The School of Business and Law offers bachelor’s, master’s and PhD programmes, and gives future professionals and executives a solid background for working in business, international management, technology management, accounting and auditing, tourism and product development, and law.
Depending on the chosen educational level and concentration, candidates obtain a high level of theoretical competence in economics, finance, management, strategy, innovation, accounting, marketing, organisational theory, HR, social science methods or laws and regulations.
MSc in Business Administration has two specialisations entirely taught in English: International Management and Financial Economics. The Executive MBA will also be offered in English. In addition, the school offers a variety of courses in English for incoming exchange students each semester. The PhD specialisation in International Management is in English and recruits internationally.
The school’s international profile is reflected in instruction and research cooperation as well as in all other activities. A wide range of exchange programmes is available for UiA students and staff at universities abroad.
The school cooperates extensively both with industry and the public sector. Many of the professors have professional background from business, and the school also invites guest lecturers from companies in the region. The students benefit from this collaboration with local enterprises when writing their thesis.