About Karolinska Institutet
Karolinska Institutet is one of the world’s leading medical universities. Our vision is to advance knowledge about life and strive towards better health for all. Karolinska Institutet accounts for the single largest share of all academic medical research conducted in Sweden and offers the country’s broadest range of education in medicine and health sciences. The Nobel Assembly at Karolinska Institutet selects the Nobel laureates in Physiology or Medicine.
Bachelor's & master's studies
Karolinska Institutet offer the widest range of medical education in Sweden and ranks among the top universities in the world. A master's degree from Karolinska Institutet will give you an advantage on the global job market and prepare you for PhD studies.
Welcome to a University with focus on doctoral education! World-class research and specialised research environments create a breeding ground for doctoral (PhD) studies at Karolinska Institutet (KI).
Karolinska Institutet employs around 3,000 researchers, including some 320 full professors. A large number of researchers, such as visiting scientists and unwaged docents, are also affiliated to the university without a formal employment.
Collaboration with the healthcare services
Region Stockholm, which is responsible for all publicly-financed healthcare in the Stockholm region, is Karolinska Institutet's most important cooperation partner. Together we work to create optimal conditions for clinical research, education and healthcare in order to improve people's health.