Mission & Vision

CATÓLICA-LISBON Mission

We are committed to intellectual leadership in developing outstanding individuals with high-level careers in management and economics, offering business leaders an exceptional lifelong learning environment, and advancing the understanding of business and economic decision making.

We pursue our mission internationally through a combination of teaching excellence, the practical relevance of our programs, generation of original research, service to the community and the promotion of ethical behavior inspired by Christian values.

 

CATÓLICA-LISBON Vision

During the next decade, CATÓLICA-LISBON aims to:

  • Be among the top 10 European Business Schools;
  • Be the prime choice for students and executives who seek outstanding programs in Portugal and a competitive option among European schools;
  • Be the prime choice of senior managers who want to attend outstanding programs in the area of Executive Education in Portugal and a valued partner for a variety of international firms;
  • Be a leading provider of graduate students in Management and Economics to the largest and most dynamic national and international companies;
  • Be recognized as a hub for pan-Atlantic business, linking Latin America, North America, Europe and Africa;
  • Have an established track record of entrepreneurial efforts and outcomes, as businesses and social endeavors;
  • Offer a powerful option for new PhD students who have attained the best degrees in Management and Economics in the world and who seek full-time academic positions.