Applying for Your Study Permit: Citizens from outside of EU/EEA

The information you need to apply for your Study Permit is found on the following website: Norwegian Directorate of Immigration (known as UDI) You will need to allow 8-10 weeks for your application to be processed from the time you hand in your documents at the Norwegian Embassy or consulate. Application Fee for a Study…

My Journey to BI: from Mexico to Norway

Name: Guillermo Arturo Ibarra Valdez Degree programme: Master of Science in Quantitative Finance Undergraduate Degree:  Financial Management Undergraduate University: Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores Monterrey Hometown: México City Citizenship: México Motivation I first heard about BI Norwegian Business School at QS fair in Mexico City; after that I made my research and found that…

My Journey to BI: From Thailand to Norway

Name: Apichaya Boonchujaras Degree programme: MSc. in Strategic Marketing Management Undergraduate Degree: BBA Major in Marketing Undergraduate University: Chulalongkorn University Hometown: Bangkok, Thailand Motivation After I had worked as a marketing executive for about 3 years in Bangkok, I felt my life was so boring. I needed a big change in my life. Therefore, I…

3 Best Pieces of advice for new Master Students

Written by: Maximino Avendaño Bernáldez from Mexico – 1st year MSc in Finance student. After my first semester at BI, I figured out some things that helped me while studying. I will give you the three best pieces of advice that in my experience will make the first semester, and hopefully your whole master’s degree,…

Internship in Norway: Five Tips to Boost Your Application

This post was written by Roberta Lemgruber from Brazil, first year MSc in Strategic Marketing Management student. Taking an internship is the perfect opportunity to apply the theoretical knowledge from the bachelor or master while acquiring valuable working experience. However, getting the desired position is still consider a challenge for several students. Generally, students struggle…

My Journey to BI: From Canada to Norway

Name: Cassandra Stead Degree programme: BBA Hometown: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada Citizenship: Canadian Motivation I first heard about BI Norwegian Business School through various different ranking systems available online. For example, the Financial Times and QS World University Rankings. I then went on to view their website in search of more details. I decided to…

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…

My Journey to BI: From Romania via Germany to Norway

Name: Calin Alexandru Teodorescu Degree programme: MSc Finance Undergraduate Degree: BA Political Science Undergraduate University: University of Mannheim, Germany Hometown: Bucharest, Romania Motivation I first found out about BI Norwegian Business School during the exchange semester of my bachelors. As part of my BA in Political Science, I spent a semester on exchange at the…

My Journey to BI: From China to Norway

Name: Yunman Jiang Degree programme: MSc in Business Analytics Undergraduate Degree: BSc in Management Undergraduate University: Southwest Petroleum University Hometown: Sichuan, China Citizenship: Chinese Motivation: I first heard about BI Norwegian Business School… I first heard BI at QS fair in Chengdu. I was looking forward to doing my master in Europe and I was…

My Journey to BI: From The Netherlands to Norway

Name: Kirsten Zantvoort Degree Program: Master in Business Analytics Undergraduate Degree: Economics and Business Studies Undergraduate University: Justus Liebig Universität Gießen Hometown: Bremen, Germany Citizenship: Dutch Motivation: Before coming to Oslo, I was working as a project manager in a corporate development department in Germany. During my work, I was regularly confronted with the huge…

My Journey to BI: From Portugal to Norway

Name: Ricardo Gonçalves Ferreira Degree programme: Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) Undergraduate University: BI Norwegian Business School Hometown: Lisbon, Portugal Motivation: I first found BI Norwegian Business School when searching for a bachelor program in the business area that would give me the top-quality education and international context that I was looking for in my…