Karolinska Institutet

Karolinska Institutet Ranking

country rank: 9
world rank: 418

University Overview

Karolinska Institutet (Karolinska Institute) ranking was founded in 1861 and is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in Stockholm County, Sweden, in the urban environment of Stockholm (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 people). Karolinska Institutet (KI) ranking is a medium-sized (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 7,000-7,999 students) coeducational Swedish higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Utbildningsdepartementet, Sverige (Ministry of Education and Research of Sweden). Karolinska Institutet (KI) provides courses and programs in a variety of fields that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s and master’s degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. A library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services, are among the academic and non-academic facilities and services available to students at KI.

Karolinska Institutet Ranking

University Identity

Name Karolinska Institutet
Acronym KI
Founded 1861 Origins date back to 1810 as Carolinska Medico Chirurgiska institutet
Motto Att förbättra människors hälsa To improve human health
Colours KI plum

University Location

Address Stockholm 171 77 Stockholm County Sweden
Tel +46 (8) 5248 6400
Fax +46 (8) 311 101

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 7,000-7,999
Academic Staff 2,500-2,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Yes


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

European University Association (EUA) League of European Research Universities (LERU)

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