Every year, a limited number of KTH Scholarships are awarded based on academic excellence to students who are required to pay tuition fees and who have applied for a Master’s program at KTH as a priority at the KTH Royal Institute of Technology.
The KTH Scholarship covers the full tuition fee of a one or two year master’s programme. The scholarship programme focuses on academic achievement and sustainable growth, empowering students to contribute to a more sustainable society.
KTH Royal Institute of Technology
KTH Royal Institute of Technology abbreviated KTH, is a public research university in Stockholm, Sweden. It conducts engineering and technology research and education and is Sweden’s largest technical university. It offers a master’s program in research studies, and it is the highest-ranked technical university in Sweden. It is ranked top 100 in the world among all universities in the 2020 QS World University Rankings.
To be eligible to apply for this Scholarship, you must meet the following criteria:
- The applicant must have taken a college preparatory curriculum while in high school.
- The applicant must have an eligible degree or certificate program at your college or career school.
- The applicant has applied for a master’s programme at KTH as the priority.
- Applicants must note that KTH Scholarship is NOT available for Erasmus Mundus and EIT program.
- The applicant has a ranking of the university from where the applicant has received a bachelor’s degree.
- The applicant must have a statement demonstrating how it will contribute to the sustainable development aim with a master’s degree from KTH.
Acceptable Course and Subjects
The scholarships are open for studying master’s degree program in the following fields:
- Liberal Arts
- Basic Science
- Business Administration, MBA
- Chemical Engineering
Why study at KTH Royal Institute of Technology?
KTH is the country’s largest scientific research university in the field of electricity, materials science, ICT, medical and biomedical technology and transport and provides high-quality research in-country. The college hosts a variety of national research centres. It is an active participant in the EIT Information and Innovation Communities (KICs) EIT InnoEnergy, EIT Interactive, EIT Raw Materials, EIT Health and EIT Urban Mobility.
Benefits of the Programs
- In the sections that follow, you can find helpful information on grants, scholarships, and fellowships to help you pay for a graduate degree. In sum, scholarships are widely considered “free money” that you do need to pay back.
- These are usually merit- or need-based awards.
- Fellowships are short-term research positions or jobs at a university or affiliated institution in your area of expertise. They are temporary paid positions that help you advance your skill set and career.
How to Apply for the Scholarship
For applying to these scholarships, candidates are needed to follow these steps:
Step1: Apply for Admission
Step2: Apply for Scholarship
After taking admission, candidates are required to fill the online application form for KTH scholarship and submit before the closing deadlines.
Step3: Submit Required Documents
- Personal identity
- High School diploma certificate
- School transcripts already available
- Transcripts from prior school (only if requested)
- Post-secondary transcription
- Official survey results
- Start/course vitae
- Applicants must check the entry requirement before applying for the admission.
- The applicant’s grades (GPA or equivalent)
- The ranking of the university that awarded the applicant’s bachelor’s degree
- The applicant’s motivation, relevant work experience and extra-curricular activities
- The applicant’s motivation how they will contribute to the sustainable development goals with a master’s degree from KTH
Students from outside the EU/EEA require a residence permit to study in Sweden. The authority responsible for issuing residence permits in Sweden is the Swedish Migration Agency.
Application Deadline: January 15, 2021
Contact address: SE-100 44 Stockholm Sweden, phone+46 8 790 60 00
University Location: Brinellvägen 8, 114 28 Stockholm, Sweden