Bachelor in Portuguese and Business

Education objectives

The program outcomes aim for the students to acquire:
a) Analytical skills;
b) Logical thinking;
c) Problem-solving ability, using analytical skills;
d) Understanding of the organization of the economy and businesses;
e) Acquire a strategic, international and global vision of Business;
f) Develop and implement business strategies;
g) Develop soft skills to increase work performance and capacity to work in teams;
h) Ability to write essays/ reports;
i) Proficiency in Portuguese;
j) Deep knowledge in Portuguese culture, history and society;
k) Understand the main economic, demographic, social and cultural conditionings in the Portuguese - speaking countries.

General characterization

DGES code



Bachelor (1st Cycle)



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Alexandra Fiéis; Ana Balcão Reis (NOVA SBE)

Opening date

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Teaching language

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Degree pre-requisites

Duration: 3 years/6 semesters.
Student must perform 180 credits: 165 credits based in the compulsory curricular units, 15 credits to be chosen in a set of elective optionals

Conditions of admittance

Admission requirements: - Conclusion of Secondary Education - Language proficiency in Portuguese (A2 level) e English (B2 level) - International Student Contest Students are selected on the basis of the following considerations: - Secondary School Diploma with records - Formal proof of Proficiency in Portuguese (A2 level ) and English (B2 level) - Motivation Letter in Portuguese or English - Curriculum Vitae in Portuguese or English

Evaluation rules


Code Name ECTS
711131093 Intercultural communication and reflection in context 6
711091156 Portuguese Contemporary Culture 6
711051177 History of Portugal and of the Portuguese Speaking Countries 6
711131094 Portuguese Language I 18
711131095 Portuguese Language II 18
711131087 Portuguese language III - 1st semester 12
711131092 Portuguese Language IV - 2nd semester 12
711131086 Portuguese for business - 2nd semester 10,5
711091123 Topics of Contemporary Portuguese Culture 6
The study plan hereby presented is applicable to international students and to the curricular units taught by NOVA FCSH.