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Informatics - Digital Economics and Leadership

University of Oslo

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Digital technology and development is shaping the future of businesses models, organizations and society. The Informatics - Digital Economics and Leadership programme of the University of Oslo will provide you with an in-depth understanding of digitalization of organizations, and the skills to lead digital business transformation.

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Why choose this programme?

Understanding technology has become part of a management responsibility similar to strategy, budgeting and organization. Digital and technological systems are today an integral part of the business, almost regardless of industry. Management and leadership skills and in-depth knowledge of IT solutions is becoming increasingly important.

The Informatics - Digital Economics and Leadership programme of the University of Oslo deals with the interaction between advanced technical solutions and business innovation and you will learn how digitalization is changing business models and organizations. 

The programme gives you solid knowledge in business management and the complexity of digital processes in a company or an organization. You gain analytical skills while learning to take responsibility for managing digitalization processes, in the role of bridging business and digital technology.

You can choose between two different specializations: 

  • Digital ecosystems
  • Business

With a specialization in digital ecosystems, you delve into the depths of information systems and IT management. In business you will have an extra focus on innovation and entrepreneurship. Regardless of which specialization you choose, you will be able to put together a theoretical syllabus and choose the topic of your master's thesis based on your own professional interests.

You will also become part of a research environment working across disciplines in informatics, economics and business development. Collaborating with other Master's students with different academic backgrounds can give you new perspectives in your own field of study.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Digital ecosystems
  • Digital business development
  • Digital leadership
  • Information Systems
  • IT and Management
  • Corporate Innovation Strategies and Project Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

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120 ECTS


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Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You must have a bachelor’s degree comparable to a Norwegian bachelor’s degree.
  • 4-year bachelor's degree or Licence.
  • You must have a minimum grade average comparable to a Norwegian C in the required specialization. A Norwegian C is described as a good grade, generally comparable to an American B and a Second Class Upper in the British system.
  • Documentation of English language proficiency.
  • Scan and upload your official transcripts documenting that you have completed your upper secondary education.
  • You must scan and upload your official bachelor's degree certificate and academic transcript.
  • Documentation of financing.
  • Passport or ID card.

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Living costs for Oslo

11682 - 19230 NOK /month
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