Business - Leadership and Change, M.Sc. | BI Norwegian Business School | Oslo, Norway
24 months
14271 EUR/year
10998 EUR/year
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The Business - Leadership and Change programme offered by BI Norwegian Business School gives you the skills you need to lead change, innovation, and development efforts in organisations. It has relevance for a broad range of future roles, including those who lead change from below. 

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The Business - Leadership and Change programme offered by BI Norwegian Business School  combines an orientation to organisational excellence with psychology, fostering a dual attention to growing business and people at the same time.

What will you learn? 

This major provides you with a state-of-the-art integration of theory and rigorous research with stimulating cases and practical application. You will gain an up-to-date knowledge base in leadership and change research. 

This includes both classical themes of the psychology of communication, motivation and influence, as well new themes in leadership research from practice-based studies, positive organisational scholarship, and design thinking.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Economic Psychology
  • Managing Workplace Diversity 
  • Change Management
  • Data Analytics with Programming
  • Microeconomics
      • Mathematics
      • Ethics and Sustainability in Organizations

    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
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    120 ECTS


    On Campus

    Academic requirements

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

    The minimum requirement is 3.5 or a B on the ECTS scale. All grades will be converted to the ECTS scale.

    English requirements

    IELTS admission requirements IELTS
    TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

    Other requirements

    General requirements

    • A successfully completed Bachelor’s degree (180 ECTS credits) in the field of business administration, finance or economics 


    • A successfully completed Bachelor’s degree (180 ECTS) with a minimum of 80 ECTS credits within a field of study that is relevant to the specialisation of the MSc degree programme  

    Grade requirements: 

    • Minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.50 (B) on an ECTS scale
    • Minimum grade C in courses relevant to the MSc degree programme

    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

      10998 EUR/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 10998 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.


    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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