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Support and services

Coming to study in a new country can be a major change to your life. To help you settle in, we provide you with a welcoming environment and a full range of support and service tailored to the needs of international students.

Your academic coordinators

Your international coordinator (for exchange students) is your main academic contact during your studies. They will help you with any study related concerns you might have. You will receive information about the school and programme activities from your coordinator before arriving in Stockholm.

KTH Library

KTH Library offers study places, information management turorials, guides for database searching and much more.

Avoid cheating and plagiarism

Carelessness, stress and ignorance of how to use source materials can lead to plagiarism and cheating. It is crucial that you understand what is considered cheating at KTH to ensure you do not get in trouble.

Language courses

KTH Language and Communication offers pre-sessional English courses and Swedish beginners' courses.

IT services on campus

KTH's IT services will help you with your KTH account, the access card you use on campus and your access to wi-fi, printers and software. To get you started the IT services has put together a quick reference guide published on their webpages.

KTH Entré

KTH Entré can help you with general queries about KTH and finding your way around campus, assist with IT-related questions, information about educational activities and student support, Ladok certificates and lost and found queries. At our KTH shop you will find selected KTH branded products for purchase.

KTH Entré

Support for students with disabilities

KTH strives to offer students with special needs the support necessary to enable them to carry out their studies on the same terms as other students. If you are an exchange student your home university is responsible for any additional costs for supportive measures.

Stockholm Student Health Services

Stockholm Student Health Services provides nurse, therapist and counsellor services and can also help you find and connect you with other health care services in Sweden.

Stockholm Student Health Services are bound to confidentiality and to visit us is free of charge.

THS, the student union

The student union, THS, aims to make you feel as welcome as possible when you arrive in Stockholm by arranging activities to help you find your new classmates and friends for a lifetime. In Sweden the student unions are very strong and are able to help you in most concerns related to your studies. THS care for the welfare of the students, their social environment, future career possibilities and the quality of their education. The union represent all members and hope that you would like to join the team upon your arrival to Stockholm.

Gender equality, diversity and equal conditions

KTH has two main assignments regarding gender equality, diversity and equal conditions (which is called JML at KTH) as well as goals of its own and steering documents that set KTH’s JML agenda.

Gender equality, diversity and equal conditions