KTH in figures

Facts and figures are based on the Management Report 2014.

Educational activities

  • Master of Architecture and 15 Master of Science in Engineering programmes
  • Master of Science in Engineering combined with Degree in Education
  • 8 Bachelor of Science in Engineering programmes
  • Subject teacher programmes grades 7–9

  • Master’s programmes (one and two year)
  • Bachelor's programmes and two-year university diplomas
  • Further education, technical preparatory programme
  • 12,424 full time students, of which 32 per cent are women and 68 per cent men (including fee-paying students)

  • 10,564 annual performance equivalents (including fee-paying students)
  • 1,902 active research students (at least 50 per cent activity), of which 30 per cent are women and 70 per cent men

Admissions

  • 2,0634 new students on the first year of Master of Science in engineering, Master of architecture and Bachelor of Science in engineering programmes of which 32 per cent are women and 68 per cent men

  • 894 admitted to the technical preparatory programme, of which 33 per cent are women and 67 per cent men

  • 2,039 new students on one and two-year Master’s programmes, 33 per cent women and 67 per cent men, of whom 1,043 students previously on Master of Science in engineering studies programmes and 996 students studying on a one or two-year Master’s programme at KTH

  • 305 newly-admitted students to doctoral studies programmes, of which 29 per cent are women and 71 per cent men

Degrees

  • 100 Master of architecture, 49 per cent to women and 51 per cent to men

  • 1,141 Master of Science in engineering degrees, 30 per cent to women and 70 per cent to men

  • 353 Bachelor of Science in Engineering degrees, of which 27 per cent to women and 73 per cent to men
  • 1,364 Master/Master of Science (one and two-year) degrees, 31 per cent to women and 69 per cent to men

  • 279 phDs, 26 per cent to women and 74 per cent to men

  • 125 licentiate degrees, 30 per cent to women and 70 per cent to men

Research

Primary responsibility for five national strategic research areas

  • 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

  • MSEK 4,637 in total turnover (of which MSEK 394 transfers)

Government grants (excluding transfers)

  • MSEK 1,063 First and second level (undergraduate) educational programmes
  • MSEK 1,064 research/doctoral studies

External financing(excluding transfers)

  • MSEK 327 the Swedish Research Council
  • MSEK 298 EU
  • MSEK 149 Vinnova
  • MSEK 131 Wallenberg Foundations
  • MSEK 337 other government agencies
  • MSEK 298 other external financing including private funds

Employees

  • 5,157 employees, the equivalent of 3,672 full time positions, of which 1,360 are women and 2,312 are men
  • 311 professors, 47 women and 263 men (including visiting and adjunct professors)
  • 258 associate professors, 52 women and 205 men (including assistant professors)

Premises

264,000 square meters

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