ENERGHY: Global Health Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Health innovation is a leading business sector driving prosperity worldwide. The new era of healthcare professionals faces critical global health challenges comprised in the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG), the Green Deal and the NextGenerationEU.

This ten-day Summer School empowers postgraduate students, researchers and young professionals to create new business models with global citizen-centric solutions aimed at democratising health.

Applications for the 2022 edition are currently closed.

What you get

Curriculum details

Over the course of the programme, you will cover:

  • Challenges in global health
  • Needs-led innovation
  • Innovation for health equity
  • Moving to smart health
  • Market discovery validation: building successful value propositions
  • Start-up your business: product development and business design
  • Start-up your business: financials and investment
  • Pitching: coaching and elaboration

Key details


Online, in English

Key Dates:

  • Registration Deadline: 27 June 2022
  • Course takes place: 4-15 July 2022


10 working days in two weeks
Monday-Friday, 9AM-6PM


€525 plus university taxes. Tuition scholarships available for applicants from low- and middle-income countries


Three European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System (3 ECTS) credits by the University of Barcelona and TopEd network

Who should apply

We are looking for the following people motivated to lead change in global health coming from a different discipline:

  • Undergraduate students in their last year
  • MSc and PhD graduates or students
  • Postdoctoral researchers
  • Young entrepreneurs and professionals 

Please note that fluency in English is required.

Ready to register?

Applications for the 2022 edition are currently clised. Take a look to our other programmes to find your right fit.


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