Health Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Practice 2020/2021 (5 credits)

Summer 2020, 100 %, Campus

Start date: 20 July 2020

End date: 7 August 2020

Application Deadline: 16 March 2020

Enrolment Code: UU-43100 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 Women's and Children's Health

MTC-huset, Dag Hammarskjölds väg 14B, 1 tr 752 37 Uppsala

Akademiska sjukhuset, 751 85 UPPSALA

Fax: 018-611 5583