For students attending the Master's Programme in Molecular techniques in Life Science Information for Newly Admitted Students to the Master's Programme in Molecular techniques in Life Science in 2024

Welcome to the Master's Programme in Molecular techniques in Life Science.
Here you can find important information regarding introduction, registration and the start of the programme.

Activate your student account

An active student account is necessary for studies at KI! If this is the first time you are studying at KI, you must activate your account according to the instructions under the headline “Activation code” at our Student Account web page. You can activate your student account from 2 August 2024. The account must be activated before you can register for your course.

An activation code will be sent to your email in June 2024 (to the same email address that you used when you applied for the programme), so check your spam/promotion folder if you have not received it. If you cannot find your activation code, contact for guidance. If you already have a Swedish National registration number, you can see more options at the Student Account web page. 

Register for your first course

Once you have activated your student account, you must register for the first course of the  Master's Programme in Molecular techniques in Life Science.

The registration is open between 19 August and 4 September (23:59) 2024. If you fail to register within this period, we will consider your study place declined and offer it to a waitlisted applicant.

The first course of the programme is:

Applied Communication, 5MT011, 6.0 credits
Dates: 2024-09-02 - 2024-10-01

Once you are registered, you are officially considered a student and can participate in course activities and teaching.
Note that you must also participate in the mandatory roll call on the first day.

You register by logging in to your student account in Ladok:

You can always log in and check your registrations and results from your studies on the link above.

If you need to decline your study place, please do so by logging in to your account at or and go to “My pages”. If you decide to withdraw from your study place after the registration period has started on August 19, kindly contact the programme officer.

Introduction week and ceremony at Karolinska Institutet

All new students on the KI Global Master's and Bachelor's Programmes are invited to an introduction week with a welcome ceremony.

More information for 2024 will be provided on the calendar event Introduction Week at Karolinska Institutet and will also be sent to your e-mail.

General information for new students at KI

Contact and visit Karolinska Institutet

The programme administration hosts a mandatory registration and introduction meeting on site:

Time: August 28th 

Place: TBA

You will meet the programme administration from the three different universities.

Programme start

At Karolinska Institutet the autumn semester starts on Monday September 2 2024.

Monday 2 September


Tuesday 3 September