Specialisation in Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Course plan

Below you will find an overview of the courses included in the programme and when they are offered.

Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Click on the course title to read the course description. Please note that courses are subject to change.

Course Semester
Research Design and Methodological Choices Autumn 19
Qualitative Methods: Data and Analysis Spring 19
Spring 20
Spring 21
Quantitative Research Methods: Multivariate Statistics Spring 19
Spring 20
Spring 21
The Innovative Firm  
Geography of innovation: Innovation Systems and Cluster (UiA)  
Innovation Research – from origin to current frontier (NTNU)  
Foundation and Perspectives in Entrepreneurship Research (UiN)  
Innovation in Projects and Networks  
Public- Private Partnership in Research and Innovation (UiO)  
Management, Strategy and Innovation (NTNU)  
Economics of Innovation (UiO)  
Business Model Innovation and Design Thinking (NTNU, NHH)  
Innovation and Sustainability Transition (UiT)  
Innovation and Entrepreneurship for Sustainability  


Specialisation courses for the BI's PhD programme in Innovation and Entrepreneurship are offered by NORSI - Norwegian Research School in Innovation.

NORSI is a network-based research school that consist of ten partner institutions: BI, CIRCLE, Lund University, HIL, NHH, Nord University, NTNU, UiA, UiO, UiS, and UiT.  NORSI is available to PhD students admitted to an innovation oriented PhD programme at any of the NORSI institutions and other Norwegian PhD granting institutions.

For more information about the NORSI Research School, please visit norsi.no.