Karolinska Institutet sees collaboration as an important part of the transition of knowledge and results to the community. Such transition will promote the advancement of knowledge about life and strive towards better health for all.
Collaboration, support and impact
Research at Karolinska Institutet
Research at KI spans the entire biomedical field – from basic experimental research to clinical studies in collaboration with the health care system. Pioneering research is conducted here in, for example, cancer, neuroscience, immunology, epidemiology, nursing and global health.
Innovations from Karolinska Institutet
The journey from a research breakthrough to an innovation that improves the lives for people can vary in any number of ways. We have collected a selection of such journeys, for example in the area of the development of pharmaceuticals, medical technology products, digital health and social innovations.
Contact KI Innovations to develop your idea or business
Going from idea to product or service that holds for the market does not happen overnight. As an innovation office and an incubator, KI Innovations can help you in the entire innovation process from idea to market.
Improve your knowledge about innovation and entrepreneurship
The Unit for Bioentrepreneurship conducts research and education in innovation and bioentrepreneurship. The activities, which are also located at the Stockholm School of Entrepreneurship (SSES) at the Stockholm School of Economics, serve as a bridge between academia and business.
Stockholm trio university alliance
Karolinska Institutet, KTH and Stockholm University have formed the Stockholm Trio University Alliance with the aim of developing and highlighting the internationally prominent research and education environment that the three universities form in the Stockholm region.
NeurotechEU – a European University
NeurotechEU is part of the EU's European Universities initiative to strengthen the quality and attractiveness of higher education in Europe. This alliance links education, research and innovation in neuroscience and technology.
Precision Medicine Center Karolinska
PMCK is an unique collaboration between Karolinska University Hospital and KI, with the mission is to create the conditions for taking precision medicine all the way into the everyday life of healthcare.
The Centre for Health Crises
The Centre for Health Crises builds the next generation of health crises experts through research, education and interdisciplinary collaboration. The vision is a society better prepared for future health crises
MedTechLabs - collaboration for increased survival with a focus on common diseases
MedTechLabs is an interdisciplinary collaboration between KI, KTH and Region Stockholm. The goal is to increase the conditions for patients' survival and improved quality of life in cardiovascular diseases, cancer and other common diseases.
A virtual knowledge centre for sustainable health
The Centre of Excellence for Sustainable Health is a collaboration between Karolinska Institutet and Makerere University in Uganda. The aim of the Centre is to showcase how partnerships can develop capacity for solving the complex health challenges of today and tomorrow. The Centre is permeated by the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
Did you know KI and WHO are collaborating?
KI is collaborating with the WHO in the form of centers, research and activities. The collaboration is derived from a common drive to tackle the health challenges of our time, and forms the base of the collaboration.
EIT Health - Strengthening healthcare systems in Europe
The main misson of EIT Health is to accelerate innovation and entrepreneurship in healthy living in Europe.
Develop your collaborations
Competence development within medicine and health
KI offers professional education within a broad range of medicine and health areas based on the latest research, provided by our highly qualified academic and research staff. This applies to skills development for regions, municipalities and companies - especially in medicine, biomedicine, healthcare and dental care.
New methods and tools to increase collaboration capacity
KI participates in a number of university-wide projects aimed at developing collaborative capacity. By promoting cooperation as an integral part of the core business, quality in education and research increases.
Career support for a future within or outside academia
Career Services offers seminars and web-based career support for students and researchers. Welcome as a company or organization to collaborate with us through participation in seminars or to offer internships. KI also organises a doctoral course focusing on career development and finances internship programmes.
KI Alumni: a social and professional network for alumni and friends of KI
Our alumni are very important to us. We hope that you want to keep in touch with KI through our alumni network, with over 15,000 members across the world. Welcome to KI alumni!
Flemingberg Science brings together academia and industry at Campus Flemingsberg
The Flemingsberg Science Foundation promotes the development of knowledge-intensive activities in Flemingsberg. The goal is to develop the area into one of Sweden's most important centres for education, research and creativity.
KI Science Park brings together academia and industry at Campus Solna
Through various initiatives and activities, KI Science Park contributes to strengthening the interaction between the actors at Campus Solna, in connection with the new growing Hagastaden.