The course portfolio is designed and taught by NHH’s internationally recognised faculty in finance and related areas. Their academic research and industry knowledge ensure that the courses are relevant and of high quality. Many of the courses are case-based and cutting edge.
The Financial Economics major at NHH Norwegian School of Economics combine a rigorous theoretical approach with relevant applications. Students will develop a deep understanding of the theoretical framework and empirical evidence in finance.
You will learn to analyse real-life problems related to financial markets and financial decision-making in firms, and to apply principles at the research frontier.
Upon completion of the programme, you will possess skills for performing investment analysis and valuation, evaluating portfolio management strategies and techniques, and making corporate finance decisions and risk management considerations.
The Financial Economics major prepares you for a wide range of outstanding career opportunities within the financial services industry, consulting, and management.
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The Financial Economics major consists of 45 ECTS courses and 30 ECTS for a master thesis. Students are recommended to take courses the three first semesters and work on the master thesis in the last semester.
The general structure of the coursework is as follows:
- Two core courses: Investments | Corporate Finance
- One empirical methods course: Financial Econometrics or Econometric Techniques
- Three more elective courses within the Finance major
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
The Welcome Week starts 16 August, teaching starts 23 August.
DisciplinesBusiness Administration Finance Accounting View 17 other Masters in Business Administration in Norway
- Bachelor’s degree
- GMAT or GRE
- Curriculum vitae (résumé)
- English language requirement
- Documentation of financial ability (all citizens outside the EU/EEA-area and Switzerland must document financial ability.)
- Documentation of identity
- Online video and written assessment
Admission to master’s degree studies in Norway requires Higher Education Entrance Qualification and a completed degree comparable to a Norwegian bachelor's degree.
InternationalFreeTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 0 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 0 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
As a student at NHH, the only fee you are required to pay is a small semester registration fee. The amount is currently approximately NOK 800 per semester.
NHH is a publicly funded university and charges no application or tuition fees.
As a student at NHH, the only fee you are required to pay is a small semester registration fee to the Student Welfare Organisation in Bergen (Sammen), which allows you to benefit from their services. The amount is currently approximately NOK 800 per semester.
NHH does not offer scholarships or other forms of financial support to students. Please contact your home university, the educational authorities or funding organisations in your home country to find out if you are eligible for funding.
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