KTH in figures

Facts and figures are based on the Management Report 2016.

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
  • Bridging Teacher Education Programme

  • Master’s programmes (one and two year)
  • Bachelor's programmes and two-year university diplomas
  • Further education, technical preparatory programme
  • 13,063 full time students, of which 33 per cent are women and 67 per cent men (including fee-paying students)

  • 11,033 annual performance equivalents (including fee-paying students)
  • 1,792 active research students (at least 50 per cent activity), of which 31 per cent are women and 69 per cent men

Admissions

  • 2,606 new students on the first year of Master of Science in engineering, Master of architecture and Bachelor of Science in engineering programmes of which 34 per cent are women and 66 per cent men

  • 737 admitted to the technical preparatory programme, of which 36 per cent are women and 64 per cent men

  • 2,458 new students on one and two-year Master’s programmes, 34 per cent women and 66 per cent men, of whom 1,164 students previously on Master of Science in engineering studies programmes and 1,294 students studying on a one or two-year Master’s programme at KTH

  • 292 newly-admitted students to doctoral studies programmes, of which 30 per cent are women and 70 per cent men

Degrees

  • 42 Master of architecture, 62 per cent to women and 38 per cent to men

  • 913 Master of Science in engineering degrees, 36 per cent to women and 64 per cent to men

  • 214 Bachelor of Science in Engineering degrees, of which 25 per cent to women and 75 per cent to men
  • 1,174 Master/Master of Science (one and two-year) degrees, 33 per cent to women and 67 per cent to men

  • 279 phDs, 28 per cent to women and 72 per cent to men

  • 100 licentiate degrees, 31 per cent to women and 69 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 four programme areas within the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT)

  • EIT InnoEnergy
  • EIT Digital
  • EIT Health
  • EIT Raw Materials

Financial situation

  • MSEK 4,908 in total turnover (of which MSEK 482 transfers)

Government grants (excluding transfers)

  • MSEK 1,045 First and second level (undergraduate) educational programmes
  • MSEK 1,170 research/doctoral studies

External financing(excluding transfers)

  • MSEK 318 the Swedish Research Council
  • MSEK 249 EU
  • MSEK 169 Vinnova
  • MSEK 180 Wallenberg Foundations
  • MSEK 392 other government agencies
  • MSEK 285 other external financing including private funds

Employees

  • 5,178 employees, the equivalent of 3,572 full time positions, of which 1,332 are women and 2,240 are men
  • 310 professors, 49 women and 262 men (including visiting and adjunct professors)
  • 287 associate professors, 66 women and 221 men (including assistant professors)

Floor space

269,000 square meters

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