School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS)

Admission to doctoral studies

When a candidate has been selected, the main supervisor starts the admission process by following these steps:

  1. Order login details for the prospective doctoral student via this web form: Beställning av eISP-konto för presumtiv doktorand
  2. Order login details for new external (non-KTH) assistant supervisors (if any) via this web form: Beställning av eISP-konto för handledare
  3. Create an ISP (main supervisor) as soon as the doctoral student receives login details
  4. Submit to the Doctoral Education Support, Malvinas väg 10:

If the prospective doctoral student is employed by industry, contact the school's agreement officer to draw up an industrial doctoral student agreement, which must be signed by the Head of School (skolchef) and the employer. Send a copy of the finalized agreement to the Doctoral Education Support before admission (required).

For other types of admissions, such as collaborations between universities, or if the prospective doctoral student will be funded by a scholarship, contact us for more information.


Admission requirements

How to become a doctoral (PhD) student at KTH


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