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ISEG (Lisbon School of Economics and Management)

Lisboa, Portugal
Information Systems, Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods, Business Intelligence

Summary

Throughout its existence, ISEG has always sought to maintain its position at the forefront of Portuguese universities in the fields of economics and management, creating new courses while constantly updating course programmes and teaching methods. 
Through its research departments, it plays a dynamic role in contributing to scientific knowledge within its areas of speciality, and in applying that knowledge in a wider social context. 
ISEG further impacts the community around it through consultancy and other services provided to economic agencies and organisations, as well as the scientific and cultural exchanges at a national and international level play an important role in ISEG's activities.

Key Historical Facts

  • 1759 - School of Economics and Management (Instituto Superior de Economia e Gestão) is founded in Lisbon as the Class of Commerce.
  • 1844 - Class of Commerce annexes with the Lisbon High School to form the School of Commerce (Escola de Comércio).
  • 1869 - Joins the Industrial Institute of Lisbon, which becomes known as the  Industrial and Commercial Institute of Lisbon (ICIL).
  • 1884 - First higher education course in Commerce is created in ICIL.   
  • 1911 - Two new higher education Institutes are founded from within ICIL:  The School of Engineering and the School of Commerce (Instituto Superior de Comércio).
  • 1930 -The School of Commerce joins with three other technical schools, the present-day Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, the Agricultural School and the School of Engineering to create the Technical University of Lisbon.  They are later joined by what are now the School of Social and Political Sciences, the Faculty of Human Kinetics and the Faculty of Architecture. 
    At that stage, the  School of Commerce becomes the  School of Economic and Financial Sciences (Instituto Superior de Ciências Económicas e Financeiras
  • 1972 - Becomes known as the  School of Economics (Instituto Superior de Economia)  .
  • 1990 - Takes on present name to become the  School of Economics and Management (ISEG - Instituto Superior de Economia e Gestão) 
  • 2013 - Birth of the  ULisboa - Universidade de Lisboa, the result of the fusion between the  Technical University of Lisbon and the  University of Lisbon.

Today:

ISEG is able to offer 7 undergraduate degree programmes (one run in conjunction with the Faculty of Human Kinetics), over 20 masters programmes, various doctoral programmes and the ISEG MBA.
All degrees are fully recognised and accredited, and comply with European higher education requirements. 
We also offer accredited research centres, recognised by the Portuguese government agency and the Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT), which have received very high research ratings.

Master Programs

Nowadays, the Masters in Project Management  plays a key role in the sustainable management of organisations. Greater expertise in this area enables organisations to achieve better results and to be more aligned with their strategic goals. The Masters in Project Management aims to teach participants the main "state of the art" models and project management techniques for organisations and academia.

Technicians and senior and middle managers from companies or State entities who already have a Bachelors degree, and who wish to strengthen their knowledge in project management to broaden their professional horizons; 

Professionals who wish to enrich their accumulated experience in project management and supplement this with state-of-the art remarkable academic approaches and perspectives and industry best practices;

Recent graduates who wish to acquire knowledge in this area in order to increase their opportunities in the job market.  

Other Programs

 

 

The main objective of the Masters in DEE is to strengthen knowledge in the fields of operational research and statistical analysis for decision-making (Management). 

 

 

The main objective of the Masters in MQDEE is to strengthen knowledge in the fields of operational research and statistical analysis for decision-making (Management). It especially aims to equip professionals with:

 

  • The necessary knowledge for the treatment, analysis, and interpretation of data of the most diverse nature;
  • An education in the use of specific software in the abovementioned areas;
  • The ability to formulate and solve real-life problems;
  • The ability to carry out, assessment, advisory, and decision support tasks for issues of economic, technical, and social relevance, with a high degree of technical competence.

 

This Masters also provides the platform for carrying on studies into the 3 rd Cycle, leading to a PhD.

 

 

Recent graduates of Bachelors degrees in Management, Economics, Mathematics, Engineering, or those who already have a degree and are in work, and who want to develop skills to technically support economic decision-making in companies and universities.

 

 

Planning departments in public or private companies or other organisations, such as:

 

  • Banking and Insurance;
  • Auditing and consulting;
  • Logistics and Communication;
  • International economic and financial organisations;
  • Industry, such as in the Petrochemical and Energy sectors;
  • Health and Education.

 

 

  • During the First Year, lectures take place during normal hours, three mornings a week;
  • During the Second Year, First Semester, lectures are taught after-hours, two times a week;
  • During the Second Year, Second Semester students must develop the Final Master Work.

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Carlos J. Costa is Associate Professor of Information Systems and Operation Management at ISEG (Lisbon School of Economics and Management), University of Lisbon, since September 2017. Carlos is a member of IEEE and ACM. He is also memeber of the board of EuroSIGDOC / ACM. He was conference and program chair of conferences sponsored by ACM and EuroSIGDOC / ACM. Carlos holds a PhD in Information Sciences and Technologies in the field of Information Systems and Databases from ISCTE. He holds a Master's degree in Management Sciences from the same university and a degree from A.G.E. by the Portuguese Catholic University. His research interests include Information Systems Theory, especially in the area of adoption of Information Systems, ERP and Open Source.

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Carlos J. Costa is Associate Professor of Information Systems and Operation Management at ISEG (Lisbon School of Economics and Management), University of Lisbon, since September 2017. Carlos is a member of IEEE and ACM. He is also memeber of the board of EuroSIGDOC / ACM. He was conference and program chair of conferences sponsored by ACM and EuroSIGDOC / ACM. Carlos holds a PhD in Information Sciences and Technologies in the field of Information Systems and Databases from ISCTE. He holds a Master's degree in Management Sciences from the same university and a degree from A.G.E. by the Portuguese Catholic University. His research interests include Information Systems Theory, especially in the area of adoption of Information Systems, ERP and Open Source.

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