FEP is the School of Economics and Management of the University of Porto. University of Porto is one of the most prestigious Higher Education Institutions in Portugal and Europe, and highly ranked worldwide. Within its 14 schools and research units, the University of Porto has 30,000 students – of which about 3,600 are international students - and close to 2,300 teachers and researchers

Top 3 reasons to study here

  • UPorto is a worldwide highly-ranked university.
  • FEP belongs to QTEM Masters International Network that gathers outstanding students from 13 top economics schools worldwide.
  • Academic and professional integration support services.

About

History

FEP was founded in 1953 and is, since then, a benchmark in education and research in the field of Economics and Management in Portugal, distinguishing itself through its ability to innovate and renew its study programmes

Education

FEP offers two undergraduate programmes (Economics and Management), fifteen MSc programmes in all relevant fields of Economics and Management - of which four are taught in English - and two PhD programmes (Economics and Management)- also taught in English.

Research

  • 1 research centre rated as Excelent by FCT (the main Portuguese Science Foundation): LIAAD ; 1 research centre rated as Very Good by FCT: CEF.UP
  • 1 Research Unit in public finances and monetary policy: NIFIP
  • 1 Economy and Fraud Management Observatory: OBEGEF

Career

Services available:

  • Punctual support / counseling
  • Support for students with special educational needs
  • Psychological support / Psychotherapy
  • Academic support, regarding the promotion of academic success
  • Vocational and professional guidance

PhD Programmes

Social Sciences (1)

Services

Student services

The support staff team at FEP and University of Porto is committed to ensuring the proper functioning of the education activities and the academic and professional integration of students. International Students have dedicated support services.

The International Student Office at FEP provides assistance with internal procedures related with application, enrolment and other administrative procedures before and after their arrival in Porto.

The International Relations Office at University Porto central offices (rectorate) provides guidance in matters related to VISA, Immigration Office, medical care, insurance and also accommodation, public transportation, etc.

Housing services

There are essentially three accommodation options:

  • university residences;
  • apartments (a room in an apartment shared with other students);
  • lodging with a family.
Other accommodation options:
  • Private Residences
  • Aconchego Programme (student lodging with senior citizens)
  • "Porto Cidade de Ciência” Residences (for researchers, no more than 30 days)
  • Euraxes Programme (support for international researchers)
  • Hostels in Porto

Student Life

Campus life

FEP is located in the largest campus of the University of Porto (Asprela), occupying two buildings with a covered area of 3,500 sq.m. The main building, designed by Architect Viana de Lima, was inaugurated in 1974 and it and has been classified as a Public Interest Monument. The post-graduate programmes building, by architect Camilo Cortesao, was inaugurated in 2006.

FEP and the Univertity of Porto are located in Porto, a very attractive place to visit. But, more than just visiting, Porto is a place to live. Indeed Porto is a lively, safe, affordable and sunny city.

Sports facilities

FEP and University of Porto have plenty of choices to balance academic and personal life. The sports venues at the disposal of students and climate conditions in Porto are great to play sports. At FEP, the students union promotes several sports activities, such as "FEP League", the team selections and the Sports Weeks. The University of Porto also offers a variety of fitness activities to the entire community and organizes sports holiday camps and tournaments. Several sport facilities are located 200 meters away from FEP.

Student clubs

  • AAAFEP - Associação de Antigos Alunos
  • AEFEP - Associação de Estudantes
  • AIESEC
  • Cineclube de Economia
  • Coral da Faculdade de Economia do Porto
  • Ecoromia - Coro da Faculdade de Economia do Porto
  • EXUP – Experience Upgrade Program FEP
  • FEP Finance Club
  • FEP First Connection
  • FEP International Case Team
  • FEP Junior Consulting
  • FEP Management Club
  • Grupo de Fados e Guitarradas da FEP
  • TAFEP - Tuna Académica
  • TFEP - Tuna Feminina de Economia do Porto
  • Sociedade de Debates da Universidade do Porto

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