Swedish Language Course through KI

All students admitted to Karolinska Institutet as exchange  students are entitled to sign up for a free Swedish Language course.

You will receive a link through which you can register for a course once you have received your Letter of Acceptance.

After registration you will be invited to a group. Groups are formed based on your Swedish language level, your first language and your focus area. If you already speak some Swedish you will be sent an online test. The levels below refer to the European Framework of Reference for Languages.

  • Survival Swedish
  • Level A1
  • Level A2
  • Level B1
  • Level B2

A Variety of Formats

All courses include interactive speaking and comprehension exercises, vocabulary building, practice in important structures and work on the pronunciation and intonation of the Swedish language. Speaking and listening are given a central role during class, through role-play and specific assignments.

You can join a weekly group of 10 sessions or a shorter intensive course. All courses include 30 hours of training.

  • Intensive – Start of term
  • Intensive course – Weekends
  • 10-week course

For more information please contact your International Co-ordinator.