KTH Solna is situated north of Stockholm and is an important national hub for research within various life science disciplines. Frontline technical expertise is combined with advanced knowledge of translational medicine and molecular bioscience.
Educational and research areas
The focus of KTH Solna is research and education in areas such as:
- Singe cell biology
- Bioimaging and molecular structure
- Chemical biology and genome engineering
- Drug discovery
- Environmental physiology
Science for Life Laboratory
The main player at the campus is Science for Life Laboratory, a national center for molecular biosciences with focus on health and environmental research. The center is a collaboration between Karolinska Institutet, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm University and Uppsala University.On another part of KTH Solna you will find Environmental physiology with a gondola centrifuge and several pressure chambers for basic physiology studies in extreme situations.
National and international collaborations
There are numerous collaborations with universities and companies in Sweden and abroad, creating an international and vibrant meeting place with excellent communication possibilities for travelling to other parts of Stockholm, Sweden and Arlanda airport.
The area Karolinska-Norra Station
Solna is a city growing rapidly. KTH Solna is situated in Solna municipality at the border of Stockholm municipality. The area Karolinska-Norra Station is being integrated into a dynamic and modern city district joining the two municipalities. Here will be a mix of learning centers, companies, research institutes, hospitals, cafes and restaurants, culture, service institutions and beautiful parks.
Postal address: P.O Box 1031, 171 21 SOLNA
Visiting address: Tomtebodavägen 23A
Phone: +46 8 542 820 20
Berzelius väg 13
171 65 SOLNA