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Tips and support for better study techniques

Improve your study results with better study techniques! Your studies at KTH can be challenging and at a high speed, so don't miss out on the support we offer during your studies. Here we have gathered tips and the many different types of support you can receive.

Do you have any questions about study technique?

You can contact your program study counselor if you want help developing your study technique.

Study and career counselling

Videos on study techniques

Björn Liljeqvist teaches study technology and has recorded a series of videos on study techniques with different themes. For example, you can learn how to read course literature, how to build good study habits and different memory techniques.

Watch videos about study techniques

Events and lectures about study skills

KTH organises various seminars in study techniques over lunch that are open to all students, and in the evening that are mainly aimed at those studying a master's programme. As a newly admitted programme student, you will also be offered a basic lecture on study techniques which will automatically be added to your schedule.


Information retrieval and reference management

Here you will find information on how to evaluate a scientific article, which tools you can use and which search services we recommend. The KTH Library also offers guidance in information retrieval, subject and patent databases or reference management.

Academic writing and rhetoric

Introduction to talking books

If you need talking books, you can book an introduction to talking books at KTH Library.

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Study tips for videos

Studying a video, such as recorded lectures, can be demanding. Here we have listed tips on how to effectively study videos.