Health Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Practice 2019/2020 (5 credits)

Summer 2019, 100 %, Campus

Start date: 22 July 2019

End date: 9 August 2019

Application Deadline: 15 March 2019

Enrolment Code: UU-43606 Application

Language of Instruction: English

Location: Uppsala

Selection: Higher education credits (maximum 285 credits)

Entry Requirements: A minimum of 150 credits. English proficiency, normally attested by means of an internationally recognised test such as TOEFL or IELTS.


If you are not a citizen of a European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA) country, or Switzerland, you are required to pay application or tuition fees. Formal exchange students will be exempted from tuition fees, as well as the application fee. Read more about fees.

Application Fee: SEK 900

Tuition fee, first semester: SEK 12083

Tuition fee, total: SEK 12083

About the course:

The course aims at providing in-depth knowledge about health innovation and entrepreneurship, as well as skills to develop innovative solutions to challenges with relevance to health, health care and quality of life. Interdisciplinary teams of course participants will, in association with stakeholders, identify needs-based problems and in dialogue with target groups (public and patient involvement, PPI) develop solutions for identified problems. Feedback on process and proposed solutions are given by teachers and mentors, course participants (peer learning) and the potential end-users.

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Department of Medical Biochemistry and Microbiology

BMC Husargatan 3 752 37 UPPSALA

Box 582, 751 23 UPPSALA

Telephone: 018-471 4444

Fax: 018-471 4673


Margareta Krabbe