The Public Health vs. Global Health dilemma: choosing your program

Still haven’t made up your mind on whether you want to apply for the Global Health or the Public Health Sciences masters programs at KI? I will try to help you out! Ever since I began my studies in Global Health, it is not uncommon to hear colleagues from both programs saying they hesitated to… Read More The Public Health vs. Global Health dilemma: choosing your program

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 tips for succeeding in the application process

Hello everyone! Since it’s applications time (remember to submit yours before the 15th of January 2019 through universityadmissions.se) I will give you a few tips on how to organize to succeed in this process. I guess different people can give different tips on how to master the application process, but these worked for me: English comes… Read More 5 tips for succeeding in the application process

5 signs that a Master’s Degree is (inevitable) for you

Should you choose to read this blog, then you are probably pondering in pursuing a master’s degree, aren’t you? 🙂 Yes, I strongly agree with you that considering deeply before deciding to go to grad school is a vital thing since pursuing another degree will need you to ‘sacrifice’ your time, your money, your opportunity… Read More 5 signs that a Master’s Degree is (inevitable) for you

Checklist for completing your application

You finally chose your programmes and submitted your application on the 15th ! Congratulations! As you are rushing to make sure everything is ready for February 1st, this blog is intended to help you keep track of what not to forget, and what to focus on. As a bonus, I will give you 4 helpful comments on… Read More Checklist for completing your application

10 steps to upload your KI application documents to University Admissions

Hello beautiful people! In this post I want to help you out with your dilemmas concerning the document uploading process on the University Admissions’ website. As you might well know, applying to KI (or to most of the Swedish universities) has been made very simple as (in most cases) you can avoid snail mail and… Read More 10 steps to upload your KI application documents to University Admissions

Tips and tricks for a good cover letter

The application platform for the Master’s courses for the Fall Semester 2017 is now OPEN and soon enough you might be applying for one (or more) of our Global Master’s programmes in KI. One of the things that is  often stressful about the application process is the cover/motivational letter (*dreadful music playing: “DAN DAN DAAAAAN!”*),… Read More Tips and tricks for a good cover letter

Studying epidemiology at Karolinska

  Winter is coming…so is application process! Are you finishing your undergraduate (first) degree and want to continue on the education ladder by studying epidemiology? Have you been working for a while and want to pursue a master’s degree? Or have you been working in the health field and want to update your knowledge? Whatever your… Read More Studying epidemiology at Karolinska