Last edit: 12/11/2020
Approved: 12/11/2020

Admission to the Master of science in engineering in biotechnology requires the following:

Basic eligibility for university studies including prior knowledge in Swedish and English and see below;

Secondary school before July 1, 2011 and upper secondary education before July 1, 2012

Area access 9 *

Special eligibility:

Mathematics E, physics B and chemistry A. In each of the subjects the grade Pass or 3 is required.

Secondary school from 1 July 2011 and upper secondary education from 1 July 2012 (Gy2011)

Area permission A9 * 

Special eligibility:

Physics 2, Chemistry 1 and Mathematics 4. In each of the subjects, a passing grade is required.

* For more information on area permissions, see

For eligibility requirements and selection principles, see KTH's admission scheme at