From Science to Business - Concepts in Biotechnology

  • 7.5 credits
  • Advanced level
  • Main field of study: Bioentrepreneurship
  • Department of Learning, Informatics, Management and Ethics

Are you interested in entrepreneurship and innovation? Want to learn more? This course provides you with an overview of the development and management of companies in the biotech industry focusing on the commercialization of research-based discoveries. You will meet both national and international speakers with experience of starting, managing and developing research-based companies. Competence is the key to the future of the Swedish life science industry. Would you like to take part in this?

Spring 2017

  • Part time (75%), Lecturing in the evening
  • Study location: Solna
  • 27 March 2017 - 12 May 2017
  • Language: English
  • Application deadline: 17 October 2016
  • Application code: KI-12001


The application is made through University Admissions in Sweden. The online application opens 15 September 2016.

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Specific entry requirements

A minimum of 120 credits. And proficiency in English equivalent to English B/English 6.


The selection is based on the number of academic credits that the applicant has acquired from previous studies (30-285 cr).


If you have citizenship within the EU/EEA, or Switzerland, you are not required to pay application or tuition fees. For further details:

Application fee

900 SEK

Tuition fee

Total amount: 25 000 SEK
First instalment: 25 000 SEK
Payment of fees


For more information about the course and its outline, please contact Liisa Olsson , , +46 8 524 872 37

If you have questions about application and admission procedures please visit

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