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.

The application period is now closed and expected to open again in October 2019.

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

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:
Programme director: Fredrik Kilander

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 decent 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 good 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.

A higher education in technology can be challenging and this programme is no exception. The pace is high and rich with content. Learning acquired in early courses is frequently relied upon in later courses to enable the successful teaching of more advanced concepts. While the challenge is real, it is answered with commitment, purpose, and dedication.



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.



Find out what students from the programme think about their time at KTH.

Alexandra Kolonia, Greece

"KTH is a highly acclaimed school, with a good reputation in teaching."

Meet the students

Changes in the programme may occur.