And so… it begins! First Global Health course review

Hello everyone! On this post I’ll be talking about and reviewing our first module in the Global Health Master’s at KI, also called… Global Health! The Global Health course accounts for 7,5 credits (out of the 60 credits we need to graduate) and is our introduction to the master’s and the field. During its 5… Read More And so… it begins! First Global Health course review

Learning about the body, inside and out: An Introduction To Biomedical Science Course Review

At the heart of biomedicine at Karolinska Institutet lies the study of the human body, and the Introduction to Biomedical Science offered me a chance to glimpse that. Have questions about the content, the schedule, the learning activities, the teachers, social life, and the exam? Read on to find out!… Read More Learning about the body, inside and out: An Introduction To Biomedical Science Course Review

How is Biotechnology applied in the clinics? – Course Review

The third semester of the Molecular Techniques in Life Science (MTLS) Programme started in August for me, it’s crazy how fast time is passing by! This semester is organized by KTH Royal Institute of Technology, and includes courses in Clinical Biotechnology, Gene Technology and Bioinformatics and Systems Biology. One of the first courses we have… Read More How is Biotechnology applied in the clinics? – Course Review

Can master students take PhD courses?

The autumn semester has started, and one course was ticked off the list of many other courses we are currently taking. Did you know that master students in biomedicine can study doctoral elective courses? In the third semester, we specialise in our field of interest. There are several Phd elective tracks, including Tumour Biology, Immunology,… Read More Can master students take PhD courses?

“Public Health Sciences- Concepts and Theories” Course Review

The first course for the Master’s Students in Epidemiology and Health Promotion and Prevention- “Public Health Sciences- Concepts and Theories” has finished up and it is time to review it! This is the first-ever course review for the Health Promotion and Prevention stream which is exciting!!  Introduction  To provide some context, the Masters in Public… Read More “Public Health Sciences- Concepts and Theories” Course Review

Get your stats together!

Lately I have encountered the (exciting) challenge of having to understand and apply more difficult concepts in statistics for the Molecular Techniques in Life Science (MTLS) second year courses. Statistics can be difficult and incomprehensible at times, but that should never stop you from digging into them 😀 After many, many hours looking in the… Read More Get your stats together!

Admission statistics for the Master’s in Bioentrepreneurship. Who got in?

This blogpost introduces the students admitted to the Master’s programme in Bioentrepreneurship (MBE) 2019. This master is 1 out of 9 global master programmes KI offers. Get ready for some hard facts and statistics about my classmates and their profiles! 1. Nationalities My class represents 20 different nationalities. We are also the biggest number of… Read More Admission statistics for the Master’s in Bioentrepreneurship. Who got in?

Her palms are sweaty, knees weak, arms are heavy…but here we go!

Hi!! I am the new BLOGGER for the MSc. in Bioentrepreneurship at Karolinska Institutet (KI) and this is me introducing myself to you. I’m nervous yet excited! My name is Tina. I am 26 y/o, born & raised in Stockholm with Persian descent, lived in Munich this past spring and have so far traveled to… Read More Her palms are sweaty, knees weak, arms are heavy…but here we go!