Finding a job
Here we have gathered useful links for you who are looking for an extra job, part-time job or a job after graduation. We also list some links for trainee programs and internships.
A degree from Karolinska Institutet is a step toward a successful career, either as a researcher or within the public and private sectors.
There are a number of things you can do to maximise your career prospects during and after your time at Karolinska Institutet. Like for instance getting involved in extracurricular activities during your studies or ina paralel to your research to give yourself a competitive edge. It could be joining a non-profit organisation, being chair in a committee or an actual job. Building your brand in social media could also give you a head start as well as attending events arranged by Career Service. Attending career events will prepare you for the competition on the job market and you will receive information of the career opportunities that lay ahead. The best prepared gets the job.
If you are an international student or doctoral student and want to work in Sweden after your studies are finished you need to contact the Swedish Migration Board. On Sweden.se you will find more useful information on working and settling in Sweden.
GoinGlobal - career portal
GoinGlobal is a global career portal. On the portal you will find jobs, internships and over 40 country career guides. In order to access you need an active ki-id.
Extra jobs or volunteering
- Academic Work
- Volontärbyrån (in English)
- Red Cross - volunteer
- IM Individuell Människohjälp (in English)
- Volunteers around the World
Soon done with your studies?
- Offentliga jobb
- Academic Work
- Academic Positions
- EURES - work within the EU/EES
- BrightOwl - jobs in clinical research and life science
- European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL)
- Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR)
- AcademicResource (Life Science) in Swedish
Trainee programmes and internships
For more specific information on internships, external and internal, please visit this page
- Europlacement - internships in Europe
- Anyintern - internship directory with over 160,000 listings worldwide
*Some web sites are only in Swedish