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McCombs School of Business BBA and undergraduate iMPA students have the opportunity to study for a summer or semester at the BI Norwegian School of Management. BI is a leading institution in Norway in finance, strategic management, marketing, and entrepreneurship. With 18,200 students, BI ranks among the top 35 business schools in Europe and within the 100 best schools in the world. Located in Oslo, the cultural capital of Norway with a half a million residents, the city offers a rich cultural scene. Norway is one of the least densely populated countries in Europe, with a population of just 4.7 million.

Students take regular university courses with students from the host country. There is no prior language requirement, as a wide selection of courses is taught in English. Participants earn regular UT in-residence credit. All grades earned for the courses undertaken are computed into the official UT-Austin GPA.


Area(s) of Study

  • Accounting
  • European Studies
  • Management
  • Operations Management
  • Business Administration
  • Finance
  • Management Information Systems
  • Public Relations
  • Economics
  • International Business
  • Marketing
  • Statistics

Sponsored by McCombs School of Business

Academic Information

Courses are taught in English but students with sufficient knowledge of the Scandinavian language may also attend classes held in Norwegian. Class core, business and some non-business electives are available. Norwegian language courses are also available for a fee. Summer Program Info is the 2nd Brochure link "Additional Resources."

Language(s) of Instruction

English and Norwegian


Service Learning/Internship

  • Service Learning - No
  • Internship - No


University on-campus housing is available. It is highly encouraged that students apply for university housing once they have been admitted as exchange/study abroad student.

Open To

McCombs School of Business - Undergraduate

Program Cost

Students pay a $75 application fee, $500 Exchange Admin fee, and regular UT tuition for their semester exchange. Students are responsible for airfare, passport/VISA, housing, transportation, and costs of living. Participants pay required emergency health insurance coverage at $19 per week. Financial aid and scholarships can be used.


- Spring
  • Program: January 9, 2023 to June 17, 2023
  • Instructional: January 9, 2023 to April 28, 2023
  • Priority Deadline: March 8, 2021
  • Final Deadline: October 1, 2021
- Fall
  • Program: August 15, 2022 to December 23, 2022
  • Instructional: August 22, 2022 to December 23, 2022
  • Priority Deadline: March 1, 2022
  • Final Deadline: March 1, 2022

Application Code


Program Coordinator

Joshua T Rucker

Additional Resources

Program Website
Peer Evaluations
Program Dates

Next Step

Learn more by attending a BBA International Programs general information session. Students must attend an information session prior to meeting BBA International Programs Coordinator for an advising appointment.

Program information above is subject to change