Do you have an entrepreneurial dream, or do you want to acquire the knowledge you may need as a leader? Want to learn more about how to develop good solutions that can drive businesses forward? Or do you envision an exciting career on the stock exchange, or in a multinational company? Then this is the study programme for you.
The Business School’s attractive degree in Business Administration attracts students from the entire country, and has many international students. We educate change agents who can reflect and analyse, and use both digital and scientific tools to solve challenges. The study programme is constantly being developed to adapt to society, business and students' needs. The candidates in this study programme, which is the Business School’s flagship, report that they are very satisfied with the education (The Student Barometer 2019). Since its establishment in the 1980s, the Business School has provided both Norwegian, national and international business with highly competent economists/”siviløkonomer”.
As part of the programme, students can take an exchange semester at one of our partner institutions in Europe, Australia or North America. We recommend students to go on exchange in the second semester. We encourage our students to travel to one of our partner institutions.
Following further studies
Higher education entrance qualification:
Documented proficiency in English language
Bachelor's degree or equivalent three/four years of business and administrative studies. In addition the following requirements for the combination of subjects applies:
A total of 120 credits comprising:
- a minimum of 30 credits of business: management accounting, financial accounting, finance and investment
- a minimum of 30 credits administration subjects: organisation, marketing, strategy and management
- a minimum of 15 credits economics: microeconomics, macroeconomics, public finance
- a minimum of 20 credits methodology: mathematics, statistics, scientific method
- a minimum of 7,5 credits ethics, CSR, sustainability
Admission requires a good result (laudabilis), ie an average grade of minimum C in the admission basis. For international students minimum 2nd Class, Upper Division/B or equivalent is required.