Master's programme in Sustainable Energy Engineering

The Sustainable Energy Engineering (SEE) programme provides state-of-the-art education in the fields of solar energy, power generation, energy utilization, turbomachinery, and transformation of energy systems. The emphasis is placed on dealing with energy engineering tasks with due consideration of technical, environmental and socio-economic issues.

Application open

Application through University Admissions in Sweden.

16 January 2017: Application deadline
1 February 2017: Deadline for supporting academic documents (all applicants) and documentation of fee exempt status (if required) or receipt of application fee (if required)
24 March 2017: First notification of selection results
12 April 2017: Last date to reply to your offer

Non-EU/EEA/Swiss citizens: The full programme tuition fee is SEK 310 000
Non-EU/EEA/Swiss citizens are generally required to pay an application fee of SEK 900.

EU/EEA/Swiss citizens: There are no tuition fees for EU/EEA/Swiss citizens
EU/EEA/Swiss citizens are not required to pay an application fee.

Degree awarded: Master of Science
Duration: Two years (120 ECTS credits)
Location: KTH Campus, Stockholm
Programme start: Late August
Language of instruction: English

Programme director: 
Associate Professor Samer Sawalha
E-mail: SEE-master@energy.kth.se
Phone +46-8-790 7889

Programme director (responsible for civ. eng. students):
PhD Vera Nemanova
E-mail: vera.nemanova@energy.kth.se
Phone +46-8-790 7472

Sustainable Energy Engineering at KTH

The curricula for the four study profiles – Sustainable Power Generation, Sustainable Energy Utilisation, Transformation of Energy Systems and Solar Energy – are marked by an intensive introductory period followed by broad-based coursework giving participants a solid foundation for the particular study track. Advanced methods are applied to identify, describe, quantify and find solutions to a diverse range of energy engineering problems.

Students gain proficiency in project design and implementation, operation and maintenance, as well as in crucial phases of policy generation. The programme also offers substantial coursework within a research environment.

Courses

Career

The energy field is an international and dynamic area where well-trained engineers are in consatnt demand. Graduates find employment in industry, government agencies, and consultancies.

The SEE Programme is also an excellent starting point for a research career.

Student

Find out what students from the programme think about their time at KTH.

KTH enjoys a prestigious reputation of technology and is highly respected worldwide, especially in the domains of energy and natural science.

Meet the students

Contact

For questions regarding programme content and specific admission requirements, feel free to contact the programme directors.

Programme director: 
Associate Professor Samer Sawalha
E-mail: SEE-master@energy.kth.se
Phone +46-8-790 7889

Programme director (responsible for master of science in engineering students):
PhD Vera Nemanova
E-mail: vera.nemanova@energy.kth.se
Phone +46-8-790 7472

Changes in the programme may occur.

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