Summer Research: Karolinska Institute

Karolinska Institutet (KI) is one of the world’s leading medical universities. KI accounts for over 40 per cent of the medical academic research conducted in Sweden and offers the country’s broadest range of education in medicine and health sciences. Students have participated in research abroad programs here in areas such as Human Biology and Pharmacology and Toxicology.

Students can participate in projects in Biomedical Science.


Credit Equivalency: 5.0 credits at UofT = 60 credits

Pre-approved credits: PCL397Y0, HMB394Y0

Research projects: Research groups & leaders 

Housing: On-campus housing is not guaranteed

Funding: Students nominated to KI will receive $3000 and can apply for an additional IE Award.



Subjects Available at Host: Biological Sciences

Program Type: Research

Accepting Applications: No

Application Deadline: December 3, 2019

Timeline: May - July

Country: Sweden

City: Stockholm

Institution: University

Language of Study: English

Level of Study: Undergrad

Credit: Yes

Open to Programs at UofT: Arts and Science (St. George), Arts and Science (UTM), Arts and Science (UTSC)

Tuition & Incidentals: Paid to UofT

Program Fees: No fees

Funding: $3000 + Possibility of IE Award

Eligibility Requirements: Minimum cGPA 2.5 and 2+ years of study completed