KTH in figures

Facts and figures are based on the Management Report 2013.

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
  • 11,473 full time students, of which 31 per cent are women and 69 per cent men (including fee-paying students)
  • 11,107 annual performance equivalents (including fee-paying students)
  • 1,894 active research students (at least 50 per cent activity), of which 30 per cent are women and 70 per cent men

Admissions

  • 2,566 new students on the first year of Master of Science in engineering, Master of architecture and Bachelor of Science in engineering programmes of which 30 per cent are women and 70 per cent men
  • 818 admitted to the technical preparatory programme, of which 30 per cent are women and 70 per cent men
  • 1,798 new students on one and two-year Master’s programmes, 31 per cent women and 69 per cent men, of whom 969 students previously on Master of Science in engineering studies programmes and 683 students studying on a one or two-year Master’s programme at KTH
  • 316 newly-admitted students to doctoral studies programmes, of which 30 per cent are women and 70 per cent men

Degrees

  • 928 Master of architecture, 54 per cent to women and 46 per cent to men
  • 908 Master of Science in engineering degrees, 31 per cent to women and 69 per cent to men
  • 325 Bachelor of Science in Engineering degrees, of which 26 per cent to women and 74 per cent to men
  • 1,413 Master/Master of Science (one and two-year) degrees, 30 per cent to women and 70 per cent to men
  • 252 phDs, 25 per cent to women and 75 per cent to men
  • 135 licentiate degrees, 27 per cent to women and 73 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 4,419 in total turnover (of which MSEK 381 transfers)

Government grants (excluding transfers)

  • MSEK 957 First and second level (undergraduate) educational programmes
  • MSEK 1,064 research/doctoral studies

External financing(excluding transfers)

  • MSEK 328 the Swedish Research Council
  • MSEK 281 EU
  • MSEK 155 Vinnova
  • MSEK 132 Wallenberg Foundations
  • MSEK 359 other government agencies
  • MSEK 321 other external financing including private funds

Employees

  • 4,906 employees, the equivalent of 3,621 full time positions, of which 1,319 are women and 2,302 are men
  • 303 professors, 42 women and 261 men (including visiting and adjunct professors)
  • 250 associate professors, 55 women and 195 men (including assistant professors)

Premises

266,000 square meters

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