First of all congratulations on the admission 🙂 You are REALLY coming to KI next term. It’s now time to start preparing and as a non-EU student, the process is a bit longer. I hope this blog would help you in getting things under control. What should you do E-mail Check your email and… Read More Accepted into KI. What next? (for non-EU students)
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!
Now that you have submitted your applications for the Master’s program, it is time to start looking for funding options and here is an estimate of how much you would need to survive in Stockholm- Accommodation- 3500 to 6000 SEK per month This is the range for a student dorm or a room in a… Read More How much does it cost to study at KI?
I was one of the students that had the privilege of living in a nice house throughout my education. Needless to say, I had my own apprehensions about moving in to an 18 sq m dorm room. Having read about the housing situation in Stockholm, I was grateful to have gotten a room at Pax.… Read More Life in a student dorm
Hello! I hope most of you have already submitted your applications to KI. While you eagerly wait for the results, there are certain logistics that you could look into. Finances As you are aware, the cost of living in Stockholm is extremely high. It is highly recommended to ensure that you have a constant source… Read More Important things to sort out before arriving in Stockholm
More great news for all new Karolinska Institutet students!!! A brand new KI Housing residence is opening next summer 2017 in front of Campus Flemingsberg! If you are an international student going to KI Campus Flemingsberg (previously called “Campus Huddinge”), you don’t have to worry anymore about accommodation! From next summer 2017, 84 new-construction apartments are going to… Read More New KI Housing residence in Flemingsberg!
It’s finally here! A brand new KI Housing residence is going to be built right next to Solna Campus! No more long commuting, no more worrying about where to live during your stay in Stockholm… KI Housing is going to offer 3 new construction buildings with 370 new apartments and 400 beds for KI international students! In… Read More New KI Housing Residence in Solna!
With Christmas approaching, one cannot help but spread the joy among friends. I believed before moving to Sweden that I would make friends from my Master’s course, but little did I know that in just 4 months, I would feel like I am among family! The BioMed Master’s fam proved its worth in a lavish… Read More Bonding with classmates over Swedish Christmas traditions (and a cool idea to organize a group trip)
They say that SSSB (the Stockholm Student Housing) is the safest and the best way to get your accommodation. Now I have my own SSSB experience to share and lots of tips to give you! 1: Start standing in the SSSB queue as soon as you can! You can reach 90 queue days before you even start your studies… Read More How I got my SSSB accommodation: tips and tricks
I perfectly understand that, right now, you may worry about your accommodation in Stockholm. You were probably told that it is very difficult and you should start searching for an apartment months before coming to Stockholm. But what if you have no possibility to come to the city before the autumn semester starts? Well, I made… Read More A few more words about accommodation