Collaboration with Uganda: Bachelor's and Master's Education

Over 200 students and teachers from KI and Makerere University, have taken part in exchange studies, financed by the Swedish Linnaeus-Palme program.

For the academic year 2016/2017 the following study programmes have bilateral exchange agreements with Makerere University for exchange of students and teachers.

Study programme in:

  • Midwifery
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Dentistry
  • Medicine
  • Nursing

An educational cooperation agreement was signed 2015 in order to enable the placement of students from KI at MakCHS for supervision of their master’s degree project and dissertation. The agreement inolves the Master’s programme in Global Health, Master’s programme in Public Health Sciences (tracks epidemiology, and health economics, policy and management) and Master’s programme in Health Informatics at Karolinska Institutet.

Exchange Student Douglas Sematimba with supervisor Tonje Thorvaldsen


International coordinator

Lotta Lundqvist

Phone: +46-(0)8-524 867 23
Organizational unit: Faculty Office and External Relations