Education on basic- and advanced level at the Department of Laboratory Medicine

The Department of Laboratory Medicine is one of the largest departments of education at KI. We have close to 400 full-time equivalent students and teach in 9 of KI's study programmes.

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Program responsibility

The Department of Laboratory Medicine is responsible for the study programme in Biomedical Analytics and Master program in diagnostic cytology.

Other programmes that we teach:

  • Study Programme in Nursing
  • Study Programme in Specialist Nursing
  • Study Programme in Medicine
  • Study Programme in Physiotherapy
  • Study Programme in Biomedicine
  • Study Programme in Occupational Therapy
  • Study Programme in Dentistry
  • Study Programme in Dental Hygiene
  • Courses in the Medical Engineering programme at KTH

Other teaching assignments

A number of independent courses and executive and professional education are arranged at the Department of Laboratory Medicine. On behalf of the National Board of Health and Welfare, a knowledge test is also performed for biomedical analysts with training from countries in and outside the EU / EEA.

Exchange studies

The department is conducting extensive exchanges with a number of countries and with several study programmes at KI where students and teachers arrive from other countries and those from KI travel abroad, within exchange programme Erasmus.

Further information on exchange studies

GUA - Head of undergraduate education

Program Directors

Pernilla Lång

Program Director - Study Programme for biomedical analysts & Magister program in diagnostic cytology
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Anna Wiik

Assistant Program Director - Study Programme for biomedical analysts

Assistant program directors - Master program in biomedical laboratory science

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Helen Kaipe


Student administration

The Student administration is here to help you with all kind of different administrative support during your education. Read more about the Student administration here.

Undergraduate council

The remit of the Undergraduate Council is to discuss inter-departmental matters pertaining to education.

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