For students attending the Master's Programme in Nutrition Science (120 ECTS) Information for newly admitted students on the Master's Programme in Nutrition Science (120 ECTS)

We would like to Welcome you to the Global Master's Programme in Nutrition Science (120 credits)!

Below you can find some important information regarding the introduction, registration and the start of the programme. Some information has also been sent to you by e-mail in June.

Roll call and registration

The programme starts on Monday 28 August 2023, with a mandatory roll call on campus and an introduction to the programme and the first course. Students who have not yet registered will be registered on the first course following the roll call.

When: 28 August, at 09:15.
Where: Room S 204, Campus Flemingsberg.

If you cannot attend the roll call, please contact the programme director or educational administrator.

We look forward to meeting you in August!

Introduction activities at Karolinska Institutet

All new students on the KI Global Master's and Bachelor's Programmes are invited to introduction activitie. The introduction week is planned for 21 to 25 August with a Welcome ceremony and Fair on 25 August.

There is also a pre-arrival guide with information that you need prior to your arrival in Sweden.

buidling with flowers in the foreground
Neo, Hälsovägen, Flemingsberg. Photo: Sara Bruce

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 2023. The account must be activated before you can register for your course.

An activation code will be/has been sent to your email in June 2023 (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.

If you have previously studied at KI, you will continue to use the same student account as before.

Register for courses and the programme

Once you have activated your student account, you must register for the first course of the programme you are admitted to.

The registration is open between 14 August and 30 August (23:59 hrs) 2023. If you fail to register within this period, we will consider your study place declined and offer it to a waitlisted applicant.

Once you are registered, you are officially considered a student and can participate in course activities and teaching. Note that even if you have registered, you must still participate in the mandatory roll call on the first day of each course on the programme.

The first course you must register to is: Diet and health - scientific evidence, recommendations and sustainability
You register by logging in to Ladok.


In Ladok you can register to your courses, print out study certificates and apply for your certificate for your completed education.
You register by logging in to your student account on this link:
You can always log in and check your registration on the link above.

Information about the student administration system LADOK and registration for coming courses. 

Declining your study place

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 14th, kindly contact the programme director and the educational administrator.

Magdalena Rosell

Programme director

Sara Bruce

Educational administrator and Study counsellor
Content reviewer:
Sara Bruce