into account the diverse training and public interests of the recipients; permanent intellectual curiosity.
The licentiate degree will permit students to apply for postgraduate studies, specifically PhD degrees.
Business Managers in various areas of this activity, specifically:
Banking & Insurance; Consultancy; International Economic and Financial Institutions; Private companies in the industry and services; Public Education and Research Institutions