Newly admitted students

Have you been admitted as a student at KTH starting this autumn? Congratulations—an exciting future awaits you!

We have gathered all the information you need before arriving in August.


KTH in the top 100

KTH ranks among the world's top 100 universities in the new survey – QS World University Rankings. The internationalization makes for stronger impact for research and education.

KTH in EU-funded alliance with six leading universities

More cross- border mobility, common programme development and more cooperation to come, with UNITE!

A cross-section of a typical Wolter type space telescope with mirrors (above) is contrasted with the design that uses stacks of microengineered prisms to bend light toward the focal point. (Illustration: Wujun Mi)

Radically different telescope design offers deeper look into space

A radically different type of X-ray space telescope has been designed at KTH, using advanced optic techniques that were originally developed in medica...

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The simplified device eliminates components that typically are used in controlling the storage and dispensing of fluids on microfluidic platforms.

This small tube may help compress entire labs into a computer chip

Lab-on-a-chip (LOC) technology could transform medicine in ways comparable with how microprocessors have changed our everyday lives – that is once it ...

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The structural biology research team that discovered special enzymes which could enable acne-causing bacteria to resist treatment. From left, Dayanand Kalyanim, Henrik Aspeborg, Christina Divne and Tom Reichenbach. (Photo: courtesy of Christina Divne)

Researchers may have figured out one way acne bacteria defies treatment

Researchers at KTH have discovered how acne-causing bacteria feed off their human hosts, opening the possibility for finding effective ways to treat s...

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International student blog

Join master's students Fernando and Oluchi on their journeys towards a degree from KTH.

A part of the Cluster network

European universities enhancing the quality of education and research.