Master of Science in Business

QTEM Masters Network

Quantitative Techniques for Economics and Management (QTEM) Masters Network: an exclusive Master programme in Economics and Management with an international and analytical focus.

Why choose Master of Science in Business – QTEM Masters Network?

Earn your master’s degree as part of an international network of 19 leading business schools and corporate partners committed to developing global talent with strong quantitative competencies, analytical skills, international and intercultural experience, and management potential. If you are looking for a master’s degree with global reach and an emphasis on the quantitative and analytical skills in demand by employers, the MSc in Business with the QTEM Master Network is the degree for you. You can choose to major in Finance or Economics plus complement this knowledge with skills and competencies in Finance and Risk Management, Applied Economics and Public Policy, Business Intelligence and Big Data, or Innovation and Strategy.

What will you learn?

You will learn to take optimal decisions by applying the knowledge and competency you develop by studying at three prestigious business schools. Through the programme, you will learn the latest quantitative techniques, and develop analytical skills needed for a global career in finance, economics, or management. By adapting to three different cultures over the course of your two-year degree, you will develop a global insight and intercultural competency. Your internship will give you hands-on experience, providing a great starting point in your career.

Among the most popular topics, you will find:

Finance and Risk Management: Learn how to manage investment risk for your company or clients. Manage funds and help people meet their retirement goals.

Applied Economics and Public Policy: Learn to analyse and interpret economic data to assess the impact of key public policy decisions. Advise key decision makers on the outcomes of decisions made by companies and governments.

Business Intelligence and Big Data: Learn to understand data and develop the skills to mine it. Become adept at developing analytical skills to make key strategic business decisions.


Applicants to the Master of Science in Business - QTEM Masters Network select a major either in Economics or in Finance. The major provides you with the opportunity to customise your programme with a specific focus that will prepare you for your chosen career path.

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Customise your degree

The QTEM Master programme combines semesters at BI and semesters abroad, together with an internship. By the time you graduate, you will have spent two semesters at BI, two semesters at two of our academic partners - plus the equivalent of eight weeks in an internship.

Academic partners

Select from a network that includes top universities from around the world.

Corporate partners

As a QTEM student you will gain access to an exclusive network of corporate partners.

Student perspective

Read a firsthand account of a recent graduate's experience as a student in the QTEM Masters Network.

Career Possibilities

  • Financial Analyst: Whether you want to work on the ‘buy’ side of investments or the ‘sell’ side of products, the QTEM programme will prepare you to work for a career in the financial industry.
  • Equity Analyst: Help your organisation make the best investment decisions by building an investment portfolio within the company’s values and objectives.
  • Business Intelligence Analyst: Help give your company a competitive edge. Use big data to build the resources your company needs to make timely and valuable decisions. 

Admission Requirements

Admission Process

Student perspective

QTEM students, Alexander and Francesco, highlight what they believe makes the QTEM Masters Network a unique programme that prepares students for a successful career in today's cosmopolitan environment.

Student perspective

Faculty perspective

Dean Master and Associate Professor, Janicke Rasmussen, explains what makes the QTEM Master different from all other programmes at BI. Dr. Rasmussen highlights the unique aspects that make the degree special to students aiming to succeed in an international environment. 

Faculty perspective


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In order to apply for admission to the Master of Science in Business - QTEM Masters Network programme, please first select a major:

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