Study at KTH

KTH Royal Institute of Technology is the largest and most respected technical university in Sweden—ranked top 100 in the 2020 QS World University Rankings. By choosing KTH, you gain access to a vibrant student life and a prestigious academic environment.

Study options

Master’s programmes

KTH offers around 60 master’s programmes taught in English. The programmes present an opportunity for students with a bachelor’s degree or equivalent to obtain a master's degree. KTH also offers around 15 joint master’s programmes given in collaboration with other prominent technical universities.

Bachelor’s programme

KTH offers one bachelor’s programme taught in English. The programme corresponds to three years of full time studies and after graduation students can proceed to a working career or continue to study a master's programme.

Exchange studies

Each year KTH welcomes students from around 220 exchange partner universities across the world. Depending on their subject area exchange students make an individual course selection, with more than 1000 master's level courses in English to choose from, or study a set study plan.

MOOCs

Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) are web-based courses, open for everybody to enhance their knowledge in different areas.

Doctoral studies (PhD)

KTH offers students with a master’s degree or equivalent the opportunity to complete a doctoral degree (PhD). As the largest and highest ranked technical university in Sweden, KTH provides excellent conditions for its 2,000 doctoral students.