Nova School of Business & Economics officially inaugurated the new campus in Carcavelos on September 29 at a ceremony attended by the President of the Republic, Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, among many other prominent figures on the national scene in different areas.
With 46,000 m², the new campus has 55 classrooms, 26 amphitheatres, a 24-hour study space, services such as supermarket, gym and medical clinic and also with a beach access tunnel. In the words of the Rector of NOVA, Professor João Sàágua, who was also present at the ceremony, this is a project that combines «ambition, rigor and entrepreneurial spirit» and is «a home for students» that relies on excellence in teaching and internationalization. The Dean of the Nova SBE, Professor Daniel Traça, also mentioned that «the school reassures the commitment to the future and the young people of Portugal, with the talent and knowledge that we want to inspire, and with the impact and hope that we want to generate».
On the other hand, in his speech, the President of the Republic recalled some figures who marked the history of Nova SBE and recognized the excellence and rigor of the school in which he was a Full Professor in the 1990s. He also mentioned that «a great idea is always a great idea» and that the project is a «picture of the land-sea connection, which is Portugal's centenary way of being Portugal». In the end of his speech, the President awarded Nova SBE with the title of honorary member of the Order of Public Instruction.
Discover all details of this project on the Nova SBE website.