24 months
11648 EUR/year
10128 EUR/year
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By mastering the combination of highly advanced analytic skills with business and management skills, you will become a viable candidate for a range of businesses and industries. Join this future oriented  Business Analytics programme taught at BI Norwegian Business School  that offers a set of knowledge and skills that blends data science with business subjects.

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Business analytics plays an essential role in providing the tools to make the right decisions and strategies needed to survive in a competitive market and grow profitably. In a world of Big Data, analytics has become a strategic necessity in virtually all areas of business, and to make the best decisions, businesses need to master both business and analytics. Analytics now permeates business sectors from marketing to accounting, sales to logistics, and HR to operations. No industry or market is unaffected by Big Data, so the need for business analytics is universal.


With a Business Analytics programme taught at BI Norwegian Business School , you will be a relevant and attractive candidate for a great number of positions across a range of businesses and industries. Big Data affects all industries and markets, so the need for business analytics is universal.

  • Portfolio Analyst
  • Campaign Analyst
  • Financial Analyst
  • Marketing Operations Analyst
  • HR/People Analyst
  • Product Analyst
  • Web Analyst

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Data Protection and Ethics in the Modern Business Environment
  • Data Management and Python Programming
  • Decision Theory and System Dynamics
  • Business Optimisation
  • Applied Data Analytics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Priority application deadline for Master of Science: 1 MarchAfter 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 3.5 (B) on the ECTS scale and a B in specific quantitative course relevant to this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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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 Business Analytics:
  • Engineering 
  • Mathematics or Calculus
  • Statistics or Econometrics
  • Computing and/or Programming
  • Logistics
  • Quantitative Marketing
  • Business Intelligence
  • Quantitative Accounting
  • Actuarial Science
  • 1.2 The Bachelor's degree should include the following courses:
  • Quantitative subjects (e.g. Statistics, Mathematics, Research methods, Econometrics, or similar).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    11648 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11648 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    10128 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10128 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • Internal Applicants: NOK 98 600
  • External Applicants: NOK113 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.



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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