International Partners

Boston University Metropolitan College
Country: United States of America
City: Boston
Founded in 1839, Boston University today is internationally recognized as a top institution of higher learning and research, and is the fourth-largest independent university in the United States. Founded in 1965, the Metropolitan College (MET) is a Boston University division of continuing education. It offers students a remarkable range of choices for study to help enrich their lives and advance their careers.
Catholic University of Portugal
Country: Portugal
City: Lisboa
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.
Hiroshima University of Economics
Country: Japan
City: Hiroshima
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”.
IMC Fachhochschule Krems
Country: Austria
City: Krems
The IMC University of Applied Sciences Krems offers degree programmes geared to the professional world. The University’s courses combine academic theory and practical experience, and incorporate important inputs from business and industry. And since many instructors are business professionals, they can help students acquire up-to-date, professionally-oriented, real-world knowledge and skills.
Instituto Superior de Economia e Gestão (ISEG), da Universidade de Lisboa
Country: Portugal
City: Porto

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.


Fact Sheet

Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México
Country: México
City: Mexico City
The institution's goal is to prepare and educate men and women that are capable of acting in an informed, rational, responsible, critical way, and committed to creating, managing, and shaping public opinion, institutions, as well as further works. It also intends that these men and women be capable of creating and transmitting knowledge of the highest ethical, scientific, technological, and professional levels, allowing society to become aware of its problems and contributing to their understanding and solutions.
Julius-Maximillians-Universität Würzburg
Country: Germany
City: Würzburg
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.
KU Leuven
Country: Belgium
City: Leuven
Situated in Belgium, in the heart of Western Europe, KU Leuven has been a centre of learning for nearly six centuries. Today, it is Belgium's largest university and, founded in 1425, one of the oldest and most renowned universities in Europe. As a leading European research university and co-founder of the League of European Research Universities (LERU), KU Leuven offers a wide variety of international master’s programmes, all supported by high-quality, innovative, interdisciplinary research.
Macquarie University
Country: Austrália
City: Sydney
Macquarie University has a reputation for being Australia's best modern university. We are consistently ranked highly in international surveys, and our students are sought after by employers around the world.
Pforzheim University
Country: Germany
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 (Fact Sheet)
Country: Spain
City: Barcelona
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.


Sciences Po Grenoble
Country: France
City: Grenoble
Founded in 1948, Sciences Po Grenoble is one of the nine Institutes of Political Studies in France placed under the aegis of the National Foundation of Political Science. Its rigorous admissions process, solely by competitive exam, places it in the category of the Grandes Ecoles. A taste for action, scientific rigor, intellectual agility, moral uprightness… These are the qualities that Sciences Po Grenoble instills through all its programs in order to train brilliant, competent and responsible decision makers. Within this framework, it is up to each student to find the path to his or her own intellectual and personal development.
Universidad Autónoma de Madrid
Country: Espanha
City: Madrid

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.

University of Calgary
Country: Canadá
City: Calgary
The University of Calgary is a publicly funded research-intensive university founded in 1966, with 14 faculties offering more than 250 academic programs, and more than 50 research institutes and centres. As one of Canada’s top comprehensive research universities, UCalgary combines the best of university tradition with the city of Calgary’s vibrant energy and diversity.
University of St. Gallen
Country: Switzerland
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.
Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Country: Portugal
City: Lisbon
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.
Universitat Ramon Llull: Esade Law School
Country: Spain
City: Barcelona
Esade is an academic institution that maintains close ties with the business world and is recognized for the quality of its training, its international scope and its clear focus on the integral development of the individual. Esade is a member of the UNIJES network of Jesuit universities and has been part of the Ramon Llull University since 1995.
Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi (Fact Sheet)
Country: Italy
City: Milan
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.
Università degli Studi di Roma Tor Vergata
Country: Italy
City: Rome
The Università degli Studi di Roma Tor Vergata, established in 1982, is located in the southeast of Rome. Its location allowed its expansion and evolution over the years. The University is one of the largest in Italy and is an international center for research and education. It is a significant contribution to the development of technology and cooperation with a number of public and private organizations in different fields.
Università Degli Studi di Torino
Country: Italy
City: Turin
The University of Turin, founded in 1404, is one of the largest Italian universities, receiving more than 70 000 students. The institution is among the 250 best universities worldwide according to the World Rank 2013-2014 published by the Times Higher Education. Besides its academic excellence, the University of Turin offers great facilities for its students, counting with museums, 70 libraries and a huge collection of antique volumes.
Università di Pavia (Fact Sheet)
Country: Italy
City: Pavia
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.
Université d´Auvergne (Fact Sheet)
Country: França
City: Clermont-Ferrand
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.
Université du Québec à Montréal
Country: Canada
City: Montréal
The Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM) is a public French-language university of international influence. The quality of its programs, its research in social issues and its innovations in the creative arts are the foundation stones of its reputation.
Université Paris Dauphine
Country: França
City: Paris
Founded in 1968, Dauphine has been specialized in the organization and decision sciences: Management, Economics, Law, Political Science, Sociology, Applied Mathematics, Management Information Systems and Languages. The University offers Bachelor and Master Specializations and several Degree Programs. In 2009, Université Paris-Dauphine obtained the EQUIS accreditation (European Quality for Improvement System) awarded by the European Foundation for Management Development
Université Toulouse 1 Capitole
Université Toulouse 1 Capitole
Country: France
City: Toulouse
One of the priorities of Toulouse 1 Capitole University is to develop its international and European influence.
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.
Warsaw School of Economics
Country: Warsaw
City: Poland
The Warsaw School of Economics (SGH) is the oldest university of economics in Poland. Its mission has continuously been educating economists and business leaders serving the nation, country and the region. SGH is famous for its tradition, flexible adjustments of programmes to students’ needs, unquestionable education level, and successful alumni.
Note: In our Doctoral Program, students can undertake an exchange period abroad on the basis of a "Sandwich Doctorate". In this case, through the Doctoral Advisor’s assistance, it is possible to do an exchange at Universities that are not listed above and offer postgraduate programs consistent with the student's fields of research and his/her ongoing research projects.