Entrepreneurship, Innovation EcoSystems and Science Parks

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Entrepreneurship, Innovation ECOSystems and Science Parks


This tailor-made programme for Indonesia-based actors aims to build capacity to develop and implement National Innovation Systems for participants with a mandate to initiate organisational change. This programme is given by Lund University in collaboration with key actors from the Swedish National and Regional Innovation System.


Short term, the programme aims to increase participants’ knowledge and understanding of National Innovation Systems as well as international and national networks.

The knowledge, in turn, contributes to the mid-term objectives, to initiate projects that contribute to the development of the Indonesian Innovation Systems and give participants the possibility to establish new collaborations with Swedish partners from both the private and public sectors. During the programme, the participants develop projects that contribute to institutional and organisational change processes in order to increase the organisational efficiency and effectiveness of their home organisiations.

Long-term, the progamme aims to increase the capacity on a national level in Indonesia to realise and implement Innovation Systems.

The program is only given upon request from an organisation.


Both local and regional Indonesian organisations and institutions can nominate candidates, who may be:

  • medium-level managers and others in managerial positions at the Indonesian Ministry of Education, Culture, Research and Technology, and the National Research and Innovation Agency. Applicants should work with policy and development issues as well as implement and coordinate policy for the development of a national innovation system.
  • Other strategically important organisations, institutions and individuals who have the position and ability to apply the knowledge gained from the programme to create organisational change.

Applicants should represent relevant organisations or activities and have clear mandates and active support from management to initiate organisational change. Each participant will initiate and develop processes in line with the programme objectives.


The programme spans a 13-month period both online and at Lund University in Sweden and concludes with a follow-up seminar in Indonesia.

Phase 1: Preparatory work - online, 1 month
Phase 2: 4 week course in Sweden at Lund University including lecturers, workshops, case studies, study visits both in the Lund/Malmö region and in Stockholm.  
Phase 3: Project work – online, 6 months
Phase 4: 1 week follow-up seminar in Indonesia with relevant stakeholders such as academics, researchers, central and regional government agencies, science and technology leaders, decision makers, industry representatives, etc.
Phase 5: Project work – online, 4 months
Phase 6: 1 week mentor visits to the project site


The commissioning party covers the costs of:

  • Participation and training such as lectures, literature, documentation, mentorship, study tours and certain social activities
  • Accommodation including board and lodging
  • International travel to and from Sweden

All personal expenses are to be covered by the participants themselves.
Upon arrival in Sweden, participants will be greeted and picked up at the airport for joint transportation to the hotel.


Academic bachelor's degree and work experience. The programme is in English and requires high English langauge proficiency. Applicants should be nominated by their workplace.
The program is only given upon request from an organisation.

Programme Dates

The programme starts with an online preparatory phase. The training in Sweden, Lund University, is carried out over 4 weeks.
A one week follow-up seminar is carried out in Indonesia.
Project work on site and mentorship both on site and online will be carried out throughout the programme. In total, the programme spans 13 months.


The programme is a combination of online and on site in Sweden and in Indonesia.

Number of participants

Each batch can include maximum 25 participants


For any queries please contact Maria Flores, 
Lund University Commissioned Education
Lund University Commissioned Education (LUCE) is Lund University's department for commissioned education and competence development for professionals. With the latest science as a base we develop and sell courses, programs and seminars in a close cooperation with organizations, companies and local, nationall and international authorities. Our educations are performed by teachers and scientists at Lund University - a guarantee for subject-related width, scientific depth and modern pedagogy. You're welcome to contact us for more information! Phone 046 - 222 0707 or send a mail to either info@education.lu.se or Lund University Commissioned Education Box 117, 221 00 Lund.