For students attending the Master programme in Global Health Study information and regulations - MGH

On this page you will find information and links to what you may need during your studies at the Master's Programme in Global Health.

Examination and re-examination

Please do not forget to contact the administration if you want to take a re-exam. Kindly e-mail your name, civic registration number (personnummer) and the full course name to no later than 2 weeks (10 working days) before the re-exam.

Note! The day of the exam does not necessarily mean the last day of the course.

Guidelines for examination

Student Rights

Here you can read about what rights and obligations you have as a student. You can for example find information on admissions, credit transfer, examination, exam writing, interruption of studies and study breaks.

Cheating and Plagiarism

Below you can find information about rules and regulations regarding Cheating and plagiarism. We recommend that you read the information to make sure that you will adhere to the rules in your written work and course examination.

It is obligatory for you to read and agree to the KI-specific information provided below in 'KI rules'! The rest of the information is optional for you to read.

Cheating is forbidden (obligatory reading)

KI rules and disciplinary matters (obligatory reading)

Sources and refenreces

Using sources

Writing references

General guidelines on how to write and cite:

Reference guide for Vancouver

Student ombudsperson

The student ombudsperson is an independent office, employed by the student unions, to whom you may turn with matters relating to you as a student, such as if you feel unfairly treated by someone at KI or have problems in your dealings with other students or members of staff.

Here you will find information about and contact to the student ombudsperson.

Student Wellbeing Centre

Here you will find information about the services at the Student Health Centre. The services are offered free of charge.


Study Counsellor

Carla Sturm is the study counsellor for the students in the Master's Programme in Global Health.

The study counsellor may help you with:
- Guidance about the education and your studies
- Give advice about study techniques
- Questions concerning leaves of absence, welfare issues etc.

You are most welcome to call, e-mail or make an appointment for a visit

phone: 0702056915

Visiting address: Widerströmska huset Tomtebodavägen 18 a, Solna, floor 3 (the door is closed, ring the doorbell or phone Carla)

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Carla Sturm

Study Counsellor

Studying with disabilities

Karolinska Institutet can provide students with disabilities with special support during your studies. Students with disabilities at KI should be guaranteed the same high level of education and the same good quality study environment as other students. 

More information please see here.

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Lena Björk