Karolinska Institutet is involved in undergraduate exchange programmes such as Erasmus, Nordplus and Linnaeus-Palme. There are also a number of bilateral agreements on exchange between Karolinska Institutet and partner universities around the world.
By supporting the exchange of students, teachers and administrators, the exchange programme Nordplus strengthens the co-operation between higher education institutions in the Nordic countries.
ERASMUS seeks to enhance the quality and reinforce the European dimension of higher education by encouraging transnational cooperation between universities, boosting European mobility and improving the transparency and full academic recognition of studies and qualifications throughout the Union.
The aim of the programme is to support the co-operation between universities in Sweden and in non-OECD countries.The Linnaeus-Palme programme supports the mobility of students and teaching staff. The programme is financed by Sida (Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency) and is managed by Internationella Programkontoret (International Programme Office for Education and Training).