Eligibility and selection

Master's Programme, Electric Power Engineering, 120 credits (TELPM), Programme syllabus for studies starting in autumn 2009

Last edit: 12/03/2009
Approved: 13/03/2009

Basic admission requirements Basic eligibility to be accepted to the master’s programme requires a completed Bachelor's degree, corresponding to a Swedish Bachelor's degree (180 higher education credits), or equivalent academic qualifications from an internationally recognised university. The university has to be listed in the latest edition of the International Handbook of Universities. Students should have in addition, good knowledge in English, oral and written, is required. Applicants must provide proof of their proficiency in English. Specific admission requirements Specific eligibility to the programme requires:

  • electrical engineering equivalent to 60 higher education credits
  • mathematics (calculus, numerical methods, algebra, probability theory) equivalent to at least 30 higher education credits.

 The specific eligibility requirements can be assessed as not-fulfilled if:1. the CGPA is less than 75% of the highest grade
2. the degree awarding institution is not considered to meet acceptable quality standards by the authorities of the country in which the institution is located
3. the degree does not qualify for admission to equivalent Master level in the country where the degree is awarded. Selection process The selection process for Electric Power Engineering is based on a total evaluation of the following selection criteria: University, CGPA, motivation letter, working experiences relevant to the programme and references. Information on the eligibility requirements can be found in the local admission policy of KTH at http://www.kth.se/studies/master/admission?l=en