Eligibility and selection

Master's Programme, Applied and Computational Mathematics, 120 credits (TTMAM), Programme syllabus for studies starting in autumn 2019

Last edit: 11/02/2019
Approved: 11/02/2019

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. Students in their final year of undergraduate education may also apply to KTH and if qualified, receive a conditional acceptance.
  • 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

A Swedish or foreign degree equivalent to Bachelor of Science of 180 university credits, with at least 45 university credits in mathematics. The students are required to have documented knowledge corresponding to basic university courses in analysis in one and several variables, linear algebra, numerical analysis, ordinary and partial differential equations and integral transforms, mathematical statistics, and basics of programming in a higher programming language.

Selection process

The selection process is based on a total evaluation of the following criteria: university, study performance, course work related to the programme (mathematics in a wide sense), and letter of motivation. The evaluation scale is 1-75.