In the midst of this last intense week of thesis writing, I am realizing that my stay in Dublin quickly is coming to an end. This inescapable fact is making me feel quite melancholic. Although there are always those things you miss about home… swedish pastries to the fika, swedish summer, a working public transport system… Read More Final report from Ireland
I just realized it’s almost May! How can this be? It feels like it was just a couple of weeks ago that I was sitting at my desk at the lab, writing on the introduction to my thesis and thinking “Wow, I’ve already written a lot! Got a good head start”. But now I’m starting to… Read More Panic – the kick I need
Today is the day when the results from the first selection round to the master programmes are presented at universityadmissions.se and as you can figure out from the title of this post, I am soooooo happy right now. I got accepted to my first choise, the general Master programme in Biomedicine at KI. I really wanted… Read More Admitted to the Master Programme in Biomedicine at KI!
Every year on the 17th of March, St Patrick’s day is celebrated in several places around the world. But… I don’t think anyone celebrate it as hard as the irish. Here, it’s a national holiday (also referred to as a bank holiday) and means that you don’t have to show up for work/school. But the… Read More My Dublin Adventure: St Patrick’s Day
Geez, I can’t believe I’ve been in Dublin for over a month! And apparently I’ve been too busy to remember to write about my journey here. When I first arrived in Dublin my first impression was: rain. Ireland was living up to its reputation already. Although I knew it was going to be warmer and… Read More My Dublin adventure, part 1
Hi y’all! Hope you’ve had a great holiday. I’ve been doing the mandatory slacking off over christmas, assuming a horizontal position on my mother’s couch while being provided with an excellent selection of glögg and lussebullar. And, as mentioned before, I spent new years in Amsterdam with Sofia and a couple of other friends. Awesome times. But… Read More Master programme application
Hi again! I feel like my last post about the internationalization of the Bachelor’s programme in biomedicine needs to be expanded a bit in terms of programme outline and such. Before actually starting the first semester, the whole class goes on a 3-day trip to Barnens Ö, an island in the north part of the Stockholm archipelago.… Read More A closer look into the Bachelor’s Programme in Biomedicine
Hi there all prospective students of Karolinska Institutet! (and everyone else of course). My name is Lovisa and I am a student in the fifth semester at the Bachelor’s programme in Biomedicine here at KI. I am born and raised in Stockholm, Sweden so I dare say I am quite familiar with this city and… Read More The Bachelor’s programme in Biomedicine is going global!