The Catholic University of Portugal was established in 1967 and it has become a center of academic excellence in the field of Economics. Since 2007, it has joined the 20 best European universities and the 50 best worldwide for Executive Education according to the Financial Times Ranking.
HUE was established in 1967, being at that time the only economics university in the Chugoku and Shikoku regions. Based on the philosophy of “working together in harmony”, since its inception HUE has striven to foster pioneers for a new era, aspiring to be a university centered on its students under the motto “Be student-oriented : all for the student”.
In carrying out its mission, ISEG contributes to extending the boundaries of scientific knowledge in the fields of Economics, Finance and Business and areas of support, in teaching, research, community service and the scientific and cultural international exchange of students, academic staff and researchers, thus furthering the socio-economic development of Portugal and its international credibility.
ISEG adopts a plural approach to teaching and research, encourages the development of synergies between scientific areas, nurtures a spirit of leadership, innovation and entrepreneurship, and carries out joint activities with other national, foreign and international universities and research centres, in accordance with ethical and socially responsible values.
The roots of the Julius-Maximillians-Universität Würzburg reach back as far as 1402. In that era, it was the sixth institution of higher education to be founded in the German-speaking regions of Europe, after the Universities of Prague, Vienna, Heidelberg, Cologne, and Erfurt.
The establishment and historical development of the Pforzheim University is linked in many ways to the evolvement of the regional economy which today is one of Europe's leading business regions. The demand for specialists in the various fields of the jewellery industry over the last 130 years has resulted in the development of an important applied university of sciences with a variety of studies which is second to none in Germany.
Pompeu Fabra University was founded in 1990 and the Department of Economics and Business has an extensive educational offer that covers 6 undergraduate courses and 22 master’s degrees. The university stands out in many international rankings; Pompeu Fabra is considered the best Spanish institution in the field of Economics according to the Tilburg University Economics Ranking and is among the 200 best universities worldwide evaluated by the Times Higher Education Ranking 2013-2014.
Tilburg University was founded in 1927 and the School of Economics and Business is its oldest department. Currently, it offers 6 undergraduate courses, 14 master’s degree and 2 research master’s programs. Tilburg is among the 100 best European universities according to the Times Higher Education Ranking 2013-2014 and has more than 14 000 students. In the field of Economics, the university has a diverse educational offer focused on issues of great relevance such as sustainability, innovation and market governance. Tilburg is also responsible for publishing the prestigious Tilburg University Economics Ranking, a worldwide reference index that evaluates teaching and research of Economics departments.
A modern University interested in the formation of its students, and internationally recognized. It´s framed within the group of the top 200 universities in the world.
A reference Spanish University in the research field. It counts on your campus with many research institutes and has others in collaboration with the Higher Council for Scientific Research.
City: St. Gallen
As one of Europe’s leading business universities located in Switzerland, St. Gallen offers university degrees and executive education at the highest international level. A practical approach and integrative view characterize the education and support the HSG’s unique concept.
Carlos III University of Madrid (UC3M) was established on 5th May 1989, through an act of the Spanish parliament. It aims to contribute to the improvement of society through teaching of the highest quality. The university's three campuses are located in the municipalities of Getafe, Leganés and Colmenarejo. All the campuses are easily accessible by car, bus, subway or train, and their buildings are surrounded by wide green spaces. The university is ranked as one of the best universities in Spain.
The University of Coimbra was founded in 1290 and is the oldest Portuguese institution of higher education. Considered a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the institution has reached a prestigious position among European universities due to its academic tradition; currently, it welcomes more than 20 000 students, including about 2000 Brazilians.
The Nova University of Lisbon was established in 1973 and reflects an initiative of the Portuguese government to expand the higher-education offer in the country. Focused on innovation, Nova seeks to offer its students an interdisciplinary approach. The institution has quickly become a renowned university, entering the Times Higher Education Top 100 Under 50 Ranking. The department of Economics – Nova School of Business and Economics – is considered the best Portuguese school in the field according to the Tilburg University Economics Ranking. Nova also stands out for its many international projects aimed at offering joint academic programs together with Portuguese-speaking countries.
Bocconi University was founded in 1902 and it has become the best higher-education institution in the field of Economics according to the Tilburg University Economics Ranking. Bocconi also has taken up a strong commitment to promote the internationalization of higher education – the institution has 200 partners in 50 countries and welcomes around 1200 foreign students every year.
The University of Pavia is one of the oldest universities in Europe, offering a wide variety of disciplinary and interdisciplinary teaching organized in 18 Departments and has study programmes at all levels: Bachelor’s degrees, single-cycle Masters degrees, research degrees, specialty schools and level I and II Masters degrees.
The University of Auvergne, also known as “Universite d'Auvergne Clermont-Ferrand I” or “Clermont-Ferrand I”, is a French public university, based in Clermont-Ferrand, in the region of Auvergne. It is under the Academy of Clermont-Ferrand. It is the head of PRES Clermont Université consortium; PRES being the league of elite universities of France. Hence, the university is constantly ranked as a leading academic institution by various French academicians and newspapers, most notably Le Figaro. The Université d’Auvergne was founded in 1519 and became the Université d’Auvergne Clermont-Ferrand 1 on March 16, 1976.
Our actions focus on 4 key areas: Students and lecturers exchange agreements, training offers in partnership with foreign establishments, research work and increasing English-taught courses on offer.