Eligibility and selection
Master's Programme, Environmental Engineering, 120 credits (TEEGM), Programme syllabus for studies starting in autumn 2016
Last edit: 07/11/2016
The general admission requirement for the Nordic masters’ programme in Environmental Engineering is a completed Bachelor's degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering, corresponding to a Swedish Bachelor's degree (180 credits), or equivalent academic qualifications from an internationally recognised university. Students in their final year of their undergraduate education may also apply and if qualified, receive a conditional acceptance. The applicant’s qualifications must include a strong working knowledge of mathematics, physics and chemistry and applicants must document that they have fulfilled the following minimum requirements:
· Mathematics: 20 credits
· Physics: 10 credits
· Chemistry: 5 credits
For English language proficiency following requirements are defined:
TOEFL: Paper-based: 580 (written section grade 4,5) or Internet-based test: 92 (written section grade 22)
IELTS: 6.5, no section lower than 5.5 (only IELTS Academic Training accepted).
For alternative ways to meet the English language requirements check KTH´s website.
Students with a B.Eng degree (Diplomingeniør (DK), Polytechnic (FI), Högskoleingenjör (SE) or equivalent, must have completed courses within the areas of operations research or discrete mathematics (5 credits) and algorithms and stochastic processes (5 credits).
For candidates fulfilling the above requirements, the ranking and selection of students is carried out by KTH and DTU on basis of the student’s academic achievements and motivation letter. The evaluation scale is 1-75.