The programme includes principles in toxicology, toxicokinetics, target organ toxicity, toxicological research methods, mechanisms of toxicity and mode of action, regulatory toxicity testing, laboratory animal science, alternative methods to animal testing, histopathology, statistics, epidemiology, health risk assessment including systematic approaches, global toxicology in a sustainable society, ethics, adverse outcome pathways, in silico/computational toxicology, bioinformatics, omics and practical laboratory work.
The programme always strives at teaching the latest developments from science, methodology and regulations.

Course Type: Academic courses

Learning Type: In Person

Start Months: September

Course Duration: Full Time

Full Time Hours: 24 months

Qualifications Required: MSc

Cost: Free

Contact details of organiser: Karolinska Institute

Entry Requirements:

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme. General requirements
It is important that you follow the instructions on supporting documentation when you prepare your application. If you do not submit the documentation according to the instructions on, you cannot be considered for admission.
Most documents can be uploaded and you will find detailed instructions on how to upload when you are logged in at your account at You must among others make sure that you scan the original documentation and scan in colour. Scanned copies and certified copies will not be accepted by University Admissions in Sweden.

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