PhD courses within the Swedish Research School of Management and IT

The Swedish Research School of Management and IT offers PhD courses for PhD students from the research school as well as for other PhD students who are interested.

For PhD students who are partially funded by or associated to the research school, there are four obligatory courses within the research school:

  • Perspectives on Science and Research, given at Uppsala University during the autumn.
  • Seminars and Thesis Work, given at Uppsala University during the autumn.
  • Research in Information Systems and Informatics, given at Uppsala University and Lund University during the spring.
  • Research on Information Technology in Organization and Management, given at Uppsala University, Stockholm University and Karlstad University (replaces Management, Organisation and ICT).

The PhD students are also recommended to take other courses which are offered within the research school.

Coming PhD courses

Table of contents:

Perspectives on science and research

The course is given during the autumn and is obligatory for PhD students within the Swedish Research School of Managent and IT (MIT).

Perspectives on Science and Research - FHS0021 (7,5 hp)

The course will be given in English in Uppsala 31/8-27/9 2023.

Course director: Professor Fredrik Tell.

The course is given by the Department of Business Studies, Uppsala University.

The course is obligatory for PhD students within the SUBS-program and within the Swedish Research School of Management IT (MIT) and since there is a limited number of students who can attend the course these students are given priority.

Seminars and Thesis Work

The course is given during the autumn and is obligatory for PhD students within the Swedish Research School of Management and IT (MIT).

Seminars and Thesis Work (course page from 2022, a new page for 2023 will come soon) - FHS0040 (7,5 hp)

The course dates have not been confirmed yet, but preliminary the course will be held ca: 23/10-21/11 2023 in Uppsala and the course will be given in English.

Course director: Professor Christina Keller.

The course is given at Uppsala University.

The course is obligatory for PhD students within the Swedish Research School of Management and IT (MIT) and since there is a limited number of students who can attend the course these students are given priority.

Research in Information Systems and Informatics

The course is given during the spring and is obligatory for PhD students within the Swedish Research School of Management and IT (MIT).

Research in Information Systems and Informatics - FHS0091 (7,5 hp).

The course will be given in English in Visby 1-2/2, Lund 19-20/2, Uppsala 4-5/3, and Lund 2-3/4.

Course director: Pär Ågerfalk.

The course is obligatory for PhD students within the Swedish Research School of Management and IT (MIT) and since there is a limited number of students who can attend the course these students are given priority.

Sign up to Research in Information Systems no later than January 15 2024.

Research on Information Technology in Organization and Management (replaces Management, Organisation and ICT)

The course is given during the spring and is obligatory for PhD students within the Swedish Research School of Management and IT (MIT).

Research on Information Technology in Organization and Management  - FSA0002 (7.5 hp).

The course will be given in English in Uppsala 11-12/3, Stockholm 22-23/4, Karlstad 15-16/5 and online 3/6 2024.

Course director: Associate Professor Einar Iveroth, Uppsala University

Other teachers: Jan Lindvall Uppsala University, David Sörhammar Stockholm University, Jan Löwstedt Stockhom University, Peter Magnusson Karlstad University and others.

The course is obligatory for PhD students within the Swedish Research School of Management and IT (MIT) and since there is a limited number of students who can attend the course these students are given priority.

Sign up to Research on Information Technology in Organization and Management no later than February 15 2024.

Qualitative Methods

The course is given during the autumn and  is offered to PhD students within the Swedish Research School of Management and IT (MIT).

Qualitative Methods - FHS0022 (7,5 hp)

The course will be given in English in Uppsala 28/9-27/10 2023.

Course director: Professor Linda Wedlin.

The course is given by the Department of Business Studies, Uppsala University.

The course is obligatory for PhD students at the Department of Business Studies, Uppsala University, and since there is a limited number of students who can attend the course these students are given priority.

Introduction to Multivariate Statistics

The course is given during the autumn and  is offered to PhD students within the Swedish Research School of Management and IT (MIT).

Introduction to Multivariate Statistics - FHS0024 (7,5 hp).

The course will be given in English in Uppsala 1-16/11 2023.

Course director: Professor James Sallis.

The course is given by the Department of Business Studies, Uppsala University.

The course is obligatory for PhD students within the SUBS-program and since there is a limited number of students who can attend the course these students are given priority.

Other couses given by the universities part of the Swedish Research School of Management and IT (MIT)

Integrating sustainability into research (5,0 hp)

The course will be given in English at Uppsala University 22-25/4 2024.

Contact persons: Martin Stojanov, Cristina Ghita & Didem Gurdur Broo

The course is offered to PhD students within the Swedish Research School of Management and IT.

You can apply to the course unitl 9/2 through e-mail to: Martin Stojanov, martin.stojanov@it.uu.se and Cristina Ghita, cristina.ghita@angstrom.uu.se.

Sustainable development - a systems view (5,0 hp)

The course will be given at LTH, Faculty of Engineering (Lund) and starts in January 2024.

Course responsible: Kajsa Ahlgren

The course is offered to PhD students within the Swedish Research School of Management and IT.

You can apply to the course trough e-mail to: kajsa.ahlgren_ode@design.lth.se.

Re-Framing Digitalization (5,0 hp)

The course will be given 22/1 (Västerås), 5/2 (Västerås/online), 19/2 (online) and 8/4 (Västerås) 2024 at Mälardalens University.

Course coordinators: Michela Cozza och Rana Mostaghel

You can apply to the course trough e-mail to: estforskningsadministration@mdu.se.

Frontiers in Digital Innovation Research (7,5 hp)

The course will be give in March-May 2024 including some days at Riksgränsen 18-22/3 2024.

Course leaders: Johan Magnusson University of Gothenburg, Johan Sandberg Umeå University, Anna Essén Stockholm School of Economics

The course is offered to PhD students within the Swedish Research School of Management and IT.

Fuzzy set qualitative comparative analysis (fsQCA) (7,5 hp)

The course will start on 26 January 2024 at Karlstad University in Karlstad.

Course coordinator: Alexandre Sukhov

The course is primarily aimed at PhD students who are late in their studies. The course is aimed at doctoral students at Karlstad University, and is open to doctoral students at other universities depending on availability.

Design Science Research in Information Systems (7,5 hp)

The course is given at Lund University.

Course director: Osama Mansour

The course is offered to PhD students within the Swedish Research School of Management and IT.

Netnography and Big Data (7,5 hp)

The course is given at Karlstad University.

Course directors: Peter Bellström and Sana Rouis Skandrani

The course is offered to PhD students within the Swedish Research School of Management and IT.

Innovation Management Research (7,5 hp)

The course is given at Karlstad University.

Course director: Federico Artusi och Peter Magnusson

The course is offered to PhD students within the Swedish Research School of Management and IT.

Last modified: 2024-01-19