Founded more than 40 years ago, CATÓLICA-LISBON is a leading School of Economics and Management in Portugal. CATÓLICA-LISBON has a long-standing reputation for innovative teaching and rigorous academic research. The School is strongly committed to intellectual rigor, critical thinking and academic excellence.
The programs will provide you with solid knowledge, develop interdisciplinary skills critical for your professional future, enrich your entrepreneurial ability and launch you to a world of opportunities in business and economics
We pursue our mission internationally through a combination of teaching excellence, the practical relevance of our programs, generation of original research, service to the community and the promotion of ethical behavior inspired by Christian values.
Immersion in the Business World:
The Welcome Week occurs during the first week of classes and it is a very important part of your stay both at CATÓLICA-LISBON and in Portugal. The International Student Affairs department prepares special activities to introduce you to the university and the city.
Our primary goal is to help you get to know our school and other Exchange Students in a short timescale. We believe the activities organized during the welcome week hasten the integration of the exchange students, facilitating contact with the other students and providing all the necessary information about the school and life in Lisbon.
If you are a European Union (EU) Citizen, you can use the National Health services (public hospitals) by showing a valid European Health Insurance Card. You will be charged the same fee as a Portuguese citizen.
If you are a Non-European Union (Non EU) Citizen, valid International Insurance is necessary. You should check with the service provider which Health units you can use during your stay.
The Campus is located at the intersection of Av. dos Combatentes and Palma de Cima (the flyover crossing the North-South Axis road) and has five buildings. CATÓLICA-LISBON is building number V.
The CATÓLICA-LISBON building accommodates:
The geographical diversity of Portugal provides the conditions for a wide range of different sports and outdoor activities. Water sports and tennis facilities are world class and the mild climate means they can be enjoyed nearly all year round. Walking, cycling, riding and fishing are also widely enjoyed and easily arranged. Some cities have appropriate roads for bike-riding and skate parks for skating.
At CATÓLICA-LISBON, the Student Union organizes some team sport activities during the year.
At the beginning of 2008, CATÓLICA-LISBON became the first Portuguese Business School member of the elite group of business schools holding the coveted Triple Crown status.
This exceptional achievement means that CATÓLICA-LISBON is now among the top 1% of business schools worldwide to be accredited by all three management education associations:
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