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Alumni Week 2017

Karolinska Institutet celebrates Alumni Week 2017

In honor of our estemed alumni in Sweden and abroad, KI Alumni & Friends offers you the opportunity to reconnect! Come back to KI campus for a guided tour, a running race, participate in our photo quiz, or just follow us on Instagram throughout the week.

Monday 18 September - KI Alumni Instagram Takeover

Follow the week's events on KI's Instagram account. We'll post photos daily, and make sure to keep an eye out for a special greeting to all alumni around the world!

Follow KI on Instagram @karolinskainstitutet

Follow KI Alumni & Friends on KI's Facebook page and post your greetings to the KI community.

Reconnect with the KI community by sending a "Hi" to KI - you might even see yourself on Instagram! Read more >>

Tuesday 19 September - Photo Quiz

How well do you know your "alma mater"? The photos for the quiz will be published on Instagram @karolinskainstitutet and on KI's Facebook page.

Do you have an old photo from KI campus? Send it to us at and your shot might even be chosen for the quiz!

Wednesday 20 September - Run the KI Loppet!

For the first time, KI Alumni are welcome to join KI students and employees to run the annual race, organized by KI Health Promotion. The race starts at 3 pm at Campus Flemingsberg. Run as an individual or form an alumni relay.

Read more and register with KI Health Promotion >>

Once you have registered, secure your KI Alumni T-shirt size with KI Alumni & Friends here >>

Thursday 21 September - Guided tour of Aula Medica

Alumni are invited to a guided tour of Aula Medica. The tour starts at 10am and will be held in Swedish. The number of places is limited.

Do you know someone who would be interested?

Register on our Swedish website >>

Friday 22 September - Guided tour of Hagströmer Medico-Historical Library

Alumni are welcome to an exclusive tour of the Hagströmer library to view its collection of old and rare books.

Tours will be held in Swedish. Places are limited.

Register on our Swedish website >>

During Alumni Week, all books in the Hagströmer library shop will be sold at a reduced price.