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Economics and Business

Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU)

36 months
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About

The Economics and Business programme of the Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU) is offered at the School of Economics and Business.

Overview

The PhD programme in Economics and Business is located at the School of Economics and Business, Norwegian University of Life Sciences.

"Economics and business" is interpreted in a broad sense to include, inter alia, entrepreneurship, innovation and organizational theory.

The aim of the Economics and Business programme of the Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU) is to qualify candidates for research of international standard within all the department’s subject areas, and for other work that require scientific insight and analytical thinking and skills.

PhD students learn to work in accordance with recognized principles of academic and research ethics.

Job opportunities

The PhD programme in Economics and Business shall qualify candidates for research of international standard within all the department’s subject areas, and for other work where there are high demands on scientific insight and analytical thinking. Students must learn to work in accordance with recognised principles of academic and research ethics.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Ethics and Philosophy of Science
  • Microeconomic Theory
  • Topics in environmental economics
  • Development Economics: Methods and Policy Analysis
  • Climate Economics
  • Intellectual Property Rights

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Credits

180 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

The application must contain:

  • Certified diplomas from the education on which admission will be based
  • Documentation of written and oral English skills
  • A simplified project description (as an appendix)
  • An account of the necessary infrastructure
  • A request to use a language other than English or Norwegian in the thesis, if relevant
  • A proposal for a principal supervisor and co-supervisor(s)
  • A list of sources of funding

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 36 months.

Since NMBU is a publicly funded state university, there are no tuition fees. However, most students must pay a small semester fee.

Living costs for Ås

9420 - 15000 NOK /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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