How to ace your CV form and statement of intent!

Karolinska Institutet (KI) offer 9 master programmes and all require you to fill in a programme specific CV form. It is a crucial part of your masters application and is also the one that consumes the most time! TO CLARIFY: I’m not allowed to give too much insights about the admission process or how to… Read More How to ace your CV form and statement of intent!

5 things I wish someone told me before ​the ​application deadline

You only get a few minutes to make an impression, and you definitely don’t want to seem like a standard applicant. You want to be unique, angular, and memorable. Back when I was making my decisions on what to do after my bachelor’s, I knew very little about the admission process. Even though I was… Read More 5 things I wish someone told me before ​the ​application deadline

Health Economics, Policy and Management: What does our class look like?

The applications for KI global master’s programmes are open, which means that you must have a lot of questions and thoughts going on inside your head. This blogpost will provide you with a quick look over the Health Economics, Policy and Management class demographics and some understanding about the backgrounds of my classmates. Before bombing… Read More Health Economics, Policy and Management: What does our class look like?

Dear Swedish student interested in studying a Global Programme at Karolinska Institutet

Thank you, we love you, and we think you are on the right track! And that’s not only because it’s our job to convince you to apply (but it is…pretty please apply…with sugar on top). There is one important thing you should know, though. It takes more to be admitted to our Global Programmes than to… Read More Dear Swedish student interested in studying a Global Programme at Karolinska Institutet

What in the world is Health Informatics?

How many of you have asked yourself that question? What are some of the most common misconceptions when it comes to Health Informatics (HI)?  What educational background is required to study HI at KI? How does Sweden fit into the bigger picture? The above-mentioned questions are just some of those that popped into my mind a year ago… Read More What in the world is Health Informatics?

While you’re waiting: Time for some decisions!

Dear International students, I think that by now most of you have received their results concerning the programme(s) that you applied for. I hope that all/most of you have received positive results. Here are some tips from an older (hopefully) future colleague of yours at KI: For those who received positive results: Reply to your… Read More While you’re waiting: Time for some decisions!