Last edit: 08/11/2018
Approved: 08/11/2018

General admission requirements
A completed Bachelor's degree - corresponding to a Swedish Bachelor's degree (180 credits), or equivalent academic qualifications from an internationally recognized university.

Language requirements – applicants must prove their proficiency in English, which is most commonly established through an internationally recognized test. Please note that the following TOEFL test score requirements are specific for Nordic Master in Polymer Technology: TOEFL: Paper-based: 580 (written section grade 4,5) or Internet-based test: 92 (written section grade 22).

For Nordic Master students please clearly inform us, in which university you will study your first and your second year; Aalto University, Chalmers, KTH, Norwegian University of Science and Technology or Technical University of Denmark.

Documentation – for detailed information about the required documents, see; Study at KTH, master’s programmes,”Entry requirements” at

Specific admission requirements
In order to be admitted to the Macromolecular Materials programme, a Bachelor's degree in Chemistry or a closely related subject, of 180 credits, including the following is required:

• Courses in chemistry or closely related subject of at least 50 credits.
• Basic knowledge in mathematics, numerical analysis and computer science of at least 20 credits.

For more information, see Study at KTH, Master´s programmes at KTH, “Admission requirements” at

Selection process
The selection process is based on the following selection criteria: University, previous studies (for instance GPA, grades in specific subjects and English), motivation for the studies (for instance letter of motivation, references, thesis proposal and relevant work experience). The evaluation scale is 1-75.