The Karolinska Institute is one of the world’s foremost medical universities.
Applications are invited for the Global Scholarships For International Students which is awarded to individuals who are passionate about studying a degree program at Karolinska Institute.
The Karolinska Institutet Global Master’s Scholarships
Karolinska Institutet offers a handful of tuition fee scholarships to excellent students who have been admitted to one of our Global Master’s Programmes starting each Autumn semester. The amount of scholarships varies from year to year, but there are maximum 10 scholarships per year, spread to all the Global Master’s Programmes. The competition is fierce with approximately 1500 international students applying for the scholarship annually.
Who can apply?
To be eligible for the KI Global Master’s Scholarship you must:
- have applied to one of Karolinska Institutet’s Global Master’s Programmes starting 2022
- be a tuition fee paying student (from outside the EU/EEA)
- have paid the application fee by 1 February 2022
- fulfil the entry and documentation requirements for the programme you have applied for
Only first year students are eligible to apply.
How do I apply?
The online application form to the KI Global Master’s Scholarship is available here during the application period 18 October 2021 – 17 January 2022.
The selection process is based on an overall assessment of the applicant’s CV and qualifications that are submitted via UniversityAdmissions and evaluated in connection with the application for a KI Global Master’s programme. Scholarship awaredees will be notified personally.
What does the KI Global Master’s scholarship cover?
The KI Global Master’s Scholarship only covers the tuition fee (or part of the tuition fee for programmes only partially given by Karolinska Institutet). Travel, living expenses and other costs must be met with other funding. Furthermore, please note the KI Global Master’s Scholarship only covers tuition fee for students enrolled at a Global Master’s Programme here at Karolinska Institutet and cannot be used for other studies.
Important dates – KI Global Master’s Scholarships
Application for our Global Master’s programmes opens: 18 October 2021
Application deadline: 17 January 2022
Last date to pay application fee and submit supporting documents: 1 February 2022
Apply for the KI Global programmes scholarship at this page: 18 October 2021 – 17 January 2022
Notification of selection for the Global Master’s Programmes: 7 April 2022
Notification of selection for the scholarship: 29 April 2022