Global Management

Do you want to contribute to developing regional solutions to global challenges? This cross disciplinary study programme aims to educate and develop leaders who understand this complex dynamic. A master’s degree in global management will equip you to lead change and development work, specifically within sustainable blue and green growth. The study programme is also suited to applicants with backgrounds other than economics. The programme is session-based, and comprises a large range of learning activities and interaction. This includes participation in High North Dialogue, the largest international student conference in the Nordic region.

The degree qualifies successful candidates for a broad range of positions within business and government. Our candidates work as managers in corporate social responsibility, strategic planning, as consultants, advisers, auditors, accountants and market analysts. During the course of the programme, the Business School will host both Norwegian and international companies with the purpose of putting our candidates in touch with potential employers.

Application deadline Nordic applicants: April 15
EU applicants: April 1
Non-EU applicants: December 1
Formal prerequisites

Higher education entrance qualification

Documented proficiency in English language

Bachelor's degree or equivalent three/four years of financial and administrative studies. The following requirements for the combination of subjects applies:

A total of 90 credits comprising:

  • a minimum of 30 credits of business: management accounting, financial accounting, finance and investment
  • a minimum of 25 credits administration subjects: organization, marketing, strategy and management
  • a minimum of 15 credits economics: microeconomics, macroeconomics, public finance
  • a minimum of 20 credits methodology: mathematics, statistics, scientific method

Admission requires a good result (laudabilis), ie an average grade of minimum C in the admission basis. For international students minimum 2nd Class, Upper Division/B or equivalent is required.

Tuition No tuition fee
Degree level Master, 2 years
City Bodø
Credits 120.0
Language of teaching English