Apply for the Double Degree programme

Apply for the Double Degree programme

The application deadline is 1 November 2020. Søknadsweb (Application web) opens on 5 October 2020.

How to apply

Apply online in Søknadsweb (Application web) between 5 October and 1 November and submit the required documents (see below).

Eligible applicants will be invited for an application interview in late November.

Admission results will be announced in late January. Some partners require an additional application interview for the final selection.

Enter søknadsweb to Apply (from 5 Oct)

Who can apply?

  • First semester students in the NHH Master of Science in Economics and Business Administration (MSc/MØA) programme - with any major
  • Bachelor students in their final year at NHH
  • GPA average must be above C

Please note that students in the Accounting and Auditing (MRR) programme are not eligible to apply for the Double Degree programme.

Required documents

Upload the following documents to your Søknadsweb application:

  1. An official transcript of grades from your Bachelor's Degree (if not from NHH)
  2. Letter of motivation
    • Maximum one page
    • Should include your academic and personal motivation for applying to the Double Degree programme, and
    • must address your motivation for applying to the specific institutions and study programmes
  3. Curriculum Vitae/resumé
  4. Documentation of English proficiency
    • See additional information below.

Language requirements

You need a very good command of the English language to be eligible for the Double Degree Programme. You can prove to meet this standard:

  • if your native language is English,
  • if you have completed a bachelor's degree fully taught in English, or
  • if you have a valid TOEFL or IELTS test (see minimum scores below, max. 2 years old). Upload a PDF copy of your results in the application.

You can take an ITP TOEFL test at NHH, dates will be announced later.

The minimum standard for test scores that NHH accepts are:

TOEFL (total scores)

  • ITP: 600 
  • Computer-based: 233
  • Internet-based: 90
  • For students applying for the Double Degree Programme at the University of Queensland or Louvain School of Management, the TOEFL requirement is 100.

IELTS:

  • 6.5
  • For students applying for the Double Degree Programme at the University of Queensland or Louvain School of Management, the IELTS requirement is 7.

TOEFL/IELTS test results are valid for two years.

More information on the TOEFL test

More information on the IELTS test

Other language requirements

All our Double Degree programmes are taught in English. Knowledge of the local language of the host country will be considered an advantage but is not a requirement.

Selection criteria

  • Good academic standing (GPA above C, including the autumn semester of 2020)
  • Motivation (academic and personal) for the Double Degree programme and the specific institutions and study programmes
  • Personal aptitude 
  • International experience
  • Language skills

Contact us

Phone
+4755959300
Email
double-degree@nhh.no