KTH in figures

Facts and figures are based on the Management Report 2012.

Educational activities

  • Master of Architecture and 15 Master of Science in Engineering programmes
  • Master of Science combined with Degree in Education in four different specialities 
  • 8 Bachelor of Science in Engineering programmes
  • 58 Master programmes (two years) and 5 one-year Master programmes
  • 4 Bachelor of Science programmes and 1 two-year diploma programme
  • Further education, Technical Preparatory Programme
  • 12,616 full time students, of which 31 per cent are women and 69 percent men (including fee-paying students)
  • 11,107 annual performance equivalents (including fee-paying students)
  • 1,869 active research students (at least 50 per cent activity), of which 30 per cent are women and 70 per cent men

Admissions

  • 3,528 new students on the first year of Master of Science in Engineering, Master of Architecture and Bachelor of Science in Engineering programmes plus Bachelor degree programmes and Technical Preparatory Programme, of which 31 per cent are women and 69 per cent men
  • 1,715 new students on one and two-year Master programmes, of which 33 per cent are women and 67 per cent men
  • 967 students who completed their Master of Science in Engineering studies within a Master programme
  • 680 students studying on a one or two-year Master programme at KTH
  • 350 newly-admitted students to third level programmes, of which 34 per cent are women and 66 per cent men

Degrees

  • 920 Master of Architecture and Master of Science in Engineering degrees, of which 32 per cent were awarded to women and 68 per cent to men
  • 321 Bachelor of Science in Engineering degrees, of which 25 per cent were awarded to women and 75 per cent to men
  • 1,177 Master (one and two-year) degrees, of which 30 per cent were awarded to women and 70 per cent to men
  • 235 doctoral degrees, of which 24 per cent were awarded to women and 76 per cent to men
  • 153 licentiate degrees of which 30 per cent were awarded to women and 70 per cent to men

Research

Primary responsibility for five national strategic research areas (SRAs)

  • E-science
  • IT and mobile communication
  • Transport research
  • Production engineering
  • Molecular biosciences (Science for Life Laboratory)

Partner in another five areas.

Lead partner in two programme areas within the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT)

  • InnoEnergy
  • ICT Labs

Financial situation

  • SEK 4,214 million in total turnover (of which SEK 226 million transfers)
    Government grants (excluding transfers)
  • SEK 1,025 million level 1 and 2 education
  • SEK 987 million research/doctoral studies

External financing(excluding transfers)

  • SEK 325 million the Swedish Research Council
  • SEK 292 million EU
  • SEK 144 million Vinnova
  • SEK 119 million Wallenberg Foundations
  • SEK 334 million other government agencies
  • SEK 427 million other external financing including private funds

Employees

  • 4,811 employees, the equivalent of 3,542 full time positions, of which 1,258 are women and 2,284 are men
  • 299 professors of which 39 are women and 260 are men (including visiting and adjunct professors)
  • 240 associate professors of which 52 are women and 188 are men (including assistant professors)

Premises

261,000 square meters