Prospective students from China

Karolinska Institutet has a large number of students from China applying each year to our global master's programmes. 


Sholarships for prospective Chinese students

There are several scholarship opportunities available for Chinese students. Check our scholarship page. If you are a native Chinese, the Chinese Scholarship Council (CSC) is also particularly relevant to you. You can apply for CSC Scholarships through KI by filling out this form.

Regional representatives and contacts

To assist our applicants we have regional representatives and local contacts that are happy to provide help in the process. Also KI Staff visit China yearly so keep posted for updates on our travel schedule if you are interested in booking an appointment.

Peking University Health Science Center 

Get advice on and help with applying for studies at Karolinska Institutet with the help of our contact at the Peking University Health Science Center.

Peking University Health Science Center - Office of International Cooperation

Dr WeiWei Du

Phone: +86 10 82802236

Studyadviser Shanghai

You can ask the staff at Studyadviser about studying at Karolinska Institutet and get help with your application. Studyadviser works to promote cultural understanding and educational exchanges between Europe and Asian countries, China in particular.

Studyadviser Shanghai

Xiangsheng Chen

Phone: (86)21-5169 6230
Cell phone: (86) 138 1688 9282
Address: 805 A, Block8--9, MaxMall
1500 Long, Lianhua Nan Road
Shanghai, 201108, China

QQ: 1186785265

Nordic Centre Fudan

You can pay a visit to the Nordic Centre at Fudan University in Shanghai if you would like to talk to someone about studying at Karolinska Institutet. Karolinska Institutet and Stockholm University have an ongoing collaboration with the Nordic Centre, which you can find out more about in the video below (prepared by Stockholm University)

Nordic Centre Fudan

Phone: +86 21 6564 2267
Address: Nordic Centre at Fudan University
Nordic Centre Building, Room 207(PM)
220 Han Dan Road
Shanghai 200433
P.R. China

Consulate General of Sweden in Shanghai

Visit the Consulate General of Sweden in Shangai where you can pick up our information material.

Visit the website

Consulate General of Sweden in Shanghai

Phone: +86-21-5359 9610
Address: Consulate General of Sweden
1521-1541 Shanghai Central Plaza
381 Huaihai Road (Middle)
Shanghai 200020
P.R. China 

Entry requirements for Chinese students

Applicants need a 4-year bachelor's degree to meet the general requirement. Applicants must submit a bachelor degree certificate, a certificate of graduation, and transcripts (for each year of study). All documents should be in Chinese, and in officially certified translations. Furthermore, applicants need to certify proficiency in English.

Read more on the Application and admission pages.

Our partner universities in China

Karolinska Institutet has many collaborations in China. For exchange on undergraduate and graduate level we collaborate with Fudan University and Shandong University. To find out more about our exchange agreements visit our partner universities pages linked to below.

Fudan University
Shandong University

Chinese testemonials from alumni and current students

Master programme