Eligibility and selection

Master's Programme, Computer Science, 120 credits (TCSCM), Programme syllabus for studies starting in autumn 2018

Last edit: 12/11/2019
Approved: 12/11/2019

General Admission Requirements: See KTHs admission requirements for Master’s Programmes, www.kth.se/en/

Special Admission Requirements:

The minimum criterias are that the following must  be in the bachelor degree

  • Mathematics: three different subjects of a total of 22,5 credits. Among those subjects there must be a course in one-variabel calculus, a course in linear algebra and a course in discrete structures.
  • Computer Science/Information technology: three different subjects of a total of 22.5 credits. Among those subjects there must be a course in object oriented programming, a course in algorithms and data structures and a course in computational complexity.

A course in Calculus in Several Variable is required to follow the tracks Data analysis, Cognitive systems and Scientific computing.

Selection process:

If the number of applicants exceeds the number of places available a programme committee will make a selection from the following criterias:

1.      evaluation of university

2.      grades from previous study

3.      motivation to study

The evaluation scale is 1-75.