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Karolinska Institute

Sweden

48th US-News World Ranking

Karolinska Institute History

The Karolinska Institute called the Royal Caroline Institute in English is a research medical university in Solna. It was established in the year of 1810. This University is recognized as Sweden's best university and one of the largest, most prestigious medical universities in the world.

Karolinska Institute Programs, Courses, and Schools

Karolinska Institute offers the widest variety of medical education underneath one roof in Sweden. Several of the programs embody clinical coaching or different coaching among the care system. It covers areas such as biochemistry, genetics, pharmacology, pathology, anatomy, physiology and medical microbiology, among others. Karolinska Institute has 22 departments which even include Public Health Sciences & Women and Child Health. Approximately 6,000 full-time students are taking education in this university and single subject courses at Bachelor and Master level at Karolinska University.

Karolinska Institute Campuses

Karolinska Institute was supported in 1810 on the island of Kungsholmen on the aspect of the capital of Sweden, the main campus was settled decades later to Solna, just outside Stockholm. A second campus was established recently in Flemingsburg, Huddinge, South of Stockholm. This Institute is one of Sweden's largest centers for training and research, accounting for 30% of the medical training and more than 40% of all academic medical and life science research conducted in Sweden.

Karolinska Institute Achievements

The Nobel Assembly at the Karolinska Institute awards the honor of Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine. In 1955 Victor-Marie Hugo Theorell becomes KI's 1st Nobel Laureate, receiving the honor in Physiology or Medicine for his discoveries regarding the character and mode of action of oxidization enzymes. In 1967 Ragnar Granit receives the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for his contributions to the analysis of retinal function and how optical nerve cells respond to light stimuli, color, and frequency. In 1981 Torsten Wiesel and David H. Hubel jointly receive the laurels in Physiology or Medicine for their discoveries regarding scientific discipline within the visual system.

Karolinska Institute USP

Karolinska Institute has always been committed to its motto of “To Improve Human Health”. In 2019 Times educational activity ranks the Karolinska Institute at range forty overall within the world. In the field of Clinical Medicine and Pharmacy, it's graded twelfth worldwide and third in Europe for 2016. Karolinska Institute ranked 14 worldwide and fifth in Europe in the subject Clinical, pre-clinical and health.

Karolinska Institute Notable Alumni

Carl GustafMonsander [Discover Elements lanthanum, erbium and terbium], GustafRetzius [Professor], Wilhelm Netzel [Swedish Researcher, Gynecologist, and obstetrician], Herbert Olivecrona [Founder Of Swedish Neurosurgery]

Application Requirements

Application Requirements

Average Academic Score

2.8
GPA
30
IB
70
Percentage

Cost

Fees

Undergraduate: SEK 180,000
 

Fees may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific fees.

Deadlines

Bachelors:

First round: 15th January

Second round: 15th April

Masters:

First round: 15th January

Second round: 15th April

Deadlines may vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific deadlines.

Karolinska Institute Rankings

Global

48
US News
45
Shanghai
36
Times Higher Education
38
GTU Rank

Regional

Sweden
1
US News
1
Shanghai

Regional

Europe
13
US News
11
Times Higher Education
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University Stats

University Stats
6000

Students

University Stats
1200

Faculty Strength

University Stats
5

Student Faculty Ratio

University Stats
SEK
180000

Tuition Fees

University Stats
SEK
96000

Living Cost

University Stats
SEK
2400

Other Fees

University Stats
2.8

Avg. GPA

University Stats
30

Avg. IB

University Stats
70
%

Avg. Percentage

University Stats
5.5

Avg. IELTS

* All cost are in SEK

Reach Out

Solnavägen 1, 171 77 Solna, Sweden,Sweden

registrator@ki.se

+0852480000

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