Eligibility and selection
Master's Programme, Nanotechnology, 120 credits (TNTEM), Programme syllabus for studies starting in autumn 2011
Last edit: 29/06/2011
The KTH general admission requirements are described in KTH Regulations
Bachelor's degree in Physics, Electrical Engineering, Materials science, Chemistry or equivalent degree. Courses in mathematics corresponding to at least 30 ECTS credits, courses in physics corresponding to at least 60 ECTS credits. The mathematics course contents should include vector and Fourier analysis, probability density functions and partial differential equations.
The specific requirements may be assessed as not fulfilled if
1. The average grade is in the lower third on the grading scale used (above pass level).
2. The degree awarding institution is not considered to meet acceptable quality standards by the authorities of the country in which the institution is located.
3. The degree does not qualify for admission to equivalent Master level in the country where the degree is awarded.
TOEFL paper based test, total of 575, 4.5 writing section
TOEFL internet based test, total of 90, 20 writing section
IELTS score of at least 6.5, no band lower than 5.5 (only academic training accepted)
The selection process for the Nanotechnology programme is based on a total evaluation of the following selection criteria: university, GPA, course work related to the programme, and to a minor extent: thesis proposal, working experiences and references.