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
Research data is being generated extremely fast now and it is imperative that we, as researchers, have an idea of what to do with it and where to begin interpreting the results. Computer programs play a major role in this process and there are not many escape routes from them. If you are also terrified of… Read More Course Review: Bioinformatics
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
The new semester of the Master’s in Biomedicine started – and so did the new courses. This semester is packed with modules that are short in length (1 month each) and sometimes there is a little bit of free time in between (if you get lucky with the assignment groups) to spend on a trip!… Read More Making your way through the Nordic Countries 1 by 1 – Copenhagen, Denmark (vlog)
It’s important now, more than ever, that our young generation exchanges ideas on the future of Europe. With its scholarships, European Forum Alpbach (EFA) strives to present a European perspective through the sharing of groundbreaking knowledge and interdisciplinary debates. Conflicts and cooperative efforts are capable of destroying established entities, but can also give rise to… Read More European Forum Alpbach – applications for scholarships are now open!
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 main expectation from a master’s program is to learn enough and be able to apply knowledge in real life situations. For most of the biomedicine students, it means, to be able to work independently in a lab. In this blog, I have listed the different opportunities we get to gain practical experience during the… Read More How much experience do you really get in the Biomedicine Master’s program?
The winter semester is over and it feels like it is high time for a good wrap-up. What did I do? What did I learn? What will I remember? It is funny how many things one can do and achieve in a few, seemingly short, six months. Looking back, I am amazed. So here’s what… Read More Semester Wrap-Up (1st semester of MSc in Biomedicine at KI)
For those of you who have an insatiable lust for extra-curricular activities, want to gain unprecedented experiences, thrive on overcoming challenges, and are interested in entrepreneurship, this particular opportunity does stand out amongst many that you can apply for while being a student at Karolinska Institutet. An important note here is that you do not have… Read More MIT Global Entrepreneurship Bootcamp – expand your potential while still a student at Karolinska Institutet
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!