You are here


KTH Royal Institute of Technology

Brinellvägen 8 Stockholm View map
Very High


KTH Royal Institute of Technology is Sweden’s largest and most respected technical university. Since its founding in 1827, KTH has been at the centre of the technological advances in Sweden. KTH offers more than 60 master’s programmes taught in English and conducts world-class research in an array of technology and engineering fields. Its strong research reputation has reinforced the university’s position as one of the most prominent technical universities in Europe and a force to be reckoned with globally. 

Sweden and KTH have a tradition of attracting talents from all corners of the world. At KTH, you will have the opportunity to meet a diversity of people with different experiences, who will widen your horizons and challenge you to excel. KTH inspires students to look for invention in challenges and real-world problems, contributing to a brighter tomorrow.  

KTH conducts education and research at five campuses in the Stockholm region. Strategic placements of the campuses enables in-depth collaboration and close with industry and the surrounding community, all with a shared focus on digitalistaion, sustainability, internationalisation and equality.

The main KTH Campus is located in central Stockholm and has been an important centre for research and education since the early 20th century. Most central functions and degree programmes are based here. 

By choosing KTH, students gain access to a vibrant student life and a prestigious academic environment in Stockholm, the capital of Sweden. Stockholm consistently ranks as one of the greenest, most high-tech and most enterprising cities in Europe. Its rich intellectual heritage and entrepreneurial environment makes it the ideal place for international students to put their learning into action. With its fresh air, pristine waterfronts and multitude of cultural institutions, Stockholm offers a unique blend of nature and urban living. Stockholm is also among the safest cities in the world and is considered one of the world's most liveable cities in international rankings.

Please refer to the KTH website for Information regarding application process and admission requirements.

The application deadline for most programmes is 15 January and applications are submitted in the national application portal

Programs available

Undergraduate Faculties/Departments and Programs

School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences

  • Information and Communication Technology

Postgraduate Faculties/Departments and Programs

School of Architecture and the Built Environment

  • Architectural Lighting Design (One year)
  • Architecture
  • Civil and Architectural Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering and Sustainable Infrastructure
  • Real Estate and Construction Management
  • Sustainable Technology
  • Sustainable Urban Planning and Design
  • Transport and Geoinformation Technology
  • Urbanism Studies (One year)

School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences

  • Communication Systems
  • Computer Science
  • Electric Power Engineering
  • Electromagnetics, Fusion and Space Engineering
  • Embedded Systems
  • Energy for Smart Cities SMCS (Joint EIT)
  • ICT Innovation
  • ICT Innovation (Joint EIT)
  • Information and Network Engineering
  • Interactive Media Technology
  • Machine Learning
  • Media Management
  • Nanotechnology
  • Renewable Energy (RENE) (Joint EIT)
  • Security and Cloud Computing SECCLO (Joint Erasmus+)
  • Smart Electrical Networks and Systems SENSE (Joint EIT)
  • Software Engineering of Distributed Systems
  • Systems, Control and Robotics

School of Engineering Sciences

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Applied and Computational Mathematics
  • Computer Simulations for Science and Engineering (Joint)
  • Engineering Mechanics
  • Engineering Physics
  • Maritime Engineering (Joint Nordic Five Tech)
  • Mathematics (Joint)
  • Naval Architecture
  • Nuclear Energy EMINE (Joint EIT)
  • Nuclear Energy Engineering
  • Railway Engineering
  • Vehicle Engineering

School of Engineering Sciences in Chemistry, Biotechnology and Health

  • Chemical Engineering for Energy and Environment
  • Industrial and Environmental Biotechnology
  • Macromolecular Materials
  • Medical Biotechnology
  • Medical Engineering
  • Molecular Science and Engineering
  • Molecular Techniques in Life Science (Joint)
  • Polymer Technology (Joint Nordic Five Tech)
  • Sports Technology
  • Technology, Work and Health

School of Industrial Engineering and Management

  • Engineering Design
  • Engineering Materials Science
  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management (One year)​​
  • Environomical Pathways for Sustainable Energy Systems SELECT (Joint EIT)
  • Industrial Management
  • Innovative Sustainable Energy Engineering (Joint Nordic Five Tech)
  • Integrated Product Design
  • Management and Engineering of Environment and Energy ME3 (Joint Erasmus+)
  • Production Engineering and Management
  • Sustainable Energy Engineering
  • Sustainable Production Development
  • Turbomachinery Aeromechanical University Training (THRUST)

University Highlights

Total students - 13,433


International students - 2,459


Total faculty staff - 1,577


Total students - 13,433


International students - 2,459

Total faculty staff - 1,577

QS Stars is a rating system that helps you select the right university based on your interests. It provides a detailed look at an institution, identifying which universities rate highest in the specific topics that matter to you, like facilities, graduate employability, social responsibility, inclusiveness, and more.
For more in-depth information about QS Stars, please click here.

Campus Locations

English language requirements

This institution accepts IELTS!
Find your nearest test centre and test dates.

Please check the specific English language requirements for your chosen course with the university.

Follow University

Latest Feeds

заказ рефератов