Spoilt for choice: how to pick a thesis

Everywhere you look on campus at the moment, you can find second year Global Master’s students rushing to meetings and looking ever so slightly stressed. You might ask, why? Well, it’s because in just under a week all students need to have submitted their thesis proposals. Thesis proposals are incredibly important, as they outline just… Read More Spoilt for choice: how to pick a thesis

Out of 1500 applicants, here comes a user experience researcher!

This year, Karolinska Institutet granted the KI Global Master’s Scholarship to nine of the new students out of around 1500 applicants. We proudly present one profile of the awardee who admitted to the Health Informatics course.   Who are you? And what have you been doing before KI? I’m Arin Karlina, called Arin and I… Read More Out of 1500 applicants, here comes a user experience researcher!

Oops, I did it again! Coming back to Stockholm for a Master’s in Public Health

So here I am standing on the hill, looking at the City Hall of the most incredible capital in the world. There are 26 years behind me, and I guess every step I made became a line in my CV for Karolinska Institutet. But let me start from the beginning. My name is Aleksandra and… Read More Oops, I did it again! Coming back to Stockholm for a Master’s in Public Health

✈ Dhaka to Stockholm: going global with Global Health

Tauhid is a course participant in the 2017/2018 cohort of Global Health Masters at Karolinska Institutet. He shares the story of his journey from Dhaka, Bangladesh to Stockholm. Background Tauhid  trained as a dentist in Bangladesh. He worked for an organisation with strong ties to public health. Nurturing an interest in the field, he pursued a Masters… Read More ✈ Dhaka to Stockholm: going global with Global Health

What it’s like to write your Global Health Master’s thesis in Colombia – An Interview

In my previous blog I wrote about Rachel Bergman’s experience of writing her Global Health Master’s thesis in Zambia. In this blog, I will take you to the other side of the ocean to see how Louise Hellberg is doing in Colombia. Q. Firstly, can you tell me about your academic and professional background? A.… Read More What it’s like to write your Global Health Master’s thesis in Colombia – An Interview

Global Master’s Scholarships Ceremony 2016

Every year one international student from each of the Global Master’s Programmes is awarded a Karolinska Institutet Global Master’s Scholarship that covers the full tuition fee cost. This year the ceremony was on October 18th and I had the opportunity to interview the awardees. Here I leave you a video in which you can see a… Read More Global Master’s Scholarships Ceremony 2016