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Healthy Entrepreneurship and Innovation

This course is open for applications. See how to apply here.

The objective of this course is to introduce the students to need driven innovation, entrepreneurship and value creation to increase health inspired by the UN’s Sustainable Development Goal - Number 3   

Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages.”

The course will enable the students to use methods from entrepreneurship and apply innovative skills on top on their individual academic and professional skills and knowledge. Thus, increase their possibility of creating impact in society in a much broader sense than inventing products or establishment of new companies. The two-week course will include theories and well establish methodology combined with hands on practice inspired from start-up’s, design and “tools” from Design Thinking.

The course inspires students to an entrepreneurial and innovative approach in many settings such as their primary study programme, research, clinical practice, the industry and of course also start-ups.  

Exam info and full course description

Exam info and full course description can be found in the course catalogue.  

Admission Requirements

Course specific:

3-4 years studies within medicine or other related education  

General:

Exchange Students: nomination from your home university

Freemovers: documentation for English Language proficiency

You can read more about the admission here.

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