Category: Academics


Thesis Writing – One-year masters edition

With the summer slowly approaching, my master’s degree is already almost coming to an end. I finished my last course in March and now only have my thesis left until I am officially done! Because everything is happening so fast in a one-year degree, I thought I would share my first thoughts, experiences and tips with […]

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EduCorner: Environmental Engineering and Sustainable Infrastructure

In my previous Edu Corner posts, I gave you an insight into research and group work in Swedish Universities. With this post, I want to give you an outline of my Master program. I’m in the final period of my first year at KTH Royal Institute of Technology. I’m pursuing a 2 year Master’s program […]

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Olof Palme and why you should know him

During a lecture about Case Study Methodology at Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, I learned about Olof Palme for the first time.  It was not an unfamiliar name for me at that moment, as the streets in Sweden are often named after famous people here. When my lecturer mentioned Palme, it was with passion – I […]

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My playlist for studying.

Music creates different emotions, and most importantly it creates different states of mind. Last month I wrote about one of the productivity techniques that I started using, and so far it is working perfectly. Today I’m writing about something related but somehow different, today I’m writing about my playlist for studying. Can music boost your […]

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Master in Communication Series Part 4: What am I actually studying?

Spring is here, as Supritha would say (by the way, check out her last post)! However, sun and flowers go along with something else, too. Another period of courses and lectures has started. To be precise, new courses. At least regarding my Master’s Programme in Communication at the University of Gothenburg. Still don’t remember what […]

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Studies in Sweden as an international student – what is there to know.

There’s a chance that as you read this, an email of acceptance lays in your inbox that offers congratulations on being admitted as an international student in a university in Sweden. The newest episode of podcast “Sweden And…” talks about what happens after the pink glasses of excitement fall and some serious planning and moving […]

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