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Masterprogram, systemkonstruktion på kisel (TSKKM), Utbildningsplan för kull HT2008

Senast ändrad: 2008-11-10
Godkänd: 2008-11-10

General requirements1. Previous studies

A completed Bachelor's degree, equivalent to a Swedish Bachelor's degree (180 higher education credits), from a university recognized by government or accredited by other recognized organisation. A Bachelor's degree in Science or Engineering is required for most programmes (please see the relevant programme description).

Applicants admitted to longer technical study programmes and who have completed courses equivalent to an amount of 180 higher education credits, will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

2. Language requirements

A good knowledge of written and spoken English. Applicants must provide proof of their proficiency in English. KTH accepts a TOEFL test score of a minimum of 550 (213 in the computer-based test, 79 in the internetbased test) or an IELTS score of at least 6.0, no band lower than 5.0 (both general and academic accepted).

English proficiency tests are waived for applicants with English as language of instruction (minimum 3 years of full-time higher education studies).

For EU citizens from KTH´s partner universities, a certificate from the University language department or the relevant Head of department stating the student's good level of English is sufficient. Knowledge of English may be taken into account in the selection process.

Specific requirements

Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering, or an equivalent degree, including a combination of courses equivalent to at least an extent of 60 higher education credits in: Microelectronics, Electronics, Computer engineering, Computer science, Automation and Control, or Communication engineering.


Students who have met the undergraduate course requirements are evaluated and selected for the program based on their academic record including grades achieved in their courses, their English proficiency test scores, their motivation letter, and their letters of reference. Consideration may also be given for relevant work experience. All other admission requirements and criteria for the programme, including proofs of English proficiency, are in accordance with the local admission policy of the Royal Institute of Technology. See the KTH-handbook 2, section 11.0-11.9 for a full description of these policies.