Last edit: 14/10/2011
Approved: 14/10/2011

Basic eligibility requirements

A completed Bachelor's degree, equivalent to a Swedish Bachelor's degree (180 university credits), from a university recognized by government or accredited by other recognized organization. A good knowledge of written and spoken English is required. Applicants must provide proof of their proficiency in English, e.g. reporting his/her TOEFL test score (Teaching Of English as a Foreign Language).

Specific eligibility requirements

The applicant must have a basic degree, Bachelor's or similar, from a vehicle, mechanical engineering, or similar programme with sufficient theoretical depth and good academic results. Course work must include linear algebra, differential and integral calculus, differential equations, transforms, numerical analysis, rigid body mechanics, solid mechanics, fluid mechanics, thermodynamics and control theory.

Selection process

The selection process is based on a total evaluation of the following criteria: University, Grade Point Average (GPA), relevant course work and motivation to study.

Complete information on the eligibility requirements can be found at the local admission policy of KTH, see