Courses and meetings

COURSE: Basic research project management

COURSE: Basic research project management

Basic introduction to project management with emphasis on the distinctiveness of a research project. There will be a three day course for postdoctoral fellows and young researchers in 2021. The article provides information about the course content, dates and how to register. Information in Norwegian.

COURSE: Management of the PhD project (New code: IND400 replaces FORN400), 2 ECTS

COURSE: Management of the PhD project (New code: IND400 replaces FORN400), 2 ECTS

Learn how to best manage your PhD project. The course in project management (IND400) is for PhD candidates, research programme students and specialist candidates. The course is set up for the dates 15-16 November and 29 November 2021. Information in Norwegian.

COURSE: Presentation skills

COURSE: Presentation skills

NMBU presentation skills course for PhD candidates, post docs and for academic employees will run on several dates throughout the year. The course is a one whole day activity (09:15-15:30). Course date: 2 June 2021. Information in Norwegian.

WEBINAR: Academic writing for PhD candidates, post docs and supervisors

WEBINAR: Academic writing for PhD candidates, post docs and supervisors

Find dates for the webinars in the article below, or go to the Writing Centre Calendar to read about the webinars.
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COURSE: Research Data Management and Data Management Plans (DMPs) (3 hrs)

COURSE: Research Data Management and Data Management Plans (DMPs) (3 hrs)

In this course you will learn about research data management and how to fill in a Data Management Plan (DMP). Two courses were held on 8 April, and the duration for each course is 3 hours (one in English and one in Norwegian language). Course date autumn 2021: 27 October. Information in Norwegian. 

COURSE: Handling personal data in research and Data Management Plans (5 hrs)

COURSE: Handling personal data in research and Data Management Plans (5 hrs)

This course focuses on the Personal Data Act in research and how to handle research data with personal information. In addition you will gain knowledge about research data management and how to fill in a Data Management Plan (DMP). Date for the course autumn 2021: 28 October. Information in Norwegian. 

COURSE: Life Science data management

COURSE: Life Science data management

ELIXIR Norway, Digital Life Norway and NMBU Research Support Office is organising a Data Management Plan (DMP) workshop at NMBU 9 and 10 March 2021. The intended audience are researchers (PhD candidates, Post Doctoral Fellows, Researchers, Associate Professors and Professors) working within the life sciences field.  

NOVA University Network

NOVA University Network

NMBU is a part of the Nordic Forestry, Veterinary and Agricultural University Network (NOVA). The NOVA network offers courses for PhD candidates and specialist candidates in veterinary medicine etc.

E-learning: Storing and archiving research data and Data Management Plans

E-learning: Storing and archiving research data and Data Management Plans

In this course you will learn about how to store research data in ongoing research projects, how to archive data at the time of publishing and how data can be made available. You will also learn about how to write a data management plan (DMP).

COURSE: Basic statistics (MOOC)

COURSE: Basic statistics (MOOC)

What is statistics? What can we use it for? How can I analyze my data? This course is for those requiring introduction or repetition of basic statistics. Read more here.

SERVICE: The Career Centre

SERVICE: The Career Centre

Finalizing your PhD education means that you soon will be applying for jobs. You will need to get inspired on how the approach the job market in Norway, some of you also outside academia. 

Information for new PhD candidates

Information for new PhD candidates

This web page provides information that may be of use for new NMBU PhD candidates. Meetings and seminars for PhD candidates who have just started their education will be organised on faculty level.

SERVICE: Learn to use "Oria" and "EndNote"

SERVICE: Learn to use "Oria" and "EndNote"

Learn effective and safe literature searching and how to use a reference tool to cite correctly. Find a course in the University Library course calendar. Check out the Library homepage for all services.