Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Program Description

The Specialization in Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship offers an advanced and specialized base training in various areas and strategic social issues, focused on social innovation that enhances the training of professionals able to respond effectively to new social challenges.

It features a laboratory component and is underpinned by partnerships with third sector organizations, both public and private entities engaged in developing innovation processes and products in the social area, in which students are acquainted with social innovation processes both in terms of objectives and of the means used (products, services, models), that seek to meet social needs while creating new relationships and collaborations.

This programme has been lauded for its high scientific quality and combines solid theoretical training with the application of knowledge in concrete cases, enhancing the autonomy of students in terms of the development of professional projects as well as scientific research.



Admissions Office - Masters

Phone: (+351) 217 214 281


Mariana Farinha

Estagiária no Departamento de Políticas Públicas de Infância e Juventude
"Foi no Mestrado em Serviço Social da FCH que encontrei a garantia de poder aprofundar e descobrir domínios investigativos no campo dos processos sociopolíticos, num contexto multidisciplinar propício ao debate constante entre professores, estudantes e especialistas vários."