Department of Strategy

The department of Strategy is a leading innovative institution that develops and disseminates expertise in corporate business models, development and growth.

The Department of Strategy collaborates with a number of businesses, and has several ongoing research projects. Three research centres are affliated with the department. The research centres stimulate interdisciplinary collaboration with the business industry.

Head of Department, Professor

Randi Lunnan

Department of Strategy and Entrepreneurship


Tove Orheim
Head of Administration

Administration: +47 46 41 04 56

BI Norwegian Business School
Nydalsveien 37
N-0484 Oslo

Swith board: +47 46 41 00 00

The Department of Strategy holds 2 endowed professorships sponsored by the business community. In autumn 2015, the department signed an agreement to institute a further 2 new endowed professorships with the building industry as a partner.

Endowed professorships drive BI to maintain communication with key players in the Norwegian business industry and has resulted in several relevant business programmes and research projects for the involved enterprises.

  • Tom Wilhelmsen’s foundation professorship - Professor Torger Reve.
  • Telenor’s professorship of International Strategy and Management - Professor Øystein Fjeldstad.
  • Professorship of efficient building processes - Professor Ragnhild Kvålshaugen.

Bachelor's and master's programmes, Executive training and Ph.D.

The department has courses on both bachelor, master and doctoral level, as well as the experience-based executive courses. Our professional staff have extensive experience in teaching for executives in MBA and Master of management courses in Management and at renowned partner institutions abroad, such as Fudan University in Shanghai and Nanyang Technological University in Singapore.

  • Friday, November 4, 2016 - NRK

    Professor: Fornøyd med Siems inntog i Farstad

    Torger Reve say cooperation with a strong Norwegian partner is a good solution

  • Tuesday, November 1, 2016 - Shifter

    Prioriter insentiver for investorene, dropp Oljefondet

    Torger Reve about the Future Manifest for Norwegian entrepreneur

  • Thursday, October 27, 2016 - Adressa

    Den nye generasjonen SAS-fly har lynraskt wifi og bredere seter

    Espen Andersen say its about time SAS buy new and more fuel efficient aircrafts

  • Thursday, September 15, 2016 - Aftenposten

    Kronikk: Norske toppledere på bunn i digitalisering

    Ragnvald Sannes and Espen Andersen say Norwegian managers lag behind in digitalization

Studies and courses

find the program that will take you further

Affiliated Research Centres