PhD courses

Last changed: 14 September 2021

The Department offers courses all year round. Reoccurring courses are for instance; Stated Preference Method and R programming. The research school ECOS and CERE also offers courses. See current courses below.

R - Basic and Advanced courses

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Department courses

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Fly in to Umeå Airport (with SAS, Norwegian or BRA).
Take the train (SJ) that stops at Campus, Östra Station.
Take the boat (Wasaline) from Vaasa Finland and then a bus to downtown Umeå.

Campus is situated about half an hour walk from downtown Umeå.

How to get to SLU Umeå.

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