Eligibility and selection

Master's Programme, Engineering Mechanics, 120 credits (TTEMM), Programme syllabus for studies starting in autumn 2016

Last edit: 26/09/2017
Approved: 26/09/2017

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.

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: www.kth.se 

Specific eligibility requirements

The applicant must have a basic degree, Bachelor’s or similar, from a mechanical, aeronautical engineering, engineering physics, or similar programme with sufficient theoretical depth and good academic results.

Course work must include multivariable calculus, linear algebra, numerical analysis, differential equations and transforms corresponding to at least 25 ECTS. Coures work must also include classical mechanics, physics, solid mechanics, fluid mechanics, sound and vibrations.

The specific requirements may be assessed as not fulfilled if the grade point average is below 75 % of the scale maximum.

Selection process

The selection process is based on the following selection criteria: University, previous studies (for instance GPA), motivation for the studies (for instance letter of motivation, references).

The evaluation scale is 1-75.