It’s no secret that University can be a lot of work and a lot of pressure. For the last 4 months, I have been at Novo Nordisk for my Practical Placement 2. Novo is a great company and I am coming away with some great friends and lots of learning experience. However this post is… Read More KI is a good place to be when it goes a bit wrong
KI alumni China was launched on 22nd January, 2018. It is the first global alumni chapter! Do you know why they want to set up KI alumni network? How KI alumni network can help you before, during and after KI life? Please Click the following video! Shooting: Jing Wu, Erwei Zeng Edit: Erwei Zeng Youtube Channel: Karolinska Institutet student… Read More KI Alumni China launch
Hej hej! A few months ago, I had written a blog post about what research a Bachelor student can conduct during summer. Research experience is very valuable while following a research career path. I briefly mentioned the summer course called Amgen Scholars and in this post I will talk about what it is and how… Read More Amgen Scholars Application- Summer Research Part 1
Last week marked the end of the first semester for Global Master’s students. With the second semester already underway, I wanted to take a look back and think about what I’ve learnt over the course of my first five months at KI. So what was the first semester all about? This semester essentially laid the… Read More Semester 1 in HEPM: A Recap
January brings with it two important events at Karolinska Institutet. Firstly, the Global Master’s students begin their return to Stockholm after a period of festive re-fuelling. But more importantly, January the 15th signals the last day for applications for the upcoming 2018 academic year. This combination made me sit back and reflect on the huge… Read More New year, new challenge?
Hej Hej! A few weeks ago at the end of November there was a Student fair held called the SACO studentmässa. It is essentially is a student fair for students in their last year of high school. What is the SACO Student Fair? The student fair is for students in their last year of high… Read More SACO Student Fair
Hello all! Not all of us turn to Google for our information nuggets. Truth is, good old paper and printed words appeals to an audience still defiant to electronic readers. While global health can be taught in a classroom, books can offer an insight into what global health is about. 1. Hot, Flat and Crowded.… Read More 📚🐛 A bookworm’s guide to global health.
Hello everyone and welcome back! Last year I wrote how I managed to study and work in a lab simultaneously. Well… the truth is that I only managed for the first semester. Go on reading and find out why! First semester is (kind of) doable First semester of MTLS is at Karolinska Institutet (click here… Read More Remember me saying you can study a master and work in a lab at the same time? I wasn’t that right…
If you’re anything like me last year, you will have spent the past few months leafing through programme syllabuses and websites, trying to make the choice between all of the amazing Global Master’s courses on offer to you. Whilst all unique, there is something for everyone in each course and that can make the decision… Read More Choices, choices
In a series of blogs, I want to talk about writing an effective and professional curriculum vitae, a cover letter, and finally writing a personal statement for graduate schools. In this first part of the blog series, I will talk about writing a successful curriculum vitae. Curriculum vitae (CV) CVs differ from country to country… Read More How to write an effective curriculum vitae