An International Student (non-EU) who wishes to apply for a Bachelor’s degree at Nova SBE will have to present their application by filling in the Pre-University Semester (PUS) application form and attaching the needed documents.
After submitting the online application, the candidate will receive an email from NOVA University Lisbon's International Development Office acknowledging that the documents were received and a pre-screening will be conducted, resulting in the following outcomes: Conditional acceptance on doing and succeeding the PUS, Deferred decision for a possible direct entrance at Nova SBE or Unsuccessful.
Conditional acceptance on doing and succeeding the PUS, fulfilling Nova SBE’s criteria:
Candidates that qualify for the PUS path will have to achieve Nova SBE’s minimum cumulative criteria to enrol;
Pass the Mathematics course – 14 points (from 20);
Pass the course offered by Nova SBE (2021/2022 Principles of Microeconomic) – 10 points (from 20);
Pass the English course – Mandatory English proficiency, except for those who prove a B2 level according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR);
Have a minimum class attendance rate of 80%.
A deferred decision for a possible direct entrance at Nova SBE:
Applications of candidates that qualify for direct entrance will be shared with the Nova SBE Bachelor’s Admissions Committee, who will make the final decision for this path after evaluation.
Unsuccessful (not entering Nova SBE):
This result will be based on the evaluation conducted by the PUS Team, who will communicate the final decisions to all applicants. Students may attend PUS but will not be joining Nova SBE after it.
The applications to the Pre-University Semester are open in the following periods:
Applications are open until October 31. For more information, please contact email@example.com.