Welcome to a University that focuses on doctoral education! World-class research and specialised research environments create a breeding ground for doctoral (PhD) studies at Karolinska Institutet.

Doctoral portraits

Being a PhD student has always been both inspiring and challenging. Through these personal stories, from both present and former doctoral students at the university, you will get an idea of what it has been like to be a PhD student at Karolinska Institutet from 1950 and onwards.

Doctoral education - available positions

Position Submission Deadline
Doctoral (PhD) student position in Nutrition 21 Feb 2017
Doctoral (PhD) student position in biostatistics (supported by KID) 24 Feb 2017
Doctoral (PhD) student position in immunology 25 Feb 2017
Doctoral (PhD) student position in cardiovascular magnetic resonance flow quantification 26 Feb 2017
Doctoral (PhD) student position in biochemistry and biomaterial research 27 Feb 2017
Doktorandplats inom folkhälsovetenskap 27 Feb 2017
Doktorandplats inom molekylär endokrinpatologi 28 Feb 2017
Doctoral (PhD) student position in Molecular Immunology 28 Feb 2017
The INTRICARE programme for PhD students 28 Feb 2017
Early Stage Researcher (PhD-position) in Marie Skłodowska-Curie ITN project (/Division of Renal Medicine, CLINTEC, - Karolinska Institutet 28 Feb 2017
PhD-position in Marie Skłodowska-Curie ITN project 28 Feb 2017
Doctoral (PhD) student position in Marie Skłodowska-Curie ITN project (Vascular Surgery, MMK, Karolinska Institutet) 28 Feb 2017
Doktorandplats inom Kognitiv Neurovetenskap 02 Mar 2017
Doctoral student 02 Mar 2017
Doctoral (PhD) student position in Neuroradiological aspects of Multiple Sclerosis 02 Mar 2017
Doctoral (PhD) student position in translational histiocytosis 05 Mar 2017
Doctoral (PhD) student position in Immunology/Immunogenetics 05 Mar 2017
Doctoral (PhD) student position in skin biology with focus on mitochondria and endoplasmic reticulum 08 Mar 2017
We are looking for 1-2 highly motivated PhD student for research projects in RNA biophysics 20 Mar 2017
Position for a doctoral student in positron emission tomography research of Parkinson´s disease 20 Mar 2017
Doctoral (PhD) student position in receptor pharmacology 20 Mar 2017
Doctoral (PhD) student position with Karolinska doctoral grant (KID funding) to study the role of proprotein convertases (PCSKs) for control of smooth muscle cell function in vascular disease 20 Mar 2017
Doctoral (PhD) position in Molecular Cancer Epidemiology (supported by KID) 20 Mar 2017
Doctoral (PhD) student position in asthma research: functional metabolomics of lipid mediators in chronic respiratory disease 30 Apr 2017