How difficult are the Global Master’s programmes at KI?

Karolinska Institutet is a world class university so you can expect cutting edge research taught by leading experts. But how difficult are the Master’s programmes at KI? What about the learning pace? How intensive are the courses? How difficult is it to pass the exams? I collected some thoughts from our Digital Ambassadors half way… Read More How difficult are the Global Master’s programmes at KI?

Infection and Immunity- Course 1, Semester 3

This year marks the start of the second year of the Bachelors programme of Biomedicine for me! The course started at the end of August and is called Infection and Immunity. The course in general includes learning about immunology, bacteriology, virology, parasitology and so on. Essentially, we are learning about the human immune system such… Read More Infection and Immunity- Course 1, Semester 3

How will the Biomedicine Master’s program prepare you for a PhD?

Most of you that are planning to pursue Maser’s program in Biomedicine have already set your eyes on a PhD. Not only will the research intensive program motivate you further, it will also prepare you for a PhD. The curriculum is one way but there are other advantages you would get, being a part of KI.… Read More How will the Biomedicine Master’s program prepare you for a PhD?

“Advanced course in developmental biology and regenerative medicine” – My elective track for the Master´s in Biomedicine

Summer is over. Yes, it is still August, but don´t remind me – courses started already on the 21st of August, quite early, right? Not for the whole Master´s, just for my classmates who chose developmental biology and regenerative medicine elective track. I chose the one staring the earliest, HOORAY (*sarcasm right there*)! But is… Read More “Advanced course in developmental biology and regenerative medicine” – My elective track for the Master´s in Biomedicine

Admission statistics for Biomedicine Bachelor programme. Who gets in? 2014 – 2017

Disclaimer: No-one can predict whether you will get selected before the official announcement of results. The first international class of Biomedicine BSc program (me including) started at Karolinska Institutet in fall 2014. Since then, the program has become more popular and more competitive.  How do I know this? I’ve looked into the statistics by the Swedish Council… Read More Admission statistics for Biomedicine Bachelor programme. Who gets in? 2014 – 2017

Admission process to Biomed BSc programme for international students: 3 steps

I know that the admission process to the Global Bachelor’s Programme in Biomedicine is not easy to understand for international students. To change this, I visited the KI Admissions Office and they helped me to sort out a lot of questions. Here I’ll try to explain with 3 steps what happens when you apply. Hope you… Read More Admission process to Biomed BSc programme for international students: 3 steps