Business (Master of Science)

Master's degree in Bodø

Do you dream of becoming an entrepreneur? Do you want to develop new solutions and drive businesses in the future? Do you want to become a boss? Do you dream about an exciting career on the stock exchange or in multinational companies? Our students set tomorrow's agenda! We offer an attractive and modern study program that develops change agents who can analyze and reflect critically and who can use scientific and digital tools to solve practical issues.

Programme description

Do you dream of becoming an entrepreneur? Do you want to develop new solutions and drive businesses in the future? Do you want to become a boss? Do you dream about an exciting career on the stock exchange or in multinational companies? Our students set tomorrow's agenda! We offer an attractive and modern study program that develops change agents who can analyze and reflect critically and who can use scientific and digital tools to solve practical issues.

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Admission requirements

Higher education entrance qualification

Documented proficiency in English language

Bachelor's degree or equivalent three/four years of financial and administrative studies. The following requirements for the combination of subjects applies:

A total of 90 credits comprising:

  • a minimum of 30 credits of business: management accounting, financial accounting, finance and investment
  • a minimum of 25 credits administration subjects: organization, marketing, strategy and management
  • a minimum of 15 credits economics: microeconomics, macroeconomics, public finance
  • a minimum of 20 credits methodology: mathematics, statistics, scientific method

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.

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Job opportunities

The education provides a rare broad and useful competence, both in the private and public sectors. Our graduates work in banking and finance, accounting and auditing, industry and energy, national ministries and other public institutions. They work as consultants, controllers, advisors, and many are in senior positions.

Further education

Upon successful completion of this MSc, candidates qualify for applying for admission to the PhD programme at Nord University Business School as well as at other institutions in Norway and abroad. For further information about the Nord University PhD programme, please refer to specific information about this programme on our website.

Study abroad

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 take an exchange in the second semester. We encourage our students to travel one of our partner institutions:

EUROPE

France: Kedge Business School - major International business and marketing

http://www.kedgebs.com/en

Ireland: Dublin Business School - major International business and marketing

http://www.dbs.ie/

Germany: Technische Hochschule Nürnberg Georg Simon Ohm - major finance and capital budgeting

http://www.th-nuernberg.eu/

NORTH AMERICA

USA: International Student Exchange Program (ISEP):

The university is a member of ISEP and our students may study at member universities in the USA. Ther are opproximately 140 different universities to choose between. For more information, check ISEP (http://www.isep.org/ ) or contact our international office.

CANADA: University of Northern British Columbia - major International business and marketing

http://www.unbc.ca/

AUSTRALIA: Western Sydney University - major finance and capital budgeting or International business and marketing

http://www.westernsydney.edu.au/

Application deadline and admission

Application deadline Non-EU/EEA: December 1  EU/EEA: April 1 Norwegian citizens/residents: April 15
ECTS Credits 120
Study level Master
Scope Full time
Teaching language English and Norwegian
Police certificate of conduct No
Campus Bodø

Application deadline and admission

Application deadline Non-EU/EEA: December 1  EU/EEA: April 1 Norwegian citizens/residents: April 15

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