Last edit: 17/10/2019
Approved: 17/10/2019

General 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. Students in their final year of undergraduate education may also apply to KTH and if qualified, receive a conditional acceptance.
  • 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:

Specific eligibility requirements

A bachelor's degree in Vehicle Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Engineering Physics or similar, of 180 ECTS. The bachelor's degree only meets the requirements if it also has a comprehensive content of mathematics and structural mechanics. This is judged on a case-by-case basis. The applicant's qualifications must contain knowledge of mathematics and structural mechanics that meets the following minimum requirements:

  • Mathematics: 25 credits including linear algebra, calculus, differential equations, numerical methods and programming.
  • Structural Mechanics and Materials: 12 credits

Selection process
The selection process is based on the following selection criteria: University ranking and study performance from previous University studies. The evaluation scale is 1-75. The applicant will get a lower evaluation score if the mandatory program-specific summary sheet is missing from the application documents, which also applies to Swedish applicants.