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Digital Startups

  • Number of credits 15 Credits
  • Level Master’s level
  • Starting Autumn Term 2021

About the course

In this course, the participants will gain insight into how digital entrepreneurs start companies and build the toolbox necessary for building a successful venture. The participants will become acquainted with the tools and practices of the digital entrepreneur and will learn how to develop as well as critically analyse and assess business ideas, business models and business plans. The course is aimed towards those students that one day will start their own digital startup, as well as towards those students that one day will work at or together with digital startups. The importance of being able to critically evaluate business ideas, business models and business plans is therefore an extensive part of the course. The course addresses critical digital startup planning and building skills.

Application and eligibility

Digital Startups, 15 hp

Visa tillfällen för föregående termin Autumn Term 2021 Det finns inga senare terminer för kursen

Starts

2 November 2021

Ends

16 January 2022

Study location

Umeå

Language

English

Type of studies

Daytime, 100%

Required Knowledge

Admission to the course requires 90 credits in informatics, computer science, business administration, media and communication studies, pedagogics, psychology, political science or sociology (or equivalent competence). Also required is English A

Selection

Academic credits Applicants in some programs at Umeå University have guaranteed admission to this course. The number of places for a single course may therefore be limited.

Application code

UMU-F2752

Application

Online applications are now open. You will be transferred to Universityadmissions.se. Application deadline is 15 January 2021.

Application and Tuition fees

As a citizen of a country outside the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, you are required to pay application and tuition fees for studies at Umeå University.

Application fee

SEK900

Tuition fee, first instalment

SEK35,700

Total fee

SEK35,700

Contact us

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Course is given by
Department of Informatics
Contact person for the course is:
Studentsupport