If there’s one tradition in the Molecular Techniques in Life Science Programme (MTLS) it is a short trip to MF’s cabin Solvik. Want to know how this was one of my best experiences since I’ve been living in Stockholm? Keep reading! First thing first: what is Solvik? Solvik is a cabin owned by MF (Medicinska… Read More A big giant family: MTLS in Solvik
Hello everyone! Application period has opened! For me, this time last year I was still deciding which Master would be best for me. The MTLS Joint Master Program specially caught my attention. The fact that it’s organized by three universities – and also has a research centre in close connection – makes it very exciting,… Read More One master’s and three universities: All about the Master´s in Molecular Techniques in Life Science.
Hej och välkommen! I am Ines, a Molecular Techniques in Life Science (from now on shortened to MTLS) first year student from Spain. Apart from being a student at KI, I am a blogger for the Digital Ambassadors family. Ever wondered what life as a KI student is like? Be ready to sit down, relax… Read More Ines at KI: still feels like a dream
Have you ever dreamed of moving to the United States? I had! And for a long time! I already had the KI research experience (I worked for a year at the Department of Microbiology, Tumour and Cell Biology at KI before starting the master) therefore I decided the 4th semester of the Master was the… Read More How I ended up doing my Master Thesis at Harvard University – Steps to go to the US as free-mover
What happens after MTLS? Have you ever wondered about the possibilities after graduating from MLTS? I interviewed the 6 ever first MTLS graduated students what they are doing now, almost one year after finishing the Master. Quentin When Quentin moved from France to Stockholm, 3 years ago, to start the MTLS Master, he already… Read More What happens after MTLS?
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…
Find a place to live- the sooner the better! All the info you need to get an accommodation in Stockholm as a future student of Molecular Techniques in Life Science. It is well known how difficult is to find accommodation in Stockholm, so as soon as you know you will be moving to Sweden next… Read More Accommodation for Molecular Techniques in Life Science
I bet you’ve heard of iGEM by now! Yes? No? Or maybe you’re not aware that our own students have grabbed life by the horns by participating? Alrighty, no worries – we have a quick fix for that. Just last month, we published a dancing overview of this grandiouse competition where we lined out how students and… Read More Why should iGEM tickle your fancy? The story behind the world’s greatest synthetic biology competition which transforms our students into peak performers (Part 2 of 2)
Hello all! Congratulations to all the students admitted to KI Master’s Programmes! Especially to the ones admitted to Molecular Techniques in Life Science! For more information about the programme, you can check KTH International Students Instagram’s account, since this week my classmate Javier is running it! Now that we are done with the first two… Read More How to survive 2 months of programming…!
The International Genetically Engineered Machine (iGEM) Foundation is an independent, non-profit organization dedicated to education and competition, the advancement of synthetic biology, and the development of an open community and collaboration. iGEM, according to this year’s team leaders, Amanda Pellnäs and Larsen Vornholz, is the world’s biggest competition in synthetic biology where students from all over… Read More What is iGEM? Well, we interviewed the leaders and members to find out (Part 1 of 2)