KTH in figures

Facts and figures are based on the Management Report 2018.

Educational activities

  • Master of Architecture and 16 Master of Science in Engineering programmes
  • Master of Science in Engineering combined with Degree in Education
  • 9 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
  • 13,633 full time students, of which 34 per cent are women and 66 per cent men (including fee-paying students)

  • 11,321 annual performance equivalents (including fee-paying students)
  • 1,722 active research students (at least 50 per cent activity), of which 30 per cent are women and 70 per cent men

Admissions

  • 2,651 new students on the first year of Master of Science in engineering, Master of architecture and Bachelor of Science in engineering programmes of which 33 per cent are women and 67 per cent men

  • 738 admitted to the technical preparatory programme, of which 33 per cent are women and 67 per cent men

  • 2,557 new students on one and two-year Master’s programmes, 34 per cent women and 66 per cent men, of whom 1,304 students previously on Master of Science in engineering studies programmes and 1,253 students studying on a one or two-year Master’s programme at KTH

  • 307 newly-admitted students to doctoral studies programmes, of which 28 per cent are women and 72 per cent men

Degrees

  • 84 Master of architecture, 60 per cent to women and 40 per cent to men

  • 1,134 Master of Science in engineering degrees, 34 per cent to women and 66 per cent to men

  • 237 Bachelor of Science in Engineering degrees, of which 26 per cent to women and 74 per cent to men
  • 1,390 Master/Master of Science (one and two-year) degrees, 38 per cent to women and 62 per cent to men

  • 276 phDs, 33 per cent to women and 67 per cent to men

  • 65 licentiate degrees, 37 per cent to women and 63 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 5,366 in total turnover (of which MSEK 482 transfers)

Government grants (excluding transfers)

  • MSEK 1,159 First and second level (undergraduate) educational programmes
  • MSEK 1,208 research/doctoral studies

External financing(excluding transfers)

  • MSEK 272 the Swedish Research Council
  • MSEK 257 EU
  • MSEK 156 Vinnova
  • MSEK 221 Wallenberg Foundations
  • MSEK 273 other government agencies
  • MSEK 525 other external financing including private funds

Employees

  • 3,628 employees, the equivalent of 3,563 full time positions, of which 1,406 are women and 2,222 are men
  • 308 professors, 53 women and 255 men (including visiting and adjunct professors)
  • 280 associate professors, 66 women and 214 men (including assistant professors)

Floor space

289,300 square meters

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Last changed: Sep 09, 2019