Last edit: 25/03/2008
Approved: 22/08/2008


The programme is course-based. Lists of courses are included in Appendix 1: Course list

Grading system

Courses in the first and the second cycle are graded on a scale from A to F. A-E are passing grades, A is the highest grade. The grades pass (P) and fail (F) are used for courses under certain circumstances.

Recognition of previous academic studies

The student has the possibility to apply to receive credit from courses taken at another university/higher education institution both in Sweden and from abroad. The application can be found on KTH’s website.

KTH’s policy for recognition of previous academic studies can be found entirely in the KTH-Handbook.

Studies abroad

Students in the programme have the possibility to carry out the degree project abroad.


KTH’s local degree ordinance can be found in the KTH-Handbook.