Geography of innovation: Innovation systems and clusters

Date: 13 - 17 February 2017
Location: Location: University of Stavanger; ECTS granting institution: University of Agder


Foundation and Perspectives in Entrepreneurship Research

Date: 13- 17 March 2017
Location: Nord University - Bodø, Norway


Innovative Firm

Date: Part 1: 22 - 24 May, Part 2: 12-14 June 2017
Location: BI - Norwegian Business School



Innovation in Projects and Networks

Date: 1 Part: 4-6 September and 2 Part: 25-27 September 2017
Location: BI - Norwegian Business School


Research, Innovation and Impact (TIK9024 )

Date: 27 November – 1 December 2017
Location: UiO-TIK Centre for Technology, Innovation and Culture


Meta-analysis: Beyond data synthesis (Course cancelled)

Date: 23-25 October 2017 (cancelled)
Location: Nord University



Innovation Management

Date: 22 - 26 January 2018
Location: NTNU


Economics of innovation

Date: UiO- TiK
Location: 16-20 April 2018


Business Model Innovation and Design Thinking

Date: Spring 2018
Location: NHH - NTNU


Innovation and Sustainability Transition

Date: 25-29 June 2018
Location: UiT - The Arctic University; ECTS ganting institution: UiT; Organizational institutions: UiT,CIRCLE and UiO-TIC

2016 Fall


Quantitative Methods for Innovation Research

Date: 5-9 December
Location: CIRCLE


Innovation Research – From Origin to Current Frontier

Date: 26-29 September / 19-21 October
Location: BI Norwegian Business School / NTNU - Trondheim


Innovation in private and public sector services (INTOP)

Date: 14-18 November
Location: Lillehammer University College


Understanding Technological and Industrial Transformation Processes

Date: 14-18 November
Location: University of Oslo

Useful information

NORSI Course portefolio

Please see list on this page for upcoming NORSI courses. Each course has its own page. This is a preliminary schedule subject to change.

All courses are 7,5 ECTS if not otherwise noted.

NORSI offers both core and partner courses. NORSI organizes the core courses, while the partner courses are recommended by NORSI but fully organized by one of the NORSI partners that will only receive partial suppor.

Students will not receive travel funding for partner courses.

All NORSI courses are hosted by Norway’s leading academic institutions. To apply for a course, the student must follow the application process and requirements of the course granting academic institution. When limited spaces, NORSI students and/or students from NORSI partners institutions or other Norwegian universities are given priority.  Most NORSI courses gives 7,5 ECTS and are one-week intensive courses. The courses are lectured by leading experts within the innovation field.

Info non-NORSI students: External PhD students who wish to participate in a NORSI course are welcome to apply for course admission. External candidates might have to pay a minimal course fee. Travel and accommodation are not covered for external students. However, most meals in conjunction with the course are included in the minimal course fee.  Before applying, please contact NORSI project coordinator Birte Horn-Hanssen for specific information and details about each course

External courses

Previous NORSI-PING courses