General courses

Year 1

Mandatory courses (15.0 hp)

Code Name Credits Edu. level
AK2036 Theory and Methodology of Science with Applications (Natural and Technological Science) 7.5 hp Second cycle
KF2110 Mechanical Properties of Materials Except students admitted to the program with a background at the Degree Programme in Materials Design and Engineering (CMATD) 7.5 hp Second cycle

Conditionally elective courses

Code Name Credits Edu. level
KD2155 Solid State Chemistry: Structures and Methods 7.5 hp Second cycle
KF2130 Polymer Chemistry 7.5 hp Second cycle
KF2140 Polymer Physics 7.5 hp Second cycle
KF2450 Fibre Technology - Natural and Synthetic Fibres 7.5 hp Second cycle
KF2460 Bio Fibre Chemistry 7.5 hp Second cycle

Supplementary information

Study year 1 consists of two mandatory courses, at least three of the conditionally elective courses and recommended courses. There might be changes. Recomended courses may be cancelled if number of admitted students are less than minimum of places, or will be given every second year.

The courses KF2110 and AK2036 are mandatory courses for all students admitted to the program, except students admitted to program with a background  at the Degree Programme in Materials Design and Engineering (CMATD), which instead must follow the courses: KD1230 and AK2036. If the student has studied the course KD1230, he/she should instead follow a course from the recommended or conditionally elective courses list.

CBIOT-students who wants to obtain the Degree of Master of Science in Engineering, Degree Programme in Biotechnology, must study 2 of these courses;
BB2460 Biocatalysis, 7,5 credits
BB2020 Molecular Enzymology, 7.5 credits
BB2425 Glycobiotechnology, 7.5 credits

NORDIC MASTER in Polymertechnology
Study year 1 consists of four mandatory courses and four recommended courses. See below specialisations, track Polymer Technology.

Year 2

Supplementary information

This is a preliminary list of courses for study year 2 for those who started the program 2019. There might be changes. Recomended courses may be cancelled if number of admitted students are less than minimum of places, or will be given every second year.

Study year 2 consists of recommended courses and a mandatory degree project, second level, 30 higher education credits.

List of Degree projects;
Degree Project in Chemistry, Second Cycle - KD200X
Degree Project in Chemical Engineering, Second Cycle - KE200X
Degree Project in Fibre and Polymer Technology, Second Cycle - KF200X

NORDIC MASTER in Polymertechnology
Study year 2 at KTH (year 1 studied at Aalto or DTU) consists of 2 mandatory courses, 4 recomended courses and a mandatory degree project. See below specialisations, track Polymer Technology.

Track, Polymer Technology (POTE)

Year 1

Mandatory courses (30.0 hp)

Code Name Credits Edu. level
AK2036 Theory and Methodology of Science with Applications (Natural and Technological Science) 7.5 hp Second cycle
KF2110 Mechanical Properties of Materials 7.5 hp Second cycle
KF2130 Polymer Chemistry 7.5 hp Second cycle
KF2140 Polymer Physics 7.5 hp Second cycle

Supplementary information

Nordic Master in Polymertechnology

  • Study year 1 consists of four mandatory courses
  • and 4 recommended courses

Year 2

Recommended courses

Code Name Credits Edu. level
KD2300 Biomedical Materials 7.5 hp Second cycle
KF2150 Surface Coatings Chemistry 7.5 hp Second cycle
KF2470 Pulp and Paper Processes 7.5 hp Second cycle
KF2505 Polymer Materials Processing 7.5 hp Second cycle

Supplementary information

Nordic Master in Polymertechnology

This is a preliminary list of courses for study year 2 for those who started the program 2018. There might be changes. Recomended courses may be cancelled if number of admitted students are less than minimum of places, or will be given every second year.

Study year 2 at KTH (year 1 studied at Aalto or DTU) consists of

  • 2 mandatory courses
  • 2 recommended courses
  • and the mandatory degree project in Fibre and Polymer Technology