Experiencing an outdoor class in Master’s Programme in Nutrition Science

Yes, the blog’s title is really true! In a course in the Master’s Programme in Nutrition Science, we had an outdoor class. Interesting, isn’t it? See the feature image above as a proof 🙂 The outdoor activity was the part of the third course. The title of the course was Diet, Physical Activity, and Fitness:… Read More Experiencing an outdoor class in Master’s Programme in Nutrition Science

Is Sweden a nice place to live? Great and odd facts about this country

In a land far far away…..where half of it is covered by pine and spruce forests, a mesmerising archipelago exists near its capital city. No polar bears or penguins live here but northern lights, elks, and moose can be seen (if you are lucky). The sun occasionally exists here too (note occasionally) and it has… Read More Is Sweden a nice place to live? Great and odd facts about this country

The Tricky Target Organ Toxicology – Toxicokinetics and Toxicodynamics course

The trickiest, heaviest and longest course has now finished and this time I am here to perform a detailed and critic analysis of how it was for me and some of my colleagues. During this blog I will also discuss from my personal perspective about the course’s structure, its contents, exams and some pros/cons. Additionally,… Read More The Tricky Target Organ Toxicology – Toxicokinetics and Toxicodynamics course

Finding a thesis project – Interview with other master’s students

Hi again! In the previous blog, I shared you my story about how I found my thesis project. However, the experience of finding a degree project in other master’s programmes at KI might differ from what I had in Master’s Programme in Nutrition Science. Luckily, I had an opportunity to talk with other medical doctors… Read More Finding a thesis project – Interview with other master’s students

Studying foreign languages in Stockholm: what if you want to learn something other than Swedish?

If you google something similar to “language courses in Stockolm”, you’ll notice that the absolute majority of search results will refer to Swedish language courses for foreigners. While living in Belgium for a year prior to moving to Sweden, I had access to really good and affordable language schools in the city I lived and… Read More Studying foreign languages in Stockholm: what if you want to learn something other than Swedish?

What do Bioentrepreneurship students do after graduation?

What do Bioentrepreneurship (MBE) students do after they graduate? Maybe work? If yes, in which field? How easy is it to get a job in your field of interest after you graduate? How many have a job at graduation? These are typical questions prospective students usually wonder about when choosing this masters but also students… Read More What do Bioentrepreneurship students do after graduation?

How is it different to study at Karolinska Institutet?

Education at Karolinska is different. That’s a fact. It doesn’t matter where you come from (except probably from other Nordic countries), the education in Sweden has some particular features that might be new for you. I have listed some of them for you in order to help you understand why coming to Sweden for your… Read More How is it different to study at Karolinska Institutet?