Bachelor's in Economics

The program

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.

During the first year, you can choose to take all classes in English or Portuguese, or you can choose to take Mathematics classes in Portuguese and the remaining courses in English. English will be the language of instruction during the second and third year’s courses.

  • Principles of Microeconomics
  • Calculus I
  • Linear Algebra
  • Financial Accounting
  • Principles of Management
  • Calculus II
  • Data Analysis and Probability
  • Principles of Macroeconomics
  • Microeconomics
  • Statistics for  Economics and Management
  • Finance
  • Law in Economics and Business
  • Communication, Leadership and Ethics
  • Macroeconomics
  • Industrial Organization
  • Global Economics
  • Econometrics
  • Advanced Microeconomics
  • Industrial Organization
  • Global Economics I
  • Econometrics
  • Advanced Microeconomics
  • Global Economics II
  • Seminar in European Economics
  • Three Electives
  • Introduction to Modern and Contemporary History
  • Managing Impactful Projects
  • Modeling and Optimization
  • Macroeconomic Policy
  • Public Economics
  • Economic History
  • European Law
  • Development Economics
  • Introduction to Programming
  • Investments
FALL Enrollment for Compliant Students June 26-29
FALL Enrollment for Non – Compliant Students July 9-12
Add/Drop Period (S1) Compliant Students July 30 and 31
Add/Drop Period (S1) all Students August 1-3
First year, first phase online enrollment September 9-13 (online enrollments)
Welcome & Induction – 1st Year September 10 and 11
First year, second phase enrollment September 26
Compensation classes (second phase students) September 27, 28, and 30

1st year

FALL - Regular Classes September 12–December 5
SPRING - Regular Classes February 4–May 7


2nd & 3rd year

FALL - Regular Classes September 2–November 27
SPRING - Regular Classes February 4–May 7