PhD Courses

The PhD courses can be taken at NMBU or other universities. The courses can be at either the 300 or 400-levels at NMBU, or the equivalent if taken at institutions outside NMBU. It is recommended that at least 30 ECTS are at 400-level (PhD courses). See supplementary PhD regulations.

400-level courses offered by the School of Economics and Business:

There are also a number of 300-level courses in economics or business that may be relevant.

Courses can be taken outside NMBU if they meet the required standards. Previous and current PhD students have taken courses at, inter alia, these institutions:

  • Dept. of Economics, University of Oslo
  • BI Norwegian Business School, Oslo 
  • NHH Norwegian School of Economics
  • School of Business, Economics and Law, University of Gothenburg, Sweden

Several PhD courses are each year offered through the National Research School in Business Economics and Administration.

PhD students that spend 1-2 semesters at a foreign university take a significant share of the required course credits at that university.

Published 27. March 2017 - 11:20 - Updated 15. April 2021 - 14:22