MBA ISEG

General

Program Description

Program Structure

The diploma of MBA ISEG is awarded upon successfully obtaining 90 credits, accrued through study over a period of 18 months. The program requires successful completion of 16 core courses and 13 personal development courses. The Programme is taught in English.

Personal Development

In addition to the above, the MBA ISEG offers activities in the area of personal development individual and group:

  • Leadership and teambuilding activities, with outdoor activities in collaboration with renown partners like the Portuguese Air Force and Portuguese Navy, amongst others.
  • Management Seminars – which encourage discussion with well-known figures from Business and the economy.
  • Strategy Simulator (Markstrat).
  • Management Simulator (Global Management Challenge).

Applications

To be eligible to enroll in the MBA ISEG you must have a first cycle degree as well as more than 4 years of professional experience. Candidates are selected by a panel on the following criteria:

  • Academic CV;
  • Relevant professional experience;
  • Letter of motivation;
  • Interview;
  • Knowledge of English demonstrated and/or a certificate of competence from a recognized English School.

If, after completing the Diploma, a student wishes to continue studying for a Master’s degree, he/she should enroll in the Masters in Management program. Special conditions for financial assistance are available for the MBA ISEG through the protocols between ISEG and several credit institutions.

ISEG has conferred over 700 Masters in Business Administration over the last 30 years. Today these alumni occupy prominent positions in the national and international economic sectors, working in companies, state administration and universities. The teaching faculty involved in the MBA is made up of professors and masters graduates, whose scientific and technical competence ensures the necessary mix of academic knowledge and practical management tools.

Why choose the MBA ISEG

  • The program structure comprises core courses that cover the essential knowledge base for a manager in the 21st century as well as personal development units, seminars and outdoor activities.
  • The teaching methods integrate conceptual models with practical approaches, including management simulators and analysis and resolution of management cases.
  • It is designed to respond to the challenges facing executives and to reconcile a professional and personal life with the demands of learning excellence in an after-hours timetable.

The MBA ISEG is internationally accredited by the AMBA (Association of MBAs) and offers the highest levels of scientific and pedagogical standards. For the 3rd year in a row, the ISEG MBA has been recognized by CEO Magazine as one of the best in the world (Tier One) in its MBA Rankings-Autumn 2017.

Program Structure

The diploma of MBA ISEG is awarded upon successfully obtaining 90 credits, accrued through study over a period of 18 months. The program requires successful completion of 16 core courses and 13 personal development courses. Personal development

In addition to the above, the MBA ISEG offers activities in the area of personal development individual and group:

  • Leadership and teambuilding activities, with outdoor activities in collaboration with renown partners like the Portuguese Air Force and Portuguese Navy, amongst others.
  • Management Seminars – which encourage discussion with well-known figures from Business and the economy.
  • Strategy Simulator (Markstrat).
  • Management Simulator (Global Management Challenge).
Last updated Mar 2020

About the School

The first school of Economics and Management in Portugal, ISEG belongs to the University of Lisbon, the largest Portuguese University. ISEG Lisbon is internationally recognized and accredited by AACSB ... Read More

The first school of Economics and Management in Portugal, ISEG belongs to the University of Lisbon, the largest Portuguese University. ISEG Lisbon is internationally recognized and accredited by AACSB and AMBA, complying with the best higher education standards. ISEG’s research centers are very well rated by the Portuguese research council (FCT). With an experienced and well prepared faculty, students from more than 70 countries contribute to an ever-increasing international academic environment, and take advantage of the school's excellence and location. ISEG Lisbon has excellent modern premises at the heart of Lisbon, right next to the Parliament and the river Tagus, in a vibrant neighborhood full of social life, business and culture. At ISEG, you will find a culture of excellence and achievement, alongside a climate of inclusiveness and cooperation. This is made by the mutual collaboration of students, faculty and staff. ISEG is a School prepared for the future: with a unique blend of quantitative skills and social contextualization of economic and managerial decisions, ISEG’s faculty, professionals, students and alumni are at the forefront of those who address the UN’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) with an entrepreneurial and collaborative mindset. Read less

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