BI Norwegian Business School



Exchange programme

Double Degree Programme


Norway (Norvegija)


BI Norwegian Business School is a private, non-commercial foundation (founded in 1943) providing knowledge and competence both to the private and public sectors. It is the largest business school in Norway and the second largest in all of Europe with over 20,000 students and 450 faculty members. BI is the only academic institution in Norway that offers fulltime programs taught in English at both the undergraduate and postgraduate levels. It has gathered all its teaching and research resources in Oslo. The main campus building is covered by an enormous glass roof which joins the four blocks of the school together. The natural lighting created throughout the building along with the open walkways and courtyards create the feeling of a small town where everybody feels at home and welcome.
Accreditations and Rankings
Study language
Courses offered for exchange students
Study mode
For bachelor studies full semester workload at BI is 30 ECTS (four courses), lectures usually last 12-14 weeks. For master studies a full semester workload is 30 ECTS, normally five Master courses (lectures usually lasts 12-14 weeks).
Information for incoming students
Application deadlines for exchange students
For Autumn semester – May 1st
For the Spring semester – October 1st
Preliminary semester dates
Autumn semester – August 22nd - December 24th
Spring semester – Beginning of January - mid June
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