Got you! Please, don’t fail! Applying for a Master’s programme was a really stressful period in my life. Honestly, the day after I uploaded all documents I found the first few grey hairs in my head! I’m not going to tell you how to not to be admitted. However, let me share with you what… Read More 7 ways to fail your application
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
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!
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
Swedish, scholarships, grants, thesis project & more!… Read More Useful links and FAQ about Global Health and KI
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
Vrei sa studiezi? Afla de unde trebuie sa incepi pentru a realiza o aplicatie de succes.… Read More Vreau să studiez în Suedia! De unde încep?
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
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
ABBA (the super popular Swedish music band) knows that money is a serious matter. Enjoy some Swedish music while reading about what I know about scholarships and job opportunities for English speakers in Stockholm. Plus, some useful comments about how much you might earn (take into consideration the 30% income tax that you have to… Read More Scholarships and Jobs in Stockholm