EI2610 Industrial Innovation Project 12.0 credits

Industriellt innovationsprojekt

The Industrial Innovation Project is towards a manufacturing industry or utility within the electric power area.  In this project a group of 3-5 students perform a project towards an industry that is requested by that industry. The group of students act like consultants towards the company and part of the project is performed at the company.

The project is desgined is such a way that it addresses both a technical problem, but also commercial aspects are covered.

  • Education cycle

    Second cycle
  • Main field of study

    Electrical Engineering
  • Grading scale

    P, F

Course offerings

Spring 19 for programme students

Spring 20 for programme students

Intended learning outcomes

After the course, the student should be able to:

implement a project management model to a real project.

establish and continuosly follow up a project plan.

perform a project according to the formats and qualities of a company in the electric power industry.

show awareness of social and ethical aspects including economically, social and ecologically sustainable development

use recent scientific results from the electric power area and from the business area in performing a specific project. 

clearly describe how the results from the project creates value for the company and describe it as a part of a business plan.

Course main content

The main content of the project course is to perform a technical innovation project towards a company. In the project you act as consultants towards the company and performs the project according to their expectations in format and quality.


During the course you will be provided with lectures and material that is needed for performing the project. The project group develops a project plan and performs the project according to that.

The results from the project is presented in a written report and in a final project review.


Recommended prerequisites

EI2600 Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Electric Power Engineering


Kurslitteratur består av projektbeskriving, utdelad relevant litteratur beroende på projektet. Studentgruppen förväntas själva finna den litteratur som är nödvändig för projektets genomförande.


  • PRO1 - Project 1, 12.0, grading scale: P, F

Requirements for final grade

Approved project report. Particpated in all compulsory moments in the project as project introduction, project plan review, mid project review and final project result presentation.

Offered by

EECS/Electrical Energy Engineering


Hans Edin <edin@kth.se>


Course syllabus valid from: Spring 2019.
Examination information valid from: Spring 2019.