New manager at KI

This program targets new managers at KI with at delegated managerial responsibility.

Congratulations to your new role!

As a manager, you will face many different situations and responsibilities. The basis for a sustainable and efficient manager is to understand the managerial assignment, the leadership required and the organizational conditions. The purpose of this program is to make you feel comfortable in your new role and your future career as a manager.


Program goal

To provide new managers at KI a deeper understanding of the organisation and its context as well as their managerial assignment and the role as leaders.  

The program focuses on "organizational leadership" in KI`s leadership competency model. 

Program content

Fall 2022 - spring 2023

Note that the hours might be subject to change. 

Theme 1 (part 1): Program introduction, KI´s core values & strategy 2030
Date: Sept 20th at 09.00 - 12.30
Room: Zoom (digital)

Theme 1 (part 2): Introduction to leadership at KI
Date: Sept 21st at 09.00 - 12.30
Room: Zoom (digital)

Theme 2: Working in a public organisation 
Date: Oct 12th at 09.00 - 12.30
Room: Zoom

Theme 3: Integration of equality, equal terms & discrimination 
Date: Oct 25th at 09.00 - 12.30
Room: Zoom
*Formerly 7: Integration of equality, equal terms & discrimination

Theme 4: Economics
Date: Nov 23rd at 09.00 - 12.30
Room: Zoom

Theme 5: Purchase & public procurement
Date: Dec 14th at 09.00 - 11.30 
Room: Zoom

Theme 6: Communication
Date: Jan 11th 2023 at 09.00 - 12.30
Room:  Zoom

Theme 7: Employment conditions & the role as employer 
Date: Jan 25th 2023 at 09.00 - 15.00
*Formerly Theme 3: Employment conditions & the role as employer

Theme 8 (part one): Secondary occupations
Date: Feb 15th at 09.00 - 10.30
Room: Zoom

Theme 8 (part two): Research Support
Date: Feb 15th at 10.30 - 12.00
Room: Zoom

Grand Finale: New manager at KI/ Ny som chef på KI
Date: Feb 15th at 09.00 - 10.30
Room: Zoom


Target group

New managers at KI with a delegated, or upcoming delegation of managerial responsibility.

Program layout

Please note that this fall the themes might be held digitally through Zoom depending on the pandemic.

The program encompasses 8 themes between September 2022 to March 2023. All themes include digital material that is to be prepared before the session. You will find the material in KI´s learning management system Canvas. In Canvas, you will find information about each theme, the course material and exercices. You get access to the system just before the course starts. 

Parallel to the English program, there is a Swedish version. You are welcome to join the Swedish session if that is beneficial to you and the language requirements are met. If you wish to attend a Swedish session, it is important that you notify the course administration in due time.

Register here please

Note that the registration is binding.


You are more than welcome to contact us for questions! 

Julia Linder