Karolinska Institute
Region: Northern Europe
Country/Region: Sweden
Found Year: 1810
Address: Nobels Väg 6
Introduction

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. Karolinska Institutet was founded by King Karl XIII in 1810 as an "academy for the training of skilled army surgeons". Today, Karolinska Institutet is a modern medical university and one of the foremost in the world. With our close relationship to the clinical milieu, a well established infrastructure and a stable financial situation, Karolinska Institutet has excellent prerequisites for sustaining high quality research and education.

Academic Ranking of World Universities
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Academic Ranking of World Universities
The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) is recognized as the precursor of global university rankings and the most trustworthy one. ARWU presents the world's top 1000 research universities annually based on transparent methodology and objective third-party data.
44
2017
44
2018
38
2019
45
2020
42
2021
Global Ranking of Academic Subjects
All Subjects
Subject
Rank
Best Ranked Subjects
Subject Rank
Nursing
4
Public Health
7
Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences
7
Biological Sciences
16
Human Biological Sciences
24
Clinical Medicine
31
Biotechnology
51-75
Dentistry & Oral Sciences
51-75
Key Statistics
7946
Total Enrollment
1484(18.7%)
International Students
2330
Undergraduate Enrollment
240(10.3%)
International Students
5616
Graduate Enrollment
1244(22.2%)
International Students