How to apply

The programme has two application rounds: 16 October 2018 - 15 January 2019 and 15 March - 15 April 2019. The programme starts in late August 2019. Applications are made through University Admissions, an online application portal for all Swedish universities.

Non EU/EEA/Swiss student?

Non-EU/EEA/Swiss citizens should apply in the first application round in order to obtain a residence permit before the semester starts. The second application round is an alternative for students who do not need a residence permit.

Application process for the Bachelor's programme

1. Check the Entry requirements
Verify that you meet the general and programme specific admission requirements.

Entry requirements

3. Submit your required documents
Your application will be considered incomplete if you do not submit all the required documentation. Please note:

  • Almost all documents should be uploaded on University Admissions. There are some exceptions for specific countries, see link below.
  • The documentation requirements and educational qualifications may differ between countries.
  • No documents should be sent to KTH.
  • The authenticity of your documents may be verified with the issuing institution. Applications made with fraudulent documents will be rejected and legal action may be taken.

Information on required documentation

Country specific documentation

4. Pay the application fee or document your fee exempt status
For non-EU/EEA/Swiss citizens, an application fee (SEK 900) is required. EU/EEA/Swiss citizens are not required to pay the application fee, but should prove their citizenship status, for instance with a passport copy. Applicants with a valid residence permit in Sweden are not required to pay the application fee regardless of citizenship.

Paying the application fee

5. Check the selection results
The Notification of selection results will be published on University Admissions. If you are admitted, KTH will provide further information about how to prepare for your studies.

Notification of selection results

When to apply

The programme has two application rounds for studies starting autumn 2019.

Application round 1: Deadline 15 January 2019 (for all applicants)

Non-EU/EEA/Swiss citizens should apply in this application round in order to obtain a residence permit before the start of the semester.

  • 16 October: The online application opens
  • 15 January 2019: Application deadline
  • 1 February 2019: Deadline for receipt of application fee (if required) or documentation of fee exempt status
  • 1 February 2019: Deadline for receipt of supporting documents
  • 18 April 2019: Notification of selection results (you do not have to reply to the offer)

Application round 2: Deadline 15 April 2019 (only for applicants who do not need residence permit)

This application round is an alternative mainly for applicants from EU/EEA/Switzerland who do not need a residence permit. For non-EU/EEA/Swiss students, applying in the April round will most likely result in not having enough time to obtain a residence permit before the start of the semester.

  • 15 March 2019: The online application opens
  • 15 April 2019: Application deadline
  • 7 May 2019: Deadline for receipt of application fee (if required) or documentation of fee exempt status
  • 20 June 2019: Deadline for receipt of supporting documents
  • 11 July 2019: First notification of selection results
  • 26 July 2019: Last date to reply to your offer
  • 1 August 2019: Second notification of selection results

Please note: The deadlines are strict and in Central European Time (CET). If you are in your final year of upper secondary (high school) education you will not be able to submit a complete application in the first round. EU/EEA/Swiss citizens may be able to apply in the second round (your complete documentation has to be recieved by 5 July 2019).

Contact

For queries regarding the application process and user account at universityadmissions.se, please contact University Admissions Support Centre .

For queries regarding admissions requirements, please contact the KTH Admissions Office: info@kth.se  or +46 (0)8 790 9440 (Monday 1:00-2:00 pm CET and Tuesday-Thursday 10:00-11:00 am CET).