Advanced Course in Immune, Infection and Tumour Biology

  • 30 credits
  • Second cycle
  • Main field of study: Biomedicine
  • Department of Microbiology, Tumor and Cell Biology

This course is a laboratory based course and is open to students with a research interest in the areas of either immunology, infection or tumor biology. The student will conduct research in the laboratory of an established researcher at the Karolinska Institutet. The student should be able to understand and apply their theoretical knowledge to research in the laboratory.

The course is comprised of seminars, which the student will attend in their department and/or the field of study, the practical laboratory experience culminating in a written report of their results and oral presentation of their results.

The research school has no grants available for the students.

Application Autumn 2020

  • Full time (100%), Lecturing in daytime
  • Study location: Solna
  • 31 August 2020 - 17 January 2021
  • Language: English
  • Application deadline: 15 April 2020
  • Application code: KI-11000

Specific entry requirements

A minimum of 210 credits in medicine or natural sciences. At least 90 credits should be in one of the following subjects: biomedicine, biochemistry, molecular biology, medicine or equivalent. And proficiency in English equivalent to English B/English 6.

Selection

The selection is based on an overall assessment of the applicant's qualifications such as previous education, relevant work and/or research experience and statement of intent. All documents must have reached University Admissions by the deadline for the supporting documents 15 May 2020. The first selection results will be published at your account at UniversityAdmissions.se/Antagning.se on the 9th of July 2020. You must reply to your admissions offer.

Application

The application is made through University Admissions in Sweden.
Apply at universityadmissions.se

Fees

If you have citizenship within the EU/EEA, or Switzerland, you are not required to pay application or tuition fees. For further details: universityadmissions.se.

Application fee

900 SEK

Tuition fee

Total amount: 100 000 SEK
First instalment: 100 000 SEK
Payment of fees
Scholarships

Application Spring 2021

  • Full time (100%), Lecturing in daytime
  • Study location: Solna
  • 18 January 2021 - 06 June 2021
  • Language: English
  • Application deadline: 15 October 2020
  • Application code: KI-12000

Specific entry requirements

A minimum of 210 credits in medicine or natural sciences. At least 90 credits should be in one of the following subjects: biomedicine, biochemistry, molecular biology, medicine or equivalent. And proficiency in English equivalent to English B/English 6.

Selection

The selection is based on an overall assessment of the applicant's qualifications such as previous education, relevant work and/or research experience and statement of intent. All documents must have reached University Admissions by the deadline for the supporting documents 29th of October 2020. The first selection results will be published at your account at UniversityAdmissions.se/Antagning.se on the 10th of December 2020. You must reply to your admissions offer.

Application

The application is made through University Admissions in Sweden.
Apply at universityadmissions.se

Fees

If you have citizenship within the EU/EEA, or Switzerland, you are not required to pay application or tuition fees. For further details: universityadmissions.se.

Application fee

900 SEK

Tuition fee

Total amount: 100 000 SEK
First instalment: 100 000 SEK
Payment of fees
Scholarships

Contact

For more information about the course and its outline, please contact:
Benedict Chambers, benedict.chambers@ki.se

If you have questions about application and admission procedures please visit

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