Eligibility and selection

Master's Programme, Naval Architecture, 120 credits (TMRSM), Programme syllabus for studies starting in autumn 2016

Last edit: 31/01/2017
Approved: 31/01/2017

Basic eligibility requirements

A completed Bachelor's degree, corresponding to a Swedish Bachelor's degree (180 ECTS), or equivalent academic qualifications from an internationally recognised university.

English language proficiency equivalent to (the Swedish upper secondary school) English course B/6. There are different ways to fulfill the English language requirements, see: www.kth.se 

Specific eligibility requirements

A BSc in Naval Architecture, Vehicle Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Engineering Physics or similar is required. A BEng in similar areas might be considered on an individual basis. The applicant’s qualifications must include a strong working knowledge of mathematics and mechanics fulfilling the following minimum requirements:

  • Mathematics: 25 ECTS including linear algebra, calculus, differential equations and numerical methods.
  • Structure mechanics and materials: 12 ECTS

Moreover, the applicant must have sufficient qualifications within elementary programming using e.g. MATLAB or a similar programming language. The specific requirements may be assessed as not fulfilled if the grade point average is below 75 % of the scale maximum.

Selection process

The selection process is based on the following selection criteria: University, previous studies (for instance GPA), motivation for the studies (for instance letter of motivation, references).

The evaluation scale is 1-75.