Spend a summer in the captivating city of Lisbon, Portugal, with AIFS! Study a variety of academic program options at the Instituto Universitario de Lisboa (ISCTE) International Business School. Located in the lively city center, the business school holds both the prestigious AACSB and AMBA business accreditations.
The AIFS inclusive program fee includes all of the great features below in addition to many pre-departure, on-site and upon-return services to help students make the most of their time abroad.Review Our Policies
Up to 3 semester credits per session depending on session and course selection. An additional 3-credit course may be available each session for a supplemental fee
Courses offered in business, economics, history, management, marketing, Portuguese language
Double rooms in a student residence (single rooms may be available for an additional fee)
Sintra or Belem (day trip)
A program of organized events and activities such as: walking tours, performances, visits to museums and palaces, and excursions to nearby historical sites and a welcome meal with the international student group
For use on the Metro, buses and trams for the duration of the program
to help with any questions or advice you may need throughout the program
Round-trip flights from 25 U.S. gateways
Airport transfers to and from campus
Live with other AIFS students in residence halls located near the university or a short bus ride away. The student residence includes:
Internet access is included in all AIFS housing in Lisbon
Lisbon is famous for its sunny weather, colorful buildings, Fado music, and friendly locals. It is one of the oldest cities in Europe, dating back to 205 BC. It was built on top of 8 hills and a Roman city.
Beautiful architecture is abundant with it’s black and white, patterned stones also known as Portuguese pavement, adorning the sidewalks and public squares all over the city. Lisbon is home to one UNESCO site, the Tower of Belém which was constructed in 1502.
Lisbon is home to one of the world’s most top secret recipes, the Pastéis da nata, a sweet creamy desert with a flaky crust adorned by locals and tourists alike.
A dedicated AIFS Resident Director will be on-site throughout your program providing guidance, support and information on all aspects of the program. Details and contact information will be available prior to the start of the summer program.
The Resident Director provides academic advice, introduces you to the community and handles communication with the University.
Learning does not begin or end in the classroom. To help you get a true taste of Portuguese culture, a wide range of cultural activities and excursions are included in your program fee. Activities and events may include:
Please note that students may need to pay a small additional fee for some of the activities above.
Public transportation is very convenient in Lisbon. You will receive a transportation pass to ride the metro, buses and iconic trams.
Tour manor house and gardens. Walk around the Castle of Moors. Includes round-trip transportation.
Includes round-trip transportation.
Students can select an optional transportation package for all AIFS programs. Students who choose to book their own flights should meet up with group at the program location and will need to make their own ground transportation arrangements.
Below are fees by departure city based on average historical costs and subject to change. If you select this option on your application, the total flight package price will be confirmed in your account 6 months prior to departure. (Program fee is guaranteed.)