3 perfect moments for you to start writing a thesis in Health Informatics Programme

The worry of having to write a thesis might prevent someone from applying to a master programme from the first time, including myself. Many study-guides suggest that the most difficult part of writing a thesis is to get start writing.  As a more field worker type person, I also had my doubts if I would… Read More 3 perfect moments for you to start writing a thesis in Health Informatics Programme

How to find the perfect project for your (Tox)master’s thesis

Last year in November, I was slowly getting tired of sitting in the lecture rooms and trying to get through the assignments and groupworks… I could dream about adverse outcome pathways, ADME and the 3Rs, so it was really time to move on with the most exciting part of the ToxMaster, the master’s thesis! I… Read More How to find the perfect project for your (Tox)master’s thesis

Autumn review: Bioentrepreneurship ’18 graduates looking back at their internship experiences

If you happen to talk to anyone who is at least half-way through the Bioentrepreneurship programme, you can pretty much bet they would quote the practical placements (so-called PP-s: PP1, PP2, and PP3 i.e. the thesis placement) as the pinnacle of their master’s studies. You can work for a real company, be managed and mentored… Read More Autumn review: Bioentrepreneurship ’18 graduates looking back at their internship experiences

How I ended up doing my Master Thesis at Harvard University – Steps to go to the US as free-mover

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

I asked all my Epidemiology classmates what they are doing for their master’s thesis

Thesis time! But what does a master’s thesis in epidemiology at KI look like? Well, here is an overview of what the class of ’18 are doing. This is an exciting and nerve-wrecking process, and I hope to keep you in the loop throughout! For now, I just want to give you an overview of… Read More I asked all my Epidemiology classmates what they are doing for their master’s thesis

Diary of a Master’s student: Month 1 of year 2

Hej! Is time speeding up, or is it just me? It has been a while since I have written a blog and its about time I give you an update. So, what were the highlights of my first month as a second year master’s student? Meeting the Vice-Chancellor of Karolinska Institutet (KI) About two weeks… Read More Diary of a Master’s student: Month 1 of year 2

Master’s Thesis: an overview from the day of the deadline

Have you ever gone through the process of writing a Master’s Thesis? If you are thinking about applying to one of the KI Global Master’s, or if you are a first year student, you might see it very far… However, time flies! Believe me, you won’t even realize and you’ll be there, sitting in the… Read More Master’s Thesis: an overview from the day of the deadline