General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established
Abbreviation KTH
Teachers 1,472
Students 12,618
Foreigners 14%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on past academic records
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Motto
Vetenskap och konst
Accreditation
• Utbildningsdepartementet, Sverige
Affiliations
• European University Association (EUA)
• Conference of European Schools for Advanced Engineering Education and Research (CESAER)
Rankings
World ranking143
Country ranking4
Academic Reputation167
Employer Reputation81
Quality of teaching195
International Faculty143
International Students315
Citations per Faculty101
Ranking in world by sphere
Arts and Humanities350
Engineering and Technology36
Natural Science93
Social Sciences and Management308
Ranking in world by discipline
Mathematics151
Physics151
Computer Science101
Cost of living in Stockholm, USD/month
ExpensesMin.Med.
Accommodation 343 548
Food 253 488
Transportation 70 195
Communications and utilities 49 54
Clothing 31 114
Sports and leisure 28 128
Accommodation in Stockholm, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre346
Shared room in city centre553
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre638
1 bedroom apartment in city centre956
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking143
QS World University Rankings92
ARWU Academic Ranking201
Webometrics Ranking163
Alternative title
Russian Королевский технологический институт
Spanish Instituto Real de Tecnología
Chinese 皇家理工学院
Arabic المعهد الملكي للتكنولوجيا
French Institut royal de technologie
German Royal Institute of Technology
Japanese スウェーデン王立工科大学
Korean 왕립 공과대학
Portuguese Instituto Real de Tecnologia
sv Kungliga Tekniska högskolan
fi Kuninkaallinen teknillinen korkeakoulu

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KTH Royal Institute of Technology or Kungliga Tekniska högskolan (KTH) - public higher education institution in Sweden.

KTH Royal Institute of Technology - Description

KTH Royal Institute of Technology has served as one of Europe’s key centres of innovation and intellectual talent for almost two hundred years. Recognized as Sweden’s most prestigious technical university, KTH is also the country’s oldest and largest. Education and research spans from natural sciences to all the branches of engineering and includes architecture, industrial management and urban planning. The educational programmes lead to Bachelor, Master or PhD degrees in engineering, science, or architecture. With over 18,000 students and an international reputation for excellence, the university continues to nurture the world’s brightest minds, helping to shape the future. With a strong history of groundbreaking research, KTH provides one third of Sweden’s technical and engineering research at university level. The university also secures substantial research funding every year with grants from important organizations like the European Research Council, and plays a central role in the newly formed European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT). Students will join over 2,000 people engaged in research at KTH and find a multitude of opportunities to grow in their individual areas of focus. The KTH Campus is located in Stockholm, the Capital of Scandinavia and the home of the Nobel Prize.

Description of KTH Royal Institute of Technology

KTH Royal Institute of Technology has served as one of Europe’s key centres of innovation and intellectual talent for almost two hundred years. Recognized as Sweden’s most prestigious technical university, KTH is also the country’s oldest and largest. Education and research spans from natural sciences to all the branches of engineering and includes architecture, industrial management and urban planning. The educational programmes lead to Bachelor, Master or PhD degrees in engineering, science, or architecture. With over 18,000 students and an international reputation for excellence, the university continues to nurture the world’s brightest minds, helping to shape the future. Master’s programmes cover nine fields of study with fifty degrees available. Taught in English, these programmes allow students to advance in their studies, in a diverse environment with world-class facilities. KTH has a large international student body and emphasizes the practical industrial applications of knowledge, incorporating the university’s close ties with industry leaders. This unique approach to learning means that students can look forward to exciting career prospects with an internationally recognized degree. With a strong history of groundbreaking research, KTH provides one third of Sweden’s technical and engineering research at university level. The university also secures substantial research funding every year with grants from important organizations like the European Research Council, and plays a central role in the newly formed European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT). Students will join over 2,000 people engaged in research at KTH and find a multitude of opportunities to grow in their individual areas of focus. The KTH Campus is located in Stockholm, the Capital of Scandinavia and the home of the Nobel Prize. Living in Stockholm, students will be part of one of the most dynamic and enterprising cities in Europe. Routinely ranked in the top ten in the Global Innovation Index, Sweden and its capital are recognized around the world as an important creative and technical hub, and a fantastic place to put learning into practice. As is the case with KTH’s philosophy regarding education, Stockholm encourages the best and brightest ideas to develop and flourish.
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671Uppsala UniversityUppsala15,000 USD17,000 USD
772Lund UniversityLund13,000 USD13,000 USD
1223Stockholm UniversityStockholm27,000 USD27,000 USD
2015University of GothenburgGoeteborg
2146Chalmers University of TechnologyGoeteborg21,000 USD21,000 USD