Bachelor's Degree in Management

General Objectives of the Course

The licentiate degree in management seeks to provide students with the skills necessary in order to perform management duties at private and public organisations. With the skills acquired in the degree in management, students will also be ready to proceed to a postgraduate program (2nd cycle) in any of the specialised fields of management.
According to its core scientific structure, the degree provides students with knowledge in the most relevant fields of management, as well as a range of essential knowledge in social and technical areas, such as economics, quantitative methods, law, history and information systems.
The degree in management also seeks to provide students with relevant personal development opportunities for working life, as well as promote the international mobility of students and teachers.

Admission Requirements

National Call for Access and Entry to Higher Education (DGES):

One of the following sets:
19 Mathematics A
04 Economy
19 Mathematics A
18 Portuguese
19 Mathematics A

Application score: 95 points (0-200 scale)
Entry exams: 95 points (0-200 scale)

Calculation Formula:
Secondary school average: 50%
Entry exams: 50%

Other forms of access (UC-applicants):
- Change of Institution / Course Pair Schemes;
- Special Access Call for over 23-years-olds;
- Special Access Call for Holders of Other Higher Education Courses;
- Special Call for International Students.

This information does not exempt the consultation of the webpage of the Directorate General of Higher Education (DGES) and/or of the Applicants website. Please, visit the DGES and the Applicants websites

Professional Goals

Bachelor's graduates in Management have qualifications to exercise functions in several business fields, such as auditing and consulting, banking and insurance, finance, production and supply, human resources, marketing, teaching, and research.

Mode of Study

Daytime regime / Face-to-face

Teaching / Evaluation language(s)

Portuguese Language

Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading

The regulations of the University of Coimbra on 1st cycles are applied here, namely the UC Pedagogical Regulation, UC Academic Regulation, and yet the FEUC General Standards and Assessment.

Learning Objectives and Intended Skills

The students will acquire a set of specific skills of technical nature, connected to the fundamental areas of management, particularly accounting, finance, marketing, strategy and operations. The acquisition of entrepreneurial skills is valued, such as creativity, innovation, leadership and teamwork.
It is also intended that students should acquire a range of specific knowledge, aptitudes and skills, not only of a technical but also of a humanist nature.

Course Coordinator(s)

Paulo Miguel Marques Gama Gonçalves

ECTS Departmental Coordinator(s)

António Manuel Portugal Duarte

Recognition of Prior Learning

Recognition of prior learning is carried out in accordance with the Academic Regulation of the University of Coimbra.

Qualification Requirements and Regulations

DL 74/2006, of 24 March, as amended by the DL 107/2008, of 25 June, by the DL 230/2009, of 14 September, and by the DL 115/2013, of 7 August.

Graduation Requirements

Successfully complete 180 ECTS, distributed between 150 ECTS in compulsory course units and 30 ECTS in optional course units. The optional course units can be selected among optional course units offered at FEUC. The choice to hold the 30 optional ECTS in one of the scientific areas of the remaining FEUC´s 1st cycle of studies (Economics, International Relations and Sociology) allows to obtain a degree in Management with a minor in that scientific area.

Access to Further Studies

Bachelor's graduates in Management have competences for applying to a 2nd cycle studies.

Study Programme


Academic year

Course Type
1st Cycle Studies

DGES Code: 9147

Qualification Awarded: Bachelor's Degree

Duration: 3 Year(s)

ECTS Credits: 180.0


Call for Applications


1st Semester
Start date: 11-09-2023
End date: 16-12-2023
2nd Semester
Start date: 05-02-2024
End date: 23-05-2024


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