Bachelor's programme in Information and Communication Technology

Today’s society is highly dependent on Information and Communication Technology (ICT). This programme aims to meet society’s demands for ict solutions and prepare a generation of highly skilled specialists in the field. The developments in this area create opportunities for you to utilise the knowledge gained in the programme for either an inter­national career, or higher education.

Application closed

The application round 1 for the programme is now closed. Application round 2 opens 15 March 2018.

16 October 2017: Application opens
15 January 2018: Application deadline
1 February 2018: Deadline for receipt of application fee (if required) or documentation of fee exempt status
1 February 2018: Deadline for receipt of supporting academic documents
19 April 2018: Notification of selection results

Non-EU/EEA/Swiss citizens: The full programme tuition fee is SEK 366,000
Non-EU/EEA/Swiss citizens are generally required to pay an application fee of SEK 900.

EU/EEA/Swiss citizens: There are no tuition fees for EU/EEA/Swiss citizens
EU/EEA/Swiss citizens are not required to pay an application fee.

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Degree awarded: Bachelor of Science
Language of instruction: English
Duration: Three years (180 ECTS)
Programme start: Late August
Location: KTH Kista
School: School of Information and Communcation Technology (at KTH)

For questions regarding programme content and specific admission requirements, feel free to contact the programme coordinator or programme director.

Programme coordinator: svl@ict.kth.se
Programme director: Paolo Monti

Information and Communication Technology at KTH

The programme is taught in English and based on the research carried out at kth in conjunction with companies. You are involved in the latest research advances and developments in the field. You will interact with prominent professors and teachers from all over the world.

The programme features a large proportion of elective courses and allows you to customise your education depending on individual interests, while maintaining a solid scientific basis. You gain a broad range of fundamental knowledge and skills in the core aspects of ICT – mathematics, programming, electronics and computer engineer­ing, and networking. You will also study subjects such as economics, management, and sustainable development. The programme results in a compe­titive Bachelor’s degree of the highest international standard.

The programme has strong connections to the industry and provides unique opportunities
to network and interact with industry contacts beneficial to future careers. It also contains guest lectures and projects that provide a comprehen­sive understanding of the profession.

Courses

Career prospects

The combination of computer, electrical and software engineering, computer science, and communication technology is essential for all businesses. After graduation, you can work in all industries – from automotive and medical technology, to traditional ICT companies.

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"Studying in Kista feels personal, and all students are like one big family!"

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