PDE - General Management Program is designed for managers, entrepreneurs and SME managers with a demanding professional pace.

Participants Profile
Directors seeking an overview of the company, with more than 5 years experience in people management.

The PDE lasts for 24 weeks.
The program is compatible with professional work, requiring weekly presence of participants in working sessions, during two half-days.

Dates and places
Oporto | From February 5th to July 2nd, 2019
Lisbon | From February 6th to July 3rd, 2019

Schedule type
Oporto | Tuesday afternoon and Wednesday morning
Lisbon | Wednesday afternoon and Thursday morning

Company Policy
Trade Policy and Marketing
Economics, Finance, Control and Accounting
Human Factor in Organization and Ethics
Operations, Technology and Innovation


  • Develop a better understanding of  the organization, while learning and analyzing strategies and different business models
  • Improve the ability to analyze and to solve complex problems and to the best use management tools
  • Improve your effectiveness as a leader through 100 cases discussion and the testimony of national and international managers
  • Develop your management practices while learning from other participants, and achieving better results through rigorous and realistic business plans.

Portuguese, English and Spanish.

€ 13,000 + VAT
With the inscription: € 2.000 + VAT
At the beginning of the Program: € 11.000 + VAT
Early bird of 5% until July 31st, with confirmation of rate inscription.

The price includes:
• International Week (travel and hotel of the trip to the IESE Madrid);
• Documentation;
• Support material;
• Catering;
• Parking in AESE Headquarters and Porto Palácio Congress Hotel & SPA.

For information on financial aid contact
Julia Côrte-Real

Upon completion of PDE the participant is awarded an AESE diploma and joins the Alumni AESE network.