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 2nd Cycle Degree     Departamento de Gestão e Economia [Portuguese]

Study plan   Economics
DGES code
CNAEF classification 314 | Decree no. 256/2005 [PT]
Publication in the Portuguese Official Gazette Order no. 9269/2016 - DR 2nd series, no. 138, 20 July [PT]
Assessment/Accreditation/Registration A3ES Accreditation, 21-07-2015
Self-assessment Report
Initial registry: R/A-Ef 1327/2011 de 18-03-2011
Changes registry: R/A-Ef 1327/2011/AL01 de 29-06-2016
Mode of study Daytime
ECTS 120

General Access Regime  

Admission Requirements
Vacancies 25 (2022)


Profile of the programme (a) further methodological knowledge and techniques in the field of economic theory at an advanced level in key areas of Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Econometrics of, Calculus for Economists, and the areas of Applied Economics, Financial Economics and Industrial Economics; (b) Update and deepen the knowledge in these areas to the level acquired in undergraduate courses, (c) provide the methodologies and techniques needed to analyze and research in key areas of theoretical economics and applied, (d) Training in use of software to support econometric techniques and other disciplines of economic fundamental to the achievement of scientific research, (e) obtain a solid basic training for the further study of the areas above, as well as in basic quantitative techniques for performing research in economics, eventually leading to the award of a doctorate degree.
Key learning outcomes 1. At the end of the course the student should be able to apply the scientific method to solve problems
2. At the end of the course the student should be able to apply algorithms to solve problems and obtain valid solutions
3. At the end of the course students should be able to use audiovisual equipment to support an oral presentation.
Occupational profiles of graduates The 2nd Cycle (Master) in economics provides advanced skills in microeconomics, macroeconomics, applied economics and quantitative and qualitative methods, and prepares students for a career in academia and research (PhD), as senior economists in the private and public sectors or the development of own business projects. The 2nd training course in economics also provides obtaining the Diploma of Advanced Studies in Economics, Diploma of Specialized Studies in Economics.
Learning facilities The Department of Management and Economics (DGE) is located in the IV pole at the University of Beira Interior (UBI) and makes available to the entire academic community the following structures and equipment: - Library of Social Sciences and Humanities - Bibliographic databases on online: ISI Web of Knowledge Platform (Wok); Knowledge Library on-line (B-On), which has 3500 of six scientific journals publishing full text, ProQuest database (primary database of scientific articles Management). - CEFAGE-UBI and NECE research centers that are inserted into the structure of the University of Beira Interior, funded by the Foundation for Science and Technology. - Access point to the INE (National Statistics Institute) and the European Documentation Centre at the Central Library. - Computer Rooms with specific software (SPSS, EViews, Amos, Microfit) and updated hardware. - Office with Wireless and network points. - Bar / Restaurant.
Requirements and regulations (assessment and graduation) UBI Regulations [PT]
Regulamento do 2º Ciclo | Mestrado em Economia

Departamento de Gestão e Economia

Estrada do Sineiro, s/n
6200-209 Covilhã
275 329 164

Course Coordinator(s)

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Course Director
Vítor Manuel Ferreira Moutinho
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Mobility coordinator
Sónia Cristina Almeida Neves


Scientific Committee
Victor Manuel Ferreira Moutinho
Zélia Maria da Silva Serrasqueiro Teiixeira
António Manuel Cardoso Marques
João Carlos Correia Leitão
Ana Paula Bernardino Matias Gama
Elena Sochirca Neves

Pedagogical Coordination Committee
Victor Manuel Ferreira Moutinho
Year Coordinators
Elena Sochirca Neves(1st)
António Manuel Cardoso Marques(2nd)
Year Representatives
Luís Carlos Carlota Ramos (1st)
Natércia Maria Mendes Teixeira (2nd)

Recognition Committee
Victor Manuel Ferreira Moutinho
Sónia Cristina Almeida Neves
António Manuel Cardoso Marques
Elena Sochirca Neves
Note: The information contained in these pages does not relieve consultation of official documents. Last updated on: 2014-08-07

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