The main objectives of Business Administration degree are:

  • To contribute to the human, cultural, scientific and technical training of human resources
  • To contribute to the socio-economic development of the country and of a society composed of people humanly and professionally fulfilled
  • To offer an annual supply of graduates in Business Administration capable of high performance at the technical and/ or leadership level
  • To give students from High School the opportunity to enlarge, deepen and develop their knowledge and skills, through the acquisition of graduate training of international standard
  • To train potential entrepreneurs, able to create their own business or renew or modernize existing businesses
  • To give a broad, multidisciplinary training, focused on the scientific area of Management, up-to-date and in accordance with the requirements of the job market
The applications for public higher education are made annually through national call and/or special contests.
Career Opportunities

The graduates in Business Administration degree are able to work in several sectors publics or privates. It is possible to find graduates in this degree in leadership positions in areas like:

  • Finance
  • Accounting
  • Marketing
  • Human resources
  • Business operations in hotel sector, bank and insurance, accounting and audits of the accounts, transport, manufacturing and others, large wholesalers or retailers surfaces and real estate

These professionals are also able to work in public organisms like:

  • Local autarchies
  • Coordinating organs and management of tourist destinations
  • Hospitals and regional administration of health
  • Central and regional directions
  • Schools and universities
  • Non-governmental organizations
  • Associations
  • Foundations

"A adaptação torna-se fácil quando o ambiente é harmonioso e tranquilo, como o da Faculdade de Economia. Sentimos que estamos num habitat singular, o que nos faz valorizar a sorte de podermos estar aqui.”

João Ricardo