International Students

Incoming Exchange Programme

Choose BI in Oslo as your exchange destination for a unique and unforgettable experience. Add an international dimension to your degree.

STUDENT EXCHANGE PROGRAMME AT A GLANCE

  • Join us for one or two semesters
  • Choose from a wide range of courses taught in English
  • Undergraduate and graduate level
  • Explore Oslo and Norway
  • Extensive social programme
  • Get to know the Scandinavian way of doing business


"A stylish and flavorful taste of the business world, where you can build up your ambitions, knowledge and personality. In a word: career."
- Riccardo Cocchini from the University of Bologna in Italy

Courses for exchange students

Incoming exchange and Free Mover students can choose from a wide range of courses taught in English. 

Course lists

Course lists for exchange and Free Mover students are updated for each semester.

Workload and credits

At BI Norwegian Business School, 30 ECTS make up a full semester workload.

Master level courses are normally 6 ECTS each. For a full semester workload, Master students must choose 5 courses. Master students are also allowed to enroll in Bachelor-level courses.

Bachelor level courses are normally 7,5 ECTS each. For a full semester workload, Bachelor students must choose 4 courses. Bachelor students are not allowed to enroll in Master-level courses.

Application process

Practical information

Do I need a visa? Where will I stay? How expensive is Oslo? Am I allowed to work in Norway?

Housing for international students

Housing guarantee for international students

Free mover

Contact the International Office 

Please don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any questions or would like further information.