Extent and content of the programme

Degree Programme in Industrial Engineering and Management (CINEK), Programme syllabus for studies starting in autumn 2018

Last edit: 13/09/2019
Approved: 13/09/2019

The Degree Programme in Industrial Engineering and Management comprises 300 higher education credits, which corresponds to 5 years of full-time studies at a normal study pace (10 semesters).

The programme's first three years (180 credits) are primarily first cycle.

During the two final years (120 credits), the student begins a Master's programme.
Master's programme courses are primarily in the second cycle.

Within the programme there are four technical specialisations in the first cycle. These technical specialisations provide eligibility for different technical tracks within the Master's Programme in Industrial Engineering and Management.

The academic year 2018/2019 offers the following technical specialisations for the Degree Programme in Industrial Engineering and Management *

  • Computer Science and Communications
  • Energy Systems and Sustainable Development
  • Product Realisation
  • Mathematics

* The range of technical specialisations may be revised. An updated list of technical specialisations can be found on the KTH student web for each respective academic year.

Language of instruction
The language of instruction for the first three years is mainly Swedish, but the language of instruction in the second cycle for the final two years is predominantly English.