Bachelor's in Economics

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On-Campus

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Bachelor's programs

Study Options

Full Time

A learning experience to discover your part in the Future

Can you fully imagine who you might become in the future?
Neither can we. But one thing we can assure you: we are, and will always be, right beside you every step of the way.

At Nova SBE you will gather the knowledge, skillset, and mindset to guide your learning journey. Either opening doors to a demanding job market or continuing your studies to keep exploring your passions, here you will be part of an international community eager to learn and develop together.

First-Degree in Economics

The undergraduate first-degree program in Economics is structured in semesters. For each course attended and successfully completed, students are awarded a number of ECTS (European Credit Transfer System).

In order to complete the undergraduate in Economics, it is mandatory to enroll in at least six academic semesters and successfully achieve between 180 and 195 ECTS credits.

Our Bachelor’s programs are taught in English. However, exclusively during their first year, students may choose one of the three possible options: 1) all classes in English; or 2) “Calculus I” and “Algebra” in Portuguese and the remaining classes in English; or 3) all classes in Portuguese. The second and third year are only taught in English.

Program Structure

1st Year: 

  • Principles of Microeconomics    
  • Calculus I    
  • Linear Algebra    
  • Financial Accounting    
  • Principles of Management    
  • Calculus II    
  • Data Analysis and Probability    
  • Principles of Macroeconomics    

2nd and 3rd Year*:

  • Microeconomics
  • Statistics for  Economics and Management
  • Finance
  • Law in Economics and Business
  • Communication, Leadership and Ethics
  • Macroeconomics
  • Industrial Organization
  • Econometrics
  • Global Economics I
  • Advanced Microeconomics
  • Global Economics II
  • Seminar in European Economics
  • 4 Electives
  • Introduction to Modern and Contemporary History
  • Managing Impactful Projects

*This program may be subject to changes in the 2021/22 academic year.    

Electives*:

  • Modeling and Optimization
  • Macroeconomic Policy
  • Public Economics
  • Economic History
  • European Law
  • Development Economics
  • Introduction to Programming
  • Investments

*This program may be subject to changes in the 2021/22 academic year.    

Studying Economics at Nova will get you places

91.2 % of the Economics bachelor’s graduates, who choose to pursue a career instead of a master’s, are working within six months.

  • Consulting & Auditing
  • Public Sector
  • Banking and Insurance
  • Financial Services: (Hedge and Pension Funds; Equity Research)

Get more information about career placement here.

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Posted on

Application Deadline

Type

Bachelor's programs

Study Options

Full Time

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