NHH - NORWEGIAN SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS

Master in International Business

The Master in International Business (MIB) is one of the specialisations within the two-year MSc programme in Economics and Business Administration at NHH. After finishing the programme you will be awarded the title MSc in Economics and Business Administration.

The programme aims to equip students with the right mix of analytical and practical skills for a career within multinational companies, international organisations or smaller firms whose activities involve a substantial degree of international business.

The forces of globalisation and internationalisation have brought people, businesses and markets across the globe closer together than ever before. The modern firm is required to master both international and local dimensions if it aims to succeed in an increasingly competitive setting.

At NHH, students acquire a range of skills that enables them to navigate the challenging seas of the international business world. By focusing on numerous topical clusters and independent projects, the MIB curriculum caters for a wide variety of intellectual interests. Students have the possibility to extend and deepen their understanding of different aspects of modern business practices.

Contact (person and/or unit) The Office of Student and Academic Affairs
Telephone (+47) 55 95 92 00
Email admission@nhh.no
Programme duration 2 years
Application deadline Apply online via SĂžknadsWeb (ApplicationWeb) between 1 November and 15 February. We encourage early submission of applications.
Nokut certification Yes
Formal prerequisites Admission is based on a university degree of at least three years of study beyond Norwegian minimum requirements for entrance to higher education (in Norway) with satisfactory results. Applicants' previous studies must contain a minimum of 50 % (90 ECTS) within economics and business administration (this can include, but not exclusively be made up of subjects like statistics or mathematics). In addition, we require that minimum 1/6 (30 ECTS) of previous studies are within business administration (which includes finance, accounting, strategy, marketing, statistics, mathematics etc, but not economics courses such as micro- or macroeconomics). We require a minimum score of 600 on the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT). The minimum requirement for the GRE test is 152 points (new scale) / 660 points (old scale) on the Quantative reasoning section.

If English is not your mother tongue, you are required to prove your English proficiency by taking either a TOEFL or an IELTS test. For the TOEFL test a score of at least 575 points on the written test, 233 on the computer-based version or 90 points on the internet based test, are required. The minimum score requirement on the IELTS is 6.5. Exemptions from the TOEFL/IELTS requirement may be considered if you can document that the medium of your higher education has been English for two years or more.
Tuition Government funded - No tuition fees.
Subject area Business Studies/Management Science
Degree level Master
City Bergen, Norway
Credits 120 ECTS
Language of teaching English
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