Pre-arrival webinars and lives

As a newly admitted student to one of our global bachelor's or master's programmes you can participate in a number of webinars and lives to help you prepare for your arrival to Stockholm, Sweden. More webinars or lives may be added along the way, so please check back for the latest information.

Pre-departure webinars with KI

Everything you need to know before you arrive to Stockholm and Karolinska Institutet. We will cover topics such as housing, residence permit, living costs and much more. A current international student will also be invited to talk about student life. There will be plenty of time for questions.

Admitted students will receive an invite to the webinar to the email address stated when applying at

Day and time:

  • Master's students (non-EU): Monday 8 April, 14-15 (CET)
  • Master's students (EU/EEA): Wednesday 10 April, 12-13 (CET)
  • Bachelor's students (non-EU & EU/EEA): Wednesday 24 April, 12-13 (CET)

Organiser: Education Support Office at Karolinska Institutet

Student live: How and where do KI students live?

Join our digital ambassadors for a Q&A and sneak peak into different student accommodations in Stockholm!

Day and time: Thursday, 25 April, 18 (CET)

Watch the Housing live on YouTube

Organiser: Digital Ambassadors at Karolinska Institutet

New in Sweden – the population register and basic tax information

This seminar is suited for you who are planning to move to Sweden to study or to work at a Swedish university. We will provide you with information that you need to know when you move to Sweden, live in Sweden and if you choose to move from Sweden. We will also give you a basic introduction to Swedish tax. Seats fill up so don't wait to long to register.

Day and time: Several dates

Register on the Swedish Tax Agency's website 

Organiser: The Swedish Tax Agency