Bachelor programmes

International Summer Programme

BI Norwegian Business School offers a four-week summer course (10 ECTS) in Oslo, Norway from late June to late July.

ABOUT THE PROGRAMME 

  • Course: Intercultural Management: a Scandinavian Perspective
  • Bachelor level, 10 ECTS credits
  • A variety of social and cultural activities included
  • Minimum 1 year of university education required to apply

DATES

  • 4 weeks from late June to late July (dates to be announced soon)

INCLUDED IN THE PROGRAMME:

  • Lectures on Intercultural Management from Scandinavian and Norwegian perspectives by highly qualified BI faculty members
  • 4 key learning modules: 
    Week 1: focus on intercultural management 
    Week 2: institutional factors, leadership and marketing in focus within a Scandinavian perspective 
    Week 3: critical thinking in challenging dialogues: a multi-national management perspective
    Week 4: cross cultural negotiation skills within a Scandinavian perspective in focus
  • An Introduction to Norwegian Life and Society in cooperation with the University of Oslo – including arts, history, economy, women’s rights, politics 
  • Insights to Norwegian industries through guest lectures and company visits
  • Social and cultural activities – including a weekend expedition, sightseeing, outdoors activities (hiking, climbing, barbecues), Norwegian film programme

About the course

How to apply

Accommodation

Fees & Scholarships

Contact us: summer@bi.no

  • " Through the BI courses, projects, company visits and incredible professors, I have gained more than just book knowledge. When I travel back home to the United States I hope to share with my professors and peers what I have learned from my time studying in Oslo. "

     

    MEREDITH WEISMILLER (USA)
    MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY
    BA Food Industry Management

  • The program has provided me with the opportunity to discover a metropolitan city that is in harmony with nature's tranquility and breathtaking beauty. Furthermore, the program gave me the possibility to develop friendships with talented, inspiring, and remarkable  people from all over the world. "

     

    YESENIA PEREYRA (USA)
    CALIFORNIA STATE POLYTECHNIC UNIVERSITY POMONA
    BA Civil Engineering

  • " Coming from Australia, Norway is possibly the furthest I could have gone for a “summer” program. However, I had always wanted to visit and when I saw the International Summer Program on offer at BI, I couldn’t let the opportunity pass. I chose BI for its reputation. "

     

    PATRICK AUDLEY (AUSTRAILIA)
    QUEENSLAND UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY
    BA Business Economics

  • " I have long been interested in Scandinavian culture and have always wanted to visit Norway. I knew that my school had a partnership with BI and the summer program looked like the perfect opportunity. It proved to be everything I hoped. Not only did I receive course credit, but did so at a prestigious school while living in a fascinating city. "

     

    ISAAC GAZENDAM (CANADA)
    MOUNT ALLISON UNIVERSITY
    BA Accountancy

"This is an academically inspiring summer programme for students with a hunger for growth – both professionally and personally. You will build a multi-national network with new friends for life, you’ll develop skills in management, and can take part in a weekend team building expedition in the breath-taking Norwegian mountains."

Gillian Warner-Søderholm, Head of the International Summer Programme

Head of Department, Associate Professor - Department of Communication and Culture

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International Summer Programme 2017

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BI International Summer Programme