Senast ändrad: 2013-02-28
Godkänd: 2013-02-28

The general admission requirement for masters programmes at KTH is a completed Bachelor's degree, equivalent to a Swedish Bachelor's degree (180 ECTS), 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. In addition, applicant must provide a proof of their proficiency in English. KTH accepts a TOEFL test score of a minimum of 550 (213 in the computer-based test, 79 in the internet based test) or an IELTS score of at least 6.0, no band lower than 5.0 (both general and academic accepted). English proficiency tests are waived for applicants with English as language of instruction (minimum 3 years of full-time higher education studies.

The specific admission requirement for students that apply for the Urban Planning and Design (UPD)  track is a completed Bachelor’s degree in architecture, landscape architecture or urban planning. The previous study should include at least 30 hp in the field of urban design.

The specific admission requirement for students that apply for the Urban and Regional Planning (URP) track is a completed Bachelor’s degree in architecture or landscape architecture, civil engineering in the built environment or equivalent, urban and regional planning or social sciences relevant to the scope of the  track. The previous study should comprise at least 30 hp in the field of urban, transport or regional planning, national/regional economy, geo­informatics or environmental sciences.

The specific admission requirement for students that apply for the Environment and Planning (EP) track is a completed Bachelor’s degree in architecture or landscape architecture, civil engineering in the built environment or equivalent, urban and regional planning, social or natural sciences relevant to the scope of the  track. The previous study should comprise at least 30 hp in the field of urban, transport or regional planning, or environmental sciences.

The selection process for the Masters programme Sustainable Urban Planning and Design is based on a total evaluation of the following selection criteria: university, grade point average (GPA), relevant academic courses, motivation letter and working experience. For students with a degree in archi­tecture or landscape architecture, the portfolio is considered in the selection process.