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NHH Norwegian School of Economics

Helleveien 30 Bergen,
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Postgraduate Overview

NHH Norwegian School of Economics offers nine master specialisations in English to international degree students. All specialisations lead to the degree MSc in Economics and Business Administration (MScEBA). They share the same basic structure, allowing you to specialise in your chosen field as well as gaining a broader expertise by selecting elective courses from other business-related areas.

The Master programme in Economics and Business Administration is a two-year programme (120 ECTS):

  • Courses - 90 ECTS (45 ECTS major courses, 45 ECTS elective courses)
  • Master thesis - 30 ECTS

The MSc programme has nine specialisations offered in English to international degree students:

  • Business Analytics (BAN)
  • Economics (ECN)
  • Energy, Natural Resources and the Environment (ENE)
  • Financial Economics (FIE)
  • Marketing and Brand Management (MBM)
  • New Business Development (NBD)
  • Strategy and Management (STR)
  • Economic Analysis (ECO)
  • Business Analysis and Performance Management (BUS)

Exciting international opportunities

As a student at NHH, you have several opportunities to get valuable international experience. We are the only business school in Norway to offer the CEMS Master's in International Management, a degree that is consistently ranked in the top 10 of best Master in Management qualifications in the world by the Financial Times.

Great career possibilities

NHH graduates are highly sought after by potential employers, both in the private and public sector. According to the latest labour market survey, our candidates quickly find relevant, well-paid jobs after their studies. The Master programme provides the candidates with a solid foundation for working as experts, consultants or managers in a wide range of sectors. The candidates will be well prepared to proceed to a PhD programme in Norway or abroad. You can read more about career possibilities and meet former students on our website.

Dedicated students

Your time as a student consists of more than just studying. At NHH, you will become part of an active and diverse student environment, and you will have a multitude of opportunities to take part. The student association NHHS consists of more than a hundred interest groups. In addition to getting to know your fellow students, you get a valuable learning arena where you can apply what you learn in the classroom to real-life.


The application portal opens 1 November. The application deadline is 15 February.

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