Universidade Nova de Lisboa

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Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Universidade Nova de Lisboa logo.png
Motto Omnis Civitas Contra Se Divisa Non Stabit
Motto in English
All the city divided against itself will not remain
Established 1973
Type Public
Rector António Rendas
Students over 19,000 (2014)[1]
Location Lisbon, Portugal
Campus Main campus in Campolide, Lisbon and Caparica, Almada. Other smaller facilities in the region of Lisbon.
Colours Green and White         
Website http://www.unl.pt/

Universidade Nova de Lisboa (pronounced: [univɨsiˈdad(ɨ) ˈnɔvɐ dɨ liʒˈboɐ]) or NOVA is a Portuguese higher education institution with internationally recognized research and quality teaching that ensures high levels of professional success to its students.

In 2014, the THE-QS World University Rankings has evaluated NOVA as one of the world's best universities being ranked number 312 in the world.[2]

The 100 Under 50 Rankings 2015 placed NOVA as the 89th best under 50 years old university in the world.[3]


Universidade Nova de Lisboa was founded in 1973 and is the youngest public University in Lisbon metropolitan area, with teaching units in Lisbon, Almada, Oeiras, and soon in Cascais.

Rectorate Building

Its nine Academic Units constitute an incontestable cultural, artistic, academic and technological resource. NOVA has a strong tradition of work in areas of innovation, with corresponding outcomes in the economy, services, and in extra curricular training, establishing important protocols with its peers both nationally and internationally.

Academic Units[edit]

The Lisbon MBA[edit]

The Lisbon MBA is a partnership between Universidade Catolica Portuguesa and NOVA. The partnership includes a Full Time One year MBA, in partnership with MIT Sloan School of Management and a Part Time MBA. The two Universities that offer this MBA program hold the triple crown accreditation namely AMBA, EQUIS and AACSB.

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Coordinates: 38°44′01″N 9°09′37″W / 38.73361°N 9.16028°W / 38.73361; -9.16028