Finance, M.Sc. | BI Norwegian Business School | Oslo, Norway
24 months
14271 EUR/year
10988 EUR/year
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Develop quantitative and analytical skills you can transfer to all business disciplines and industries. Earn a highly recognised degree by learning from faculty in one of Europe’s best departments in Finance.

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The skill sets you acquire form the basis for critically assessing problems and being able to make optimal and strategic decisions in an uncertain environment. A modern manager requires good insight into the drivers of the financial situation of an enterprise, which is intimately connected with its success. The aim is to develop valuable individuals for corporations and society both in relation to current practices and designing a better future with the ability to adjust to new challenges with vision. This programme has an applied focus and you will develop IT and programming skills to meet the needs of an industry that is becoming increasingly technological.

At BI you will develop skills and tools relevant in the world of Finance that you will carry with you throughout your career. To help you develop these skills, BI has established a Bloomberg room dedicated for Finance students. In addition, our programmes will help you prepare to become a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and gain a competitive edge in the job market.


With a Master of Science programme in Finance at BI Norwegian Business School , you will be a viable candidate for a broad range of positions and industries, in Norway and internationally. Here are a few examples of positions our former students have obtained:

  • Chief Economist, Sparebank 1 Markets
  • Vice President, Credit Suisse
  • Consultant, First House
  • Business Controller, Kongsberg Maritime AS
  • Finance Analyst, Equinor ASA
  • Investment Analyst, SpareBank 1

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Applied Valuation
  • Advanced Corporate Finance
  • Financial Risk Management
  • Investments

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Priority application deadline for Master of Science: 1 March
  • After 1 March, applications are accepted on a rolling basis.


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
152 (verbal)
158 (quantitative)
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Minimum of 3.5 (B) on the ECTS scale

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 1.1 Undergraduate Degree
  • a) A successfully completed Bachelor’s degree (180 ECTS credits) in the field of business administration, finance, or economics. 
  • Or
  • b) A successfully completed Bachelor’s degree with a specialisation (minimum 80 ECTS credits) in one of the following, provided that the combination of courses gives a good foundation for further studies within finance:
  • Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Mathematics*
  • Accounting
  • Actuarial Science
  • 1.2 The Bachelor’s degree should include the following courses, or equivalent:
  • Foundations in Economics and/or finance
  • Mathematics*
  • Statistics or Econometrics

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14271 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14271 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    10988 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10988 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA applicants: NOK 114 200

  • Outside EU/EEA applicants: NOK 148 400

Living costs for Oslo

11682 - 19230 NOK /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Visit for scholarship options including the Women in Finance and Tech Master Scholarship.

Scholarships are available for applicants with EU/EEA citizenship. Awarded based on outstanding academic achievement. Apply with application for admission by March 1. 

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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