Cultural Management

Cultural Management

Course Type:
Master’s Programme

Programme Introduction

This master aims the development of skills and the acquisition of in-depth knowledge for a qualified professional practice in the cultural and creative sector in its global and local contexts of the production and circulation of cultural goods, emphasizing the processes of urban planning and regeneration and the emerging creative industries. Highlighting the professional character of the MCM, the learning environment develops itself through active and participant research methodologies focusing contemporary and qualified institutional practices, providing the acquisition of specific skills in cultural management, both for the formulation of projects or in daily management of a range of diversified cultural organizations.

Programme Coordinator

Fernando Manuel Galrito Domingues










4 Semesters


General and International student contingent: 25


Edital 2024 (PT Doc)

DGES certification



The Master in Cultural Management (henceforth designated as MCM) provides a conceptual framework and references in the areas related with the mission of a cultural manager, based on the systematic approach to the management of cultural and artistic projects.

Study Plan

ECTS: 120

Entry Requirements

May apply to the master in cultural management (henceforth designated as MCM):

a) Holders of a BA degree or equivalent in the areas of culture, arts, social sciences, management, administration, economics, information technology and related areas;

b) Holders of a foreign academic graduation degree, organized according to the principles of the Bologna Process by an adherent State;

c) Holders of a foreign BA degree, recognized as relevant by the Technical-Scientific Council of ESAD.CR;

d) Holders of an academic, scientific or professional curriculum, recognized as attesting the capacity to carry out this programme by the Scientific-Technical Council of ESAD.CR.


International Student
All information related to the  international student application should be consulted on our International Students webpage.



State: Accredited
Number of years of accreditation: 6
Publication date: 12-08-2015
A3ES Accreditation
A3ES Self-assessment Report

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Application Fee


Enrolment Fee

General contingent: 50€
International student contingent: 100€

Tuition Fee

General contingent: 1140€
International student contingent: 3000€

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