About this blog

This blog is run by a team of PhD students, postdocs, alumni and Career Service at Karolinska Institutet, a medical university located in Stockholm, Sweden.

The point of this blog is to help prospective students and researchers get an idea of what studying and doing research at Karolinska Institutet is like. Our bloggers provide an inside perspective on everyday life. An academic career can be both challenging and exciting! Career Service also contributes with posts on career advice for careers inside or outside academia and stories from inspiring career events.  You are more than welcome to contact our researchers and the career programme managers to ask your questions on careers in health and life science and research.

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The blog is administered by Career Service. For questions about Career Service at Karolinska Institutet see our web page or send us an e-mail career-service@ki.se

For admission and study guidance, however, you should email admissions@ki.se or study-guidance@ki.se.

The ideas and opinions expressed in this blog are not necessarily shared with Karolinska Institutet, since not all of the bloggers are KI staff.

Please note that Karolinska Institutet is not responsible for the comments published by individuals. The responsibility lies with the person who made the post.

Comments containing racist, derogatory or defamatory material will be deleted. Comments with a commercial purpose will also be removed.

Contact information to Karolinska Institutet is available at ki.se