Summer Research Exchange: 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.

Pre-approved credits: The experience is only available through PCL397Y0 or HMB394Y0.

Research projects: Research groups & leaders 

Housing: On-campus housing is not guaranteed

Funding: Students applying to Karolinska Institute for 12 weeks should also apply for Globalink Research Award. Successful GRA applicants will not be considered for $3000 CIE funding and IE Award because the GRA amount is greater of the two.


Country(ies): Sweden
City: Stockholm
Institution: University


Accepting Applications: No
Timeline: May - July
Run By: CIE
For Credit: Yes

Deadlines: Summer Deadline: December 4, 2023


Language of Study: English
Level of Study: Undergrad
Subjects Available at Host: International Research Project in Human Biology
Program Type: Research
Tuition & Incidentals: Paid to UofT
Program Fees: No fees
Funding: $3000 + Possibility of IE Award OR Globalink Research Award


Schools/Faculties: Arts and Science (St. George) Arts and Science (UTM) Arts and Science (UTSC)
Requirements: Minimum cGPA 2.5/3.0 and 2+ years of study completed