Study year 2

Master's Programme, Sustainable Technology, 120 credits (TSUTM), Programme syllabus for studies starting in autumn 2014

The following courses are part of study year two.

The course application codes and study periods are valid for the academic year 2015/2016. For other academic years, different application codes and study periods may apply.


KTH’s president has decided that starting 2015-07-01, the grades of pass (P) and fail (F) shall be used for degree projects. Students who began their studies between 2007-07-01 and 2015-06-30 may apply to conduct their degree projects under the grading scale A-F. Such an application shall be made prior to registration in a degree project course, and prior to starting the course.

The Master Program Sustainable Technology, TSUTM, has three routes of entry as below;
* Input for the international and KTH external students, "direct entrance"
* Input from the Degree Programme in Energy and Environment (CENMI)
* Input from ITM school´s Degree Programs in:Design and Product Realisation (CDEPR), Mechanical Engineering (CMAST), Materials Design and Engineering (CMATD)


At least six of the Conditionally Elective courses must be chosen in year 1 and 2, which two of the courses AL2161, MJ2641 or MJ2681 have to be included for a Degree.

Recommended elective courses for transitional programme CENMI is as follows:

MJ2695 Sustainable development in developing countre, 6.0 ECTS

AG2800 Life Cycle Assessment, 7.5 ECTS

MJ2413 Energy and Environment, 6.0 ECTS

MJ2407 Sustainable Energy Utilisation, 9.0 ECTS

MJ2405 Sustainable Power Generation, 9.0 ECTS

Mandatory Appl.code Scope Study period
 1   2   3   4 
MJ2673 Research Methodology and Theory of Science 7.5 hp 7.5
AL2101 Applied Industrial Ecology 6.0 hp 6.0
AL227X Degree Project in Industrial Ecology, Second Cycle
This course can be replaced by MJ273X with grading scale A to F
30.0 hp

Conditionally elective Appl.code Scope Study period
 1   2   3   4 
AL2135 Environmental Modelling: Introduction with Application Examples 7.5 hp
MJ2641 Cleaner Production II
entry requirements AL2140
6.0 hp
MJ2681 Applied Environmental Systems Analysis II
entry requirements AL2181
6.0 hp