Hej Hej! Today I want to shed some light on the neuroscience symposium that took place on 23rd March. Often at KI you will find talks being held by the library or symposiums in lecture halls both in Solna and Flemingsberg campuses. The main purpose is to highlight progress or just discuss current research on… Read More Neuroscience symposium at Karolinska Institutet
I live in a student dorm and so in this blog today I want to share some fun experiences I’ve had and why I feel like life in student dorms is totally worth it while in university. The thought of moving out and living on your own would be nerve-racking at first. I get it.… Read More My life in a student dorm so far!
Cell Biology and Genetics is the last course of semester 2 and for this year for the Biomedicine Bachelor students, so here is a quick overview of the course. The course is different to the previous ones we have had so far in the sense that it is broken down into three parts. The first… Read More Cell Biology and Genetics: Course Breakdown
Winter in Stockholm does not have to mean sitting in your room with a cosy blanket and some tea, no matter how appealing that sounds, as there are many other activities that one can do during this cold, cold weather! Winter generally starts from November/December and lasts until February/March, or longer who knows! Here are… Read More 7 things to do during winter in Stockholm
Accomodation in Stockholm is not easy to find as you might have heard a 1000 times before, so a quick recap of possible accomodation options in Stockholm are presented here! KI Housing For international students, the most obvious choice is KI Housing. However, they give priority to exchange students but that doesn’t mean you lose… Read More Accomodation hunt in Stockholm!
Today I hope to tell you about what a lab day is like! Getting an insight into how exactly life as Biomedicine Bachelor student will be is helpful. One of the things you will do quite often are experiments in labs. There will be a lot of “lab days” while studying the Biomedicine Bachelor programme.… Read More A day in the lab of a Biomedicine Bachelor student
The new semester started on 16th of January also known as the spring semester. For the first year Biomedicine Bachelor students, this meant no break post organic chemistry exam because we started immediately with the Medical Biochemistry course. I will give a brief overview of what the course is going to be like and hopefully… Read More Medical Biochemistry- a new semester, a new course!
The Swedes are known for their “fika” culture. In my previous post about fika, I had just been introduced to this amazing concept of fika which I believe should be adapted by people everywhere! After spending one whole semester, going to countless quaint, cosy, rustic, hippy or posh cafes I have managed to shortlist the… Read More My top 5 favourite cafés in Stockholm!
It’s the end of two long, tiring months and thus it’s only fitting it is time for a course review while sipping on a giant mug of hot chocolate and occasionally staring outside the window at the snow! Snowfall after exams = happy Nishi The “General Organic Chemistry” course starts after “Introduction to Biomedical Sciences”… Read More General Organic Chemistry Course Review!
Hej hej! It’s December and that means Christmas is here. Taking a break from all the study related posts, I decided that today I would write a blog on how I spent my Christmas in Stockholm before flying home for the holidays. And so, the first ever Christmas related activity I did was going to the… Read More My Christmas celebration in Sweden!