Experience
Transformational Learning

Explore European MBA

One Year Full-time
International MBA

Live Synchronous
Digital MBA
*Programs taught in English

About
The University of Porto

Founded in 1911, the University of Porto is a benchmark for Higher Education and Scientific Research in Portugal. It is also one of the top universities in Europe and among the top 10% in the world according to the QS University Ranking in “Economics and Econometrics” (based on the analysis of more than 3,000 universities).

97% of our international mobility students recommend the University of Porto as the best international experience at the end of their study period.

About
Porto Business School

PBS is a non-profit organization owned together by the University of Porto, the largest university in the country, and 38 corporations, including some of the largest Portuguese Companies.

For more than 30 years PBS has been providing graduate courses and advanced executive management training, complementing these activities with applied research and consultancy in management.

Awards

“Order of Merit”
by The President of the Portuguese Republic, Marcelo Rebelo deSousa for recognizing service to society and pioneering role in Executive Education.

Accreditations

PBS has been awarded with the most prestigious triple accreditation.

Rankings

Ranked worldwide for our efforts and commitment towards a quality education to respond the demands and needs of a global business ecosystem:

Learn at
your comfort,
choose from
three tracks:

THREE
OPTIONS

Digital MBA
fully online

  • Learn in a customizable format and at your own pace – wherever and whenever you want
  • You graduate with the MBA degree from Porto Business School
Digital MBA experience
and then come to
Porto Business School
  • Start your Digital MBA online. And then come to Porto Business School to attend term 3 and/or term 4 in the international MBA
  • You graduate with the MBA degree from Porto Business School
Start your Digital MBA
online and then switch
to the International MBA
  • Work while you study with student VISA in Portugal
  • You graduate with an IMBA
01
02
03

GMAT
NOT NEEDED

IELTS
MANDATORY

Course Taught In
English

Why
DMBA from PBS?

  • Second oldest MBA Program of Portugal
  • 33 Years of Successful Partnership between the University of Porto and 40 largest national and multinational companies
  • Business networking opportunities at a Global Scale with more than 10,000 Alumni across the globe
  • Fully Live Synchronous Learning taught by PBS faculty
  • Learn with Flexibility of 12 Months – 36 months program duration
  • World-Class Faculty
  • Resident faculty (from U. Porto)
  • Visiting faculty (from internationally renowned business schools)
  • Practitioners with a proven track record
Generous scholarships for applicants from India

(COURSE FEES INR 18 Lakhs)

Minimum 3 Years Work Experience Required

A one-year
immersive MBA
Programme* in
Porto, one of
Europe’s
fast-growing
tech hubs.

Today’s disruptive business world requires an enhanced vision and a strategic skillset.

The International MBA will open doors to a brave new world, where you will be able to set your path geared for the future.

Duration:
13 months; full-time*

Format in-person
(at Porto Business School)

Languages:
English

Next edition:
October 2022

Within the MBA programme, the students have access to a skills development programme career-oriented –the BE. Programme | Are You Leading Your Life. It aims to capacitate the participants of the International MBA in managing their careers and leveraging their lifelong employability.

GMAT
NOT NEEDED

IELTS
MANDATORY

Course Taught In
English

Why
IMBA from PBS?

  • Second oldest MBA Program of Portugal
  • 33 Years of Successful Partnership between the University of Porto and 40 largest national and multinational companies
  • Business networking opportunities at a Global Scale with more than 10,000 Alumni across the globe
  • Strong Entrepreneurial and innovation Approach
  • Become an inspiring team leader
  • International Exposure- International MBA week
  • Exposure to international business through your final consultancy project in national and multinational companies or NGOs
  • Industry projects and learning with real life experience
  • Work on sustainability and innovation projects with Univ and industry
  • Student work visa during the period in PBS campus and 1 year after finishing the program.
  • World-Class Faculty
  • Resident faculty (from U. Porto)
  • Visiting faculty (from internationally renowned business schools)
  • Practitioners with a proven track record
Generous scholarships for applicants from India

(COURSE FEES INR 21 Lakhs)

Minimum 3 Years Work Experience Required

International
Collaborations

The explorer DNA of Porto Business School enables developing international partnerships with top international business school over the last 30 years, guaranteeing the access to new knowledge and perspectives, empowering Porto Business School to be at the forefront of executive Education trends and methodologies.

Industry
Partnership

Hear from
Students

Porto Business School represents a lot to me. The MBA and the School had an important role in my career, my career changes and played a key role in critical moments of my life.

Angelo Paupério From Portugal
Non-Executive Board Member
@ Sonae

Porto Business School represents a lot to me. The MBA and the School had an important role in my career, my career changes and played a key role in critical moments of my life.

Angelo Paupério From Portugal
Non-Executive Board Member
@ Sonae