CEMS Master's in International Management

Career Counselling Tracks

CEMS students at Nova SBE have the exclusive opportunity of having personalized guidance to help them achieve their professional goals. CEMS at Nova SBE offers five Coaching Tracks:

a. “Fine Tune your Corporate Journey” for students who have a defined professional plan – This track is managed by AMROP (Executive Search Firm).

b. “Visualize your Future Career Growth” for students who are still uncertain about their plans – This track is managed by the Career and Corporate Placement Team.

c. “Envision your Career as a Leader with Social Impact” for students who are considering to work in the Social Sector – This track is managed by Prof. Miguel Alves Martins and the Nova SBE Leadership for Impact Knowledge Center.

d. “Innovation & Entrepreneurship” for students who wish to develop their entrepreneurial skills – This track is managed by Euclides Major from the Nova SBE Entrepreneurship Hub.

e. “Landing a Job in Consulting” is meant for students who are considering to work in a consulting firm – This track is managed by the Career & Corporate Placement Team.

Additionally, students have exclusive access to the following events and platforms, in support of their job search:

  • The Annual Career Forum - a two-day job fair comprised of skill seminars, company presentations, a speed networking session, and pre-scheduled job interviews. In 2018 more than 1000 students and 45 CEMS Corporate Partners joined the event.  
  • An online “job market” database
  • A Global Advisory and Mentoring Program

Career Opportunities

CEMS graduates make their first steps into working life in a wide variety of sectors and work positions. Check some numbers below:


28 % Management/Consulting
18 % Technology
13 % Consumer Goods
11 % Financial Services


97 % Employed or continuing their studies 
82 % Have worked abroad**
47 % Have worked for a CEMS Corporate Partner

*Graduate Survey, September 2018
**Universum Survey

Where are we


Carcavelos Campus – Student Central
Rua da Holanda, no. 1
2775-405 Carcavelos,