Department of Medical Sciences

The department of Medical Sciences is responsible for first cycle and second cycle courses on several programmes at the Faculty of Medicine as well as some freestanding courses.

For questions regarding specific courses or programmes, please check under the links below.

For more general educational issues, please contact the course co-ordinator Caroline Olofsson

Students who have been admitted to a course or programme

For those of you who have been admitted to a course or programme, it is important to accept your admission on and activate your student account.

More information on your course can be found in the the course catalogue or under the links below.

If you have been placed on a waiting list

If you are a waiting list applicant for a course or programme, you will be contacted by the Department via e-mail when it is possible to offer you a place. Please note that you also have to accept your admission to the waiting list on Admissions for waiting list applicants normally continue until the start date of the course. As a waiting list applicant it is your responsibility to regularly check the email address you submitted on Please also check your spam folder! If you are offered a place, you normally need to reply within a day or two but this can vary between courses. For more information about admissions from a waiting list, please contact the contact person for a specific course.

Degree programmes

Please find information under the following links:

Freestanding courses

The department is responsible for some freestanding courses. If you have been admitted to one of our freestanding courses, you need to accept your admission to keep your place.

If you have been admitted conditionally, you need to contact the Department as soon as possible to prove that you fulfill the admission requirements in order to keep your place on course. If you do not provide the information before the course start, it will be impossible to be registered. You can find the contact details for freestanding courses in the course catalogue.

The department's freestanding courses:

Clinical Drug Development - Klinisk läkemedelsutveckling, 30 credits

Registration for this course is via roll call on the first day of the course. You cannot register for the course on Ladok. If you have any questions, please contact the course administrator:

Biomedical Laboratory Science, Degree Project, 30 credits

Diabetes Care I 7,5 credits

Health Economics: Methods for Economic Evaluations of Health Interventions and Programmes, 7,5 credits

Psykiatri 15 hp

Psykotraumatologi 15 hp

Fördjupningskurs inom neurosjukvård

Flödescytometri inom klinik och forskning

Klinisk masspektrometri