A medical university

Karolinska Institutet is one of the world’s leading medical universities. Our vision is to advance knowledge about life and strive towards better health for all. Karolinska Institutet accounts for the single largest share of all academic medical research conducted in Sweden and offers the country’s broadest range of education in medicine and health sciences. The Nobel Assembly at Karolinska Institutet selects the Nobel laureates in Physiology or Medicine.

Press contact

The Press Office at Karolinska Institutet handles inquiries from the media about press images and contact information to our university management, scientists, and other experts. The press phone is staffed from 9 am to 7 pm CET on weekdays, and from 9 am to 5 pm CET on weekends (outside office hours only for urgent requests). On Swedish public holidays we are closed. Emails are answered during office hours.

Phone: +46(0)8-524 860 77   |   Email: pressinfo@ki.se

Further contact information, images and links can be found in our online pressroom
For more news from Karolinska Institutet, please go to KI News


Promoveringsceremoni, Stockholms stadshus, maj 2014. Foto: Ulf Sirborn.

Conferment ceremony, Stockholm City Hall, May 2014. Credit: Ulf Sirborn.

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SE-171 77 Stockholm


+46 (0)8-52480000

Head of public authority (President/Vice-Chancellor/CEO/DG):

President Annika Östman Wernerson



Press contact




+46 (0)8-524 860 77

Mobile phone:

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