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KTH in figures

Facts and figures are based on the Management Report 2019.

Educational activities

  • Master of Architecture and 16 Master of Science in Engineering programmes (five year 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
  • 13,514 full time students, of which 34 per cent are women and 66 per cent men (including fee-paying students)

  • 11,407 annual performance equivalents (including fee-paying students)
  • 1,665 active research students (at least 50 per cent activity), of which 32 per cent are women and 68 per cent men

Admissions

  • 2,418 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

  • 720 admitted to the technical preparatory programme, of which 30 per cent are women and 70 per cent men

  • 2,465 new students on one and two-year Master’s programmes, 35 per cent women and 65 per cent men, of whom 1,207 students previously on Master of Science in engineering studies programmes and 1,185 students studying on a one or two-year Master’s programme at KTH

  • 333 newly-admitted students to doctoral studies programmes, of which 37 per cent are women and 63 per cent men

Degrees

  • 114 Master of architecture,56 per cent to women and 43 per cent to men

  • 1,150 Master of Science in engineering degrees, 35 per cent to women and 65 per cent to men

  • 267 Bachelor of Science in Engineering degrees, of which 32 per cent to women and 68 per cent to men
  • 2,012 Master/Master of Science (one and two-year) degrees, 34 per cent to women and 66 per cent to men

  • 245 phDs, 32 per cent to women and 68 per cent to men

  • 46 licentiate degrees, 28 per cent to women and 72 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 five programme areas within the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT)

  • EIT InnoEnergy
  • EIT Digital
  • EIT Health
  • EIT Raw Materials
  • EIT Urban Mobility

Financial situation

  • MSEK 5,566 in total turnover (of which MSEK 605 transfers)

Government grants (excluding transfers)

  • MSEK 1,180 First and second level (undergraduate) educational programmes
  • MSEK 1,229 research/doctoral studies

External financing(excluding transfers)

  • MSEK 256 the Swedish Research Council
  • MSEK 256 EU
  • MSEK 169 Vinnova
  • MSEK 223 Wallenberg Foundations
  • MSEK 440 other government agencies
  • MSEK 443 other external financing including private funds

Employees

  • 5,044 employees, the equivalent of 3,760 full time positions, of which 1,492 are women and 2,268 are men
  • 317 professors, 58 women and 259 men (including visiting and adjunct professors)
  • 287 associate professors, 71 women and 216 men (including assistant professors)

Floor space

284,000 square meters

Page responsible:Sofie Kim
Belongs to: About KTH
Last changed: May 28, 2020