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How to apply

The application for master's programmes starting autumn 2022 opens in October 2021. You apply through University Admissions, the Swedish national application system. The number of places for each programme is limited, and admission is highly competitive. Some joint programmes have later application deadline.

The application process for master's programmes

The academic year at KTH is divided into two semesters of 20 weeks, with the autumn semester beginning at the end of August and the spring semester beginning in January. All master's programmes start in the autumn semester. The application deadlines below are strict and in Central European Time (CET).

1. Choose your programmes

Find one or more programmes that fit your interests. If you meet the programmes' admission requirements (listed on the page Entry requirements), you are ready to start your application!

List of master's programme

2. Submit your online application by 15 January

Create an account, select programmes and submit your application via University Admissions. You can select four programmes that you rank in your order of priority.

How to apply to master's programmes (University Admissions)

3. Submit your required documents by 1 February

Submit all required documents to your application at University Admissions by 1 February. Further instructions on how to submit your documents and how documentation requirements may differ between countries is provided at University Admissions .

The required documents for each programme is listed on the page for Entry requirements .

4. Pay the application fee or document your citizenship by 1 February

For non-EU/EEA citizens, there is an application fee of SEK 900. EU/EEA and Swiss citizens do not pay an application fee but should prove their citizenship status, for instance, with a passport copy.

Paying the application fee (University Admissions)

5. Check the selection results on 9 April

The admission results are published posted in your account at University Admissions on 9 April. You do not need to reply to your offer. If you are admitted, KTH will provide further information about how to prepare for your studies.

Admissions results (University Admissions)

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Master's programmes at KTH