Do you manage time or do time manage you?

30 September 2019

Time is a resource that we all have. What makes us different from one another is HOW we use the time.
So, if you find that your work is piling up and you get stressed by all the thing you do not find time to do? Then you need to get in control of time.
Learn a number of useful tools to prioritize your time right, sharpen your concentration, avoid procrastination and break down large and complex processes into manageable actions.
The purpose of the course is to give the participants the opportunity to efficiently utilize their own time resources even better. The course presents a number of tools for prioritizing work tasks and plan more efficiently.

Target group

Everyone who needs better tools to manage time and enhance personal efficiency.

Course content

  • Proactive vs. Reactive
  • Set goals and reach them
  • Priority
  • Planning
  • Motivation and concentration
  • Time management / time tracking
  • Know your time-wasters


0.5 for participation


Mads Lønnerup from

Course location

The Faculty of Social Sciences, Øster Farimagsgade 5, 1353 Copenhagen K, Room: 22.0.19

Max. number of participants: 20

Registration deadline: Please register via this link no later than 26 August 2019: /samf-sites/fak-sites/samffak/phd-skolen/english/courses/registration-form/do_you_manage_time/ 

The course is primarily for PhD students from the Faculty of Social Sciences, Copenhagen University. However, as there are a limited number of places, we may not be able to accommodate all registrations. Applicants will be notified via email as soon as possible after the registration deadline. If there are places available after admitting PhD students from the Faculty of Social Sciences, Copenhagen University, the places will be allocated to registered PhD students from other Faculties/Universities on a first-come, first-served basis.