Living in a garden -Kungshamra

If you want the experience the same social vibe of Lappis but still stay in a less noisy locality with gardens and lakes around, then Kungshamra is the place for you. The model of Kungshamra is quite similar to that of Lappis, with a communal kitchen and private rooms and bathrooms. However, it is much … Continue reading “Living in a garden -Kungshamra”

Skrapan – Living in the Centre of Stockholm

In my last weeks’ post, we travelled through life at Lappis. This week, we explore other student accommodation – Skrapan. If you are the one who isn’t comfortable sharing your kitchen with 10 other people or doesn’t want a party place like Lappis but still wants to be in the centre of Stockholm, then Skrapan … Continue reading “Skrapan – Living in the Centre of Stockholm”

My new “Home” – Lappis

This was the first time I was leaving my home to a new city, a new country for a longer time. I stepped on Swedish soil on 18th August 2019 and was welcomed by Stockholm’s infamous heavy summer rain and of course KTH students. I was handed over the keys for my new home. Little … Continue reading “My new “Home” – Lappis”

FAQs by newly admitted students

Last April was one of the most uncertain times with regard to my career choices. I had offers from US, German, Dutch and Swedish universities. There was a ton of questions running in my mind about what each country and each university holds for me. Fortunately, KTH offered a call-up week with one of the … Continue reading “FAQs by newly admitted students”

Cost of Living in Sweden – 2020

The first question I asked my seniors and the one question I get asked the most from students who want to study at KTH is “How expensive is Sweden?”And the answer I usually give is “Its as expensive and inexpensive as you want it to be.” So, I thought of writing about my monthly expenses … Continue reading “Cost of Living in Sweden – 2020”

Cost of living in Sweden – 2019

Recall I mentioned in the last post that another ‘hot’ topic would be addressed? I guess the title dismisses the element of surprise on the subject matter that I will be sharing on… “I hear Stockholm is expensive? Is this true?” ” What should my average budget be like every month?” I dare say for … Continue reading “Cost of living in Sweden – 2019”