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How do I contact Karolinska Institutet?

How do I contact Karolinska Institutet?

The number for Karolinska Institutet’s exchange is +46-8-524 80000. The phone number for the janitor is +46-8-5248 6100. The fax number for MEB is +46-8-31 49 75.

Where is the Karolinska Institutet?

The Karolinska Institute (KI; Swedish: Karolinska Institutet; sometimes known as the (Royal) Caroline Institute in English) is a research-led medical university in Solna within the Stockholm urban area of Sweden.

How hard is it to get into Karolinska Institutet?

Admissions to the programme is extremely competitive and applicants need top grades or a high score from the Swedish scholastic aptitude test to stand a chance in the competition for a place.

What is Karolinska Universitetssjukhuset known for?

The Karolinska University Hospital (Swedish: Karolinska Universitetssjukhuset) is a teaching hospital affiliated with Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm, Sweden, with two major sites in the municipalities of Solna and Huddinge. The Karolinska University Hospital is closely affiliated with the Karolinska Institutet.

Is Karolinska Institute prestigious?

Karolinska Institutet consistently ranks among the top universities in the world on a number of prestigious ranking tables.

How do you get into medical school in Sweden?

What are the requirements for applying to a Swedish medical school? You need to have a high school diploma, with completed courses in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, and Mathematics. Foreign applicants need to demonstrate proficiency in both Swedish and English as well.

Why is Karolinska Institutet so good?

The doctoral students contribute to a great extent to the research performed at KI and there are plenty of opportunities for stimulating educational environment within many different research areas. KI has an excellent international research environment with English as the main working language.

Can I study medicine in English in Sweden?

If you are an international student who would like to study at Karolinska Institutet, the Biomedicine Bachelor program is offered entirely in English. All of KI’s Master programs are also in English, as well as the PhDs. These programs also have blogs, written in English, that you can find here.

Why is it called Stockholm syndrome?

Stockholm syndrome is named for a bank robbery in Stockholm, Sweden, in 1973. Four people were held hostage by the robbers for six days; when they were rescued, the hostages attempted to protect the perpetrators, with whom they had an amicable relationship.

What makes Stockholm special?

Stockholm is a city of contrasts. Trends in music, design, fashion, and technology are born here, and innovations that spread worldwide are invented here. Stockholm also has a rich history comprising exciting architecture, museums, the Royal Palace and the medieval urban core of Gamla Stan.

Is Karolinska Institutet free?

Education at Swedish universities is free of charge for citizens of an EU/EEA country. For those who are not citizens of an EU/EEA country or Switzerland, Swedish universities must charge a tuition fee for studies both at bachelor’s and master’s level.

What is the phone number for Karolinska Institutet?

The number for Karolinska Institutet’s exchange is +46-8-524 80000. The phone number for the department’s reception is +46-8-524 85000. The phone number for the janitor is +46-8-5248 6100. The fax number for MEB is +46-8-31 49 75.

How are Nobel Prize winners selected from Karolinska Institutet?

The Nobel Assembly at Karolinska Institutet, which appoints the laureates, consists of 50 members selected from the professors at Karolinska Institutet. Through its work with the Nobel Prize, Karolinska Institutet has gained a priceless contact network and a unique insight into medical research findings around the globe.

Where is the Karolinska University in Stockholm located?

There are two campuses at the Karolinska University, one at Solna and the other in Flemingsberg. Both campuses are in the two neighbouring counties of Stockholms. Solna lies in the north –west and Flemingsberg in the north. A 10 to 15 minute ride is the estimated travel time between the two campuses and the city.

Where are the lecture halls located at Karolinska Institutet?

The lecture halls Atrium and Petrén are located in Nobels väg 12B and visitors can access the halls without entering MEB. The Wargentin lecture hall is located on the fourth floor of Nobels väg 12A but is only open for seminars and courses. Visitors must contact the reception to be allowed in.