ULisboa - Universidade de Lisboa

The Semester Program focused on Social Sciences, Humanities, & Business

Universidade de Lisboa (ULisboa) is one of Europe’s leading universities. Currently, it is the top Portuguese University in the main international rankings and counted as one of the top 200 best universities worldwide.

ULisboa has 18 schools, faculties, and institutes, as well as  81 research units, bringing together all areas of knowledge. Every year,  ULisboa’s more than 400-degree courses are attended by c. 50,000 students and attract over 9,000 international students.  Each school has its own Student’s Union.  Lisboa is committed to diversity and inclusion and aims to provide every student, faculty, and staff member with the best possible experience.

Located in the heart of a city that bursts with cultural activity, ULisboa provides its entire community with the best and most diverse academic programs and vows to deliver a uniquely enriching experience.

ULisboa Partners' Schools

Faculdade de Letras da Universidade de Lisboa (FLUL)

School of Arts and Humanities of University of Lisbon (FLUL)

Established in 1859, the School of Arts and Humanities is the third-largest School of the University of Lisbon (#150-200 in the Shanghai Ranking), and the largest School of Arts and Humanities in Portugal.  Teaching and research focus mainly on Literature, Philosophy, History, Archeology, Modern and Classical Languages, and Linguistics, but also branches out to other areas and interdisciplinary pursuits.

It offers 17 independent undergraduate degrees, 30 Masters, and 23 Ph.D. programs, some of which are in partnership with other top national and international Higher Education Institutions.  Over 30 ancient and modern languages, including Portuguese as a Foreign Language, are also regularly taught there. The School of Arts and Humanities is the only Portuguese school certified by the Association of Language Testers in Europe (ALTE), offering extensive testing and certification in Portuguese as a Foreign Language.

With a faculty of 250 (95% of which hold the highest degree in their fields),  7 departments, 8 interdisciplinary programs, 10 research centers, and 3 endowed chairs, the school has a student population of 4,000 (of which 1/3 are graduate students), and about 600 international and mobility students from over 50 different countries, thus offering a very diverse, inclusive and cosmopolitan atmosphere.

With a long and excellent track record, the School of Arts and Humanities is a reference in serious thinking, independent scrutiny, and a cornerstone in many contemporary debates. It lives up to its motto: the School of Arts and Humanities opens up worlds.

ISEG – Escola Superior de Economia e Gestão

ISEG – Lisbon’s School of Economics and Management

Dean’s message 

ISEG is the Business School of the University of Lisbon, a leading university recognized by the selective Shanghai ranking (ARWU), and recognized by the Center for World University Rankings (CWUR) first School of Economics and Management in Portugal. ISEG is part of a select group of business schools with the AACSB and AMBA accreditations.

The school currently offers 6 Ph.D. programs, 7 Bachelor’s Degrees, 21 Masters Degrees, 1 MBA, and more than 30 Executive Programs.
ISEG’s Masters in Finance is placed #31 in the Financial Times global ranking of Masters, placing ISEG as the best Business School in Portugal in terms of value for money.

Students from more than 70 countries contribute to an ever-increasing international academic environment and take advantage of the school’s excellence and location. ISEG Lisbon has excellent modern premises at the heart of Lisbon, right next to the Parliament and the river Tagus, in a vibrant neighborhood full of social life, business and culture. ISEG is a School prepared for the future: with a unique blend of quantitative skills and social contextualization of economic and managerial decisions, ISEG’s faculty, professionals, students, and alumni are at the forefront of those who address the UN’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) with an entrepreneurial and collaborative mindset.

Institutional Video: ISEG Lisbon

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Universidade de Lisboa - Course Offerings

Core Curriculum - Highly Recommended Courses

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Contemporary History of Portugal FLUL 6 75 FALL Download
English in the World FLUL 6 60 FALL Download
Epistemology FLUL 6 90 FALL Download
The Study of Cultures FLUL 6 60 FALL Download
Sociology ISEG 6 45,5 FALL Download
Information Technology ISEG 6 52 FALL Download
Operational Marketing ISEG 6 52 FALL Download
Sociology of Work ISEG 6 45,5 FALL Download

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English History and Culture – 19th-20th centuries FLUL 6 60 SPRING Download
English in the World FLUL 6 60 SPRING Download
Introduction to the literatures of Asia FLUL 6 66 SPRING Download
The Study of Literature FLUL 6 60 SPRING Download
Strategic Marketing ISEG 6 52 SPRING Download
Management Information Systems ISEG 6 52 SPRING Download
Human Resources Management ISEG 6 52 SPRING Download
Strategic Management ISEG 6 52 SPRING Download

Other direct Enrollment courses - Taught in English

Courses at Faculdade Letras of Universidade Lisboa (FLUL)

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Descriptive Linguistics of German FLUL 6 60 FALL Download
Language and Communication FLUL 6 60 FALL Download
North-American Cinema FLUL 6 60 FALL Download
North-American Philosophy FLUL 6 60 FALL Download
Political Philosophy FLUL 6 60 FALL Download
Sociology of Communication FLUL 6 48 FALL Download
The Study of Cultures FLUL 6 60 FALL Download
Topics in Epistemology FLUL 6 48 FALL Download
Translation Practice English/Portuguese FLUL 6 60 FALL Download

Portuguese Language for Foreigners

Other direct enrollment courses - Taught in English

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Portuguese Language Course for Foreigners (A1) FLUL 6 56 Fall & Spring Download
Portuguese Language Course for Foreigners (A2) FLUL 6 56 Fall & Spring Download
Portuguese Language Course for Foreigners (B1) FLUL 6 56 Fall & Spring Download
Portuguese Language Course for Foreigners (B2) FLUL 6 56 Fall & Spring Download
Portuguese Language Course for Foreigners (C1) FLUL 6 56 Fall & Spring Download

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Cultures of India FLUL 6 66 SPRING Download
English Literature, 20th Century and Beyond FLUL 6 60 SPRING Download
North American Popular Culture FLUL 6 60 SPRING Download
The Study of Cultures FLUL 6 60 SPRING Download
Translation Practice English/Portuguese FLUL 6 60 SPRING Download
US History and Culture (20th-21st centuries) FLUL 6 60 SPRING Download
Introduction to the Literatures of Asia FLUL 6 60 SPRING Download
Courses at ISEG - Lisbon School Economics & Management of Universidade de Lisboa

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Accounting II ISEG 6 52 FALL Download
Business Law ISEG 6 52 FALL Download
Corporate Finance ISEG 6 45,5 FALL Download
Corporate Finance II ISEG 6 52 FALL Download
Econometrics ISEG 6 52 FALL Download
Economic and Business History ISEG 6 65 FALL Download
Economic and Business Information ISEG 6 45,5 FALL Download
Economics I ISEG 6 52 FALL Download
Environmental Sustainaibility for Businesses ISEG 6 52 FALL Download
European Law ISEG 4 39 FALL Download
History of the European Union ISEG 4 39 FALL Download
Information Technology ISEG 4 39 FALL Download
International Economics ISEG 6 52 FALL Download
International Organizations ISEG 6 39 FALL Download
Macroeconomics I ISEG 4 39 FALL Download
Mathematics I ISEG 6 52 FALL Download
Mathematics II ISEG 6 65 FALL Download
Microeconomics I ISEG 6 65 FALL Download
Operational Marketing ISEG 6 52 FALL Download
Operational Research ISEG 6 52 FALL Download
Political Sociology ISEG 6 52 FALL Download
Principles of Management ISEG 4 39 FALL Download
Quantitative Finance ISEG 6 52 FALL Download
Social Responsability and Ethics ISEG 6 52 FALL Download
Sociology ISEG 4 39 FALL Download
Sociology of Work ISEG 6 45,5 FALL Download
Statistics I ISEG 6 45,5 FALL Download
Statistics II ISEG 6 65 FALL Download
Strategic Marketing ISEG 6 52 FALL Download

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Accounting I ISEG 6 52 SPRING Download
Applied Spatial Economics ISEG 4 39 SPRING Download
Corporate Finance ISEG 6 52 SPRING Download
Corporate Finance I ISEG 6 52 SPRING Download
Corporate Finance II ISEG 6 52 SPRING Download
Cost Accounting ISEG 6 52 SPRING Download
Culture, Economy and Society ISEG 4 39 SPRING
Econometrics ISEG 6 65 SPRING Download
Economic and Business History ISEG 6 45,5 SPRING Download
Economic and Business Information ISEG 6 52 SPRING Download
Economic and Financial Sociology ISEG 4 39 SPRING Download
Economic History of Portugal ISEG 4 39 SPRING Download
Economic Policy and Business Activity ISEG 6 52 SPRING
Economics II ISEG 6 52 SPRING Download
Experimental Economics ISEG 4 39 SPRING
Financial Markets ISEG 6 52 SPRING
Foundations of Law ISEG 6 52 SPRING Download
History of Economic Thought ISEG 4 39 SPRING
Human Behaviour in Organizations ISEG 6 45,5 SPRING Download
Human Resources Management ISEG 6 52 SPRING Download
Industrial and Firm Economics ISEG 6 52 SPRING Download
Macroeconomics II ISEG 6 52 SPRING Download
Management Accounting ISEG 6 52 SPRING Download
Management Information Systems ISEG 6 52 SPRING Download
Mathematics I ISEG 6 65 SPRING Download
Mathematics II ISEG 6 65 SPRING Download
Microeconomics II ISEG 6 52 SPRING Download
Monetary and Financial Economics ISEG 6 52 SPRING Download
Production and Operations Management ISEG 6 52 SPRING Download
Project Appraisal ISEG 6 52 SPRING Download
Public Economics and Finance ISEG 6 52 SPRING Download
Quantitative Finance ISEG 6 65 SPRING Download
Scenarios and Strategic Foresight ISEG 4 39 SPRING Download
Social Network Analysis ISEG 4 39 SPRING Download
Statistics I ISEG 6 65 SPRING Download
Statistics II ISEG 6 65 SPRING Download
Strategic Management ISEG 6 52 SPRING Download