KTH Royal Institute of Technology

Sweden

Public

KTH Royal Institute of Technology

Stockholm, Sweden

Public

January and August

Intakes

45%

Acceptance Rate

8:1

Student: Teacher Ratio

66:34

Male: Female Ratio

January and August

Intakes

45%

Acceptance Rate

8:1

Student: Teacher Ratio

66:34

Male: Female Ratio

History, Affiliations & Rankings 

Since its founding in 1827, (Kungliga Tekniska Hogskolan) KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm has become one of Europe's leading technical and engineering universities and a key centre for intellectual talent and innovation. They are Sweden's largest research and education institution, home to students, researchers and teachers from around the world who strive to deepen their knowledge. In the 1980s, the predecessor of the present School of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology (KTH) housed some of its branches on its Kist campus in Stockholm. Since 2002, the current School of Engineering Sciences in Chemistry, Biotechnology and Healthcare (at KTH) has been running part of its activities in Flemingsberg, Stockholm. KTH is the top-ranked university in Sweden. It is ranked #89 in the world as per QS World Rankings 2022.

Infrastructure, Campuses & Courses

The KTH campus is the main KTH campus located in the Ostermalm district. KTH Södertälje is the southernmost and smallest KTH campus located in Södertälje. KTH offers undergraduate and graduate courses on campus with a primary focus on mechanical engineering, logistics, manufacturing, and product development. In addition to the undergraduate and doctoral programs, KTH offers approximately 60 international master's programs taught in English in subjects ranging from natural sciences to all areas of engineering, architecture, industrial management, and town planning. The university continues to focus on research and education for a brighter and more sustainable tomorrow. We will continually evaluate the impact of our efforts on society and contribute through the intellectual resources of our students and researchers to creating new approaches to some of the most important challenges of our time. In collaboration, three universities offer an integrated university environment for research and education.

Accomplishments and Alumni 

KTH alumni are truly global and can be found all over the world. KTH alumni are also an active liaison between KTH students, KTH alumni and industry. KTH Alumni Office supports all KTH Alumni living abroad and ensures their relationship with their old university. We help strengthen international groups and networks by organizing events and providing digital networking platforms. The primary goal is to build and maintain good relationships with university graduates and help current students start their careers. Some well-known alumni include Christer Fuglesang  (Swedish Physicist), Sweden, Daniel Ek (CEO of Spotify), Sweden and Dolph Lundgren (Swedish Actor). 

Student Diversity and Visiting Companies

KTH Royal Institute of Technology has a student body of 13,500+ students, including 1657 active research students. Diversity is the cornerstone of the institution, and is ingrained in the composition of the University's student population, in gender and in ethnicity. 35% of the university's student body comprises women, while 21% of the students attend the University from outside Sweden. Some of the prominent and well-known companies with which the KTH Royal Institute of Technology collaborates include Databricks, Brimore, Better.com, Hawker's co and Custex.

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International Students %

16.3%

International Students %

16.3%

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MSc in Environmental Engineering And Sustainable Infrastructure24 Months-
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Scholarships

The scholarship is especially for Indian postgraduate students studying at Royal Holloway.

Eligibility

Applicants must have applied to KTH, as their first priority and applicants with conditional offer letters are also eligible.

Applicability

In 2021, 10 % of the scholarship applicants admitted to a programme were nominated for the KTH Scholarship (69 out of 669).

It is a merit based scholarship awarded in the second year of masters program.

Eligibility

It is awarded to current KTH master's programme students who have achieved outstanding results in their first year of program.

Applicability

In 2021, 11 % of the scholarship applicants were nominated for the KTH One-Year Scholarship, the nominations were doubled due to Covid-19.

The KTH Joint Programme Scholarship is available for students participating in a joint program. 

Eligibility

Applicant must  attend one or two semesters at KTH beginning in autumn 2022.

Applicability

In 2021, 7 % of the scholarship applicants were nominated for the KTH Joint Programme Scholarship. The application opens on 1st April 2022 and closes on 15th April 2022.

The Scholarship was established in 2012 through a donation made by an anonymous donor and awards two scholarships each year.

Eligibility

You must be an Indian citizen holding an bachelors degree from an Indian Institution.

Applicability

This scholarship is primarily based on academic excellence, relevant work experience and extra-curricular activities.

Application Process

  • Visit the official website of the institution.
  • Click on 'Apply Now' or 'Register Here'
  • Complete filling your education history with all the qualifications.
  • Fill in the details of your employment history.
  • Fill in your personal statement.
  • Submit the application form by paying the mentioned fees.

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FAQs

Sweden in general, and KTH in particular, have a long tradition of welcoming students from all over the world. A large number of the 12,000 full-time students came to KTH from outside Sweden for diploma, degree or exchange studies.
Sweden in general, and KTH in particular, have a long tradition of welcoming students from all over the world. A large number of the 12,000 full-time students came to KTH from outside Sweden for diploma, degree or exchange studies.
The KTH Royal Institute of Technology is Sweden's largest and most respected technical university. Since its founding in 1827, KTH has been at the heart of Swedish technological progress.
The KTH Royal Institute of Technology is Sweden's largest and most respected technical university. Since its founding in 1827, KTH has been at the heart of Swedish technological progress.
Sweden in general, and KTH in particular, have a long tradition of welcoming students from all over the world. A large number of the 12,000 full-time students came to KTH from outside Sweden for diploma, degree or exchange studies.
Sweden in general, and KTH in particular, have a long tradition of welcoming students from all over the world. A large number of the 12,000 full-time students came to KTH from outside Sweden for diploma, degree or exchange studies.
KTH guarantees accommodation to all Non-EU students pursuing full-time Master's degree programs. The forms would open in the month of May after you pay your fees (if required). You would receive mail from KTH regarding this.
KTH guarantees accommodation to all Non-EU students pursuing full-time Master's degree programs. The forms would open in the month of May after you pay your fees (if required). You would receive mail from KTH regarding this.
Students applying for studies at KTH through University Admissions are required to pay an application fee of SEK 900.
Students applying for studies at KTH through University Admissions are required to pay an application fee of SEK 900.

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