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Doctoral programmes and subjects

Below is a list of the doctoral programmes at KTH, the subjects within the programmes and the responsible school.

School Doctoral programme Subject
Architecture and the Built Environment (ABE) Architecture


  Art, technology and design Art, technology and design (pdf 359 kB)
  Civil and architectural engineering Civil and architectural engineering (pdf 344 kB)
  Geodesy and geoinformatics

Geodesy and geoinformatics

  Studies in the humanities and social sciences of technology, science and environment History of science, technology and environment philosophy (pdf 301 kB)
    Philosophy (pdf 296 kB)
  Land and water resources engineering Land and water resources engineering
  Planning and decision analysis Planning and decision analysis
  The built environment and society: management, economics and law Business studies
    Real estate and construction
  Transport science Transport science

Engineering Sciences in Chemistry, Biotechnology and Health (CBH)



  Theoretical chemistry and biology Theoretical chemistry and biology
  Chemical science and engineering Chemistry
    Chemical engineering
    Fibre and Polymer Science
  Technology and health Technology and health
  Medical technology Medical technology

Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS)

Computer science Computer science
    Speech and music communication
  Mediated communication Media technology
    Human-computer interaction
  Electrical engineering Electrical engineering (pdf 378 kB)
  Information and communication technology Information and communication technology
Industrial engineering and management (ITM) Energy and environmental systems Energy technology (pdf 389 kB)
    Industrial ecology (ABE)
  Industrial economics and management Industrial engineering and management (pdf 351 kB)
    Economics (pdf 301 kB)
  Production engineering Production engineering (pdf 430 kB)
  Machine design Machine design (pdf 523 kB)
  Materials science and engineering Materials science and engineering (pdf 345 kB)
  Education and Communication Studies Technology and Learning (ITM) (pdf 292 kB)
Engineering sciences (SCI) Aerospace engineering Aerospace engineering
  Physics Physics
    Biological physics
  Applied Physics Physics
    Biological physics
  Vehicle and maritime engineering Vehicle and maritime engineering
  Solid mechanics Solid mechanics
  Mathematics Mathematics
  Applied and computational mathematics Applied and computational mathematics
  Engineering mechanics Engineering mechanics