Rustam Nabiev in the KTH library.

"I want to make primary care more effective in low-income countries"

As a 12-year-old, Rustam Nabiev, recipient of the KTH Innovation Award 2021, supported his family during the civil war in Tajikistan by collecting PET bottles. Today, his innovation Smart Paper Technology contributes to more efficient healthcare for millions of people in low-income countries.

Portraits of some of the researchers mentioned in the article.

Newsmakers at KTH

Pioneering contributions in micro-electromechanical systems sensors, the development of AI in Sweden, digital opportunities in the classroom and equality within the energy sector. These are just some of the areas where researchers from KTH have attracted attention recently.

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The trend of diversification amounts to a 2-point year-over-year increase since 2018. (Photo: David Callahan)

Growing ratio of women to men in master's programme recruitment

Female enrollment in the master’s programmes at KTH Royal Institute of Technology has been steadily rising in recent years.

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Borggården at KTH:s campus at Valhallavägen.
26-28 April next year, Times Higher Education's conference, THE Innovation & Impact Summit 2022, is to be arranged at KTH.

KTH to host the THE Innovation & Impact Summit 2022

Stefan Östlund, Vice President for Global Relations and project manager of the THE (Times Higher Education) Innovation & Impact Summit 2022 that will ...

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A part of the globe.
KTH has set its sights on developing international collaboration at all levels.

KTH initiates more and new collaborations around the world

KTH has set its sights on developing international collaboration at all levels with universities in the USA, Africa and Europe. South Korea will be a...

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