How to Lead a Sustainable Life in Oslo: Food

Written by: Anastasiia Ponomarenko In the previous article, we talked about green transportation options in Oslo. Here, we will dive into the lifespan of food products from the shop to the trash bin. Go Local It is exciting to discover places with locally produced food. One of such destinations is Ekte Vare – a zero-waste shop and…

How to Lead a Sustainable Life in Oslo: Transportation

Written by: Anastasiia Ponomarenko In 2019, Oslo received a prestigious title – European Green Capital. This achievement was a result of a combined efforts of the city council and citizens, whom supports green initiatives and behave accordingly. How does this effect you as a student? Well, it certanly effects the way you travel. Getting around…

Bước chân FTU đến BI – Hành trình bước ra thế giới.

Bao nhiêu trong chúng ta từng một lần mơ ước đặt chân lên một châu lục khác, trải nghiệm một nền văn hóa khác, tiếp nhận những kiến thức mới nhất của một nền xã hội tân tiến? Bao nhiêu lần chúng ta muốn thoát khỏi những giới hạn nhỏ bé mà bản thân đã…

Choosing a Business School: What should you consider?

This post is wirtten by first year MSc in Strategic Marketing Management student Maria Zhdanova and first year MSc in Finance student Ha Nguyen. Maria’s story of choosing BI Hello everyone, my name is Maria Zhdanova and I am a new person in Norway. Originally I come from Russia but after receiving a presidential scholarship I…

Oslo Coffee Culture

People from all parts the world celebrate the drink that brings energy, focus, and warmth – coffee.  Norwegians are no exception when it comes to their love for coffee and as a result, Norway has established a strong coffee culture. Whether you are grabbing a cup to recharge during an afternoon shopping trip or pouring…

Weekend hikes in Oslo

Oslo is surrounded by beautiful nature, there are lots of small hikes which lead you into green forests, to a peaceful lake, or to amazing panorama city view. They are all easy to access and relatively easy to get to. Here ae some of the most popular weekend hikes you can do to take a…

Weekly Podcast

Are you an international student wishing to study at BI Norwegian Business School? Then this podcast series is right for you! Our podcasts are hosted by Anastasiia, one of our international students. In the following nine episodes, she, together with students from all over the world studying at BI Norwegian Business School, explore the topics…

Top 5 Reasons to Study at BI

Program variety With over 20,000 students from 106 different countries, BI offers nine full-time MSc and two full-time bachelor programs in English. The variety of programmes at both a bachelor and master level are designed to appeal to students from around the world with different interests, educational backgrounds and levels of work experience. The diverse…

Languages of Norway

Moving to a new country almost always requires that you step out of your comfort zone and immerse yourself in a new language. Learning a new language, at least at a conversational level, is not only practical for navigating public transport, shopping at the grocery store or reading a menu, but it can also help…

5 Best Apps to Get for Life in Oslo

Too good to go “Too good to go” is the perfect app to satisfy your hunger and help the environment, all while staying on a budget. Let’s face it, eating out in Oslo is very expensive, but sometimes we just want to take a break from cooking and treat ourselves to a nice meal/ snack…

May in Norway – A Month with 3 Holidays!

May is a month full of holidays in Norway. You start with a day off on 1st of May, then in the middle of the month a big national celebration and end with another day off in the end of May. It is the exam period for our students, but there are still something you…

Why Oslo Event – a Night in the City Hall

This post is written by the MSc. students Lourdes, Karla and Guillermo. On January 23, 2019 the City Government of Oslo held a student reception in the City Hall for internationals students from BI Norwegian Business School, University of Oslo and Oslo Metropolitan University. The theme of the event was “Why Oslo?”, in which international…