Pre-arrival events 2020

A list of pre-departure events organised by Karolinska Institutet and Swedish Foreign Missions abroad.

Organised by Karolinska Institutet

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Pre-departure webinar: New date will be shown here

A webinar for students admitted to the Global Bachelor's and Master's Programmes at Karolinska Institutet. Topics vary and can include insurance, residence permit, housing, how to pay for your tuition fee (if applicable) and more. Admitted students will receive a direct invite by email a few days after the notification of selection results. Watch previous webinars.

Organised by Swedish Foreign Missions abroad

Swedish Foreign Missions around the world organise pre-arrival events that will help you prepare for your move to Sweden. Admitted students will receive an invite directly from the Swedish Foreign Mission organising the event, to the email adress that was used when applying.

Please keep in mind that the below dates could be subject to change or cancellation. Check for exact dates when you receive your invite.

Please also note that Karolinska Institutet won't have any representatives on-site for these events.

Pre-arrival events per country:

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Pre-departure events still tentatively scheduled to occur:

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Fairs  tentatively scheduled to occur:

Swedish Institute - virtual fairs
16 Oct – China                                      10:00-14:00 CET
17 Oct -   Indian subcontinent                 13:00-17:00 CET
21 Oct – South East/East Asia              11:00-15:00 CET
4 Nov – Africa/Europe/MENA                16:00-20:00 CET
7 Nov – Americas                                   20:00-00:00 CET

13 Nov - Study in Sweden - Webinar Life science