Doctoral studies at ITM
The third cycle education at the ITM school is led by the Director of Third Cycle Education (FA) in consultation with the Third Cycle Education Committee (FU). FU consists of all Directors of Doctoral Programs (DA), administrators and doctoral student representatives.
When applying for admission, the following documents (paper) are submitted to the Third Cycle Education Office after they have been approved by respective Director of Doctoral Program.
- Application for admission to licentiate / doctor (form)
- Copy of funding documentation
- Copy of diploma with course documentation
Please note that no documentation should be sent by e-mail.
Once the doctoral student has been accepted, confirmation will be received by e-mail.
Once the doctoral student is accepted, the principle supervisor (HHL) creates an e-ISP (electronic individual study plan).
Doctoral programs and Directors of Doctoral Programs at ITM
The ITM School has one director for each doctoral programme. Directors of Third Cycle Education an doctoral programs at ITM
Timetable for licentiate seminars and dissertation
At KTH, dissertations and licentiate seminars can take place during the periods January 7 – June 15 and August 15 – December 20. All the times listed below must occur within those periods.
Application for a degree
After completing the education, the degree is applied for in the personal menu on KTH's web.
Scholarships (for travel and studies)
Forms and templates
Mall för industridoktorandavtal (doc 48 kB)
(in Swedish only)
Mall för doktorandfinansiering (xlsx 150 kB) (in Swedish only)
Guide to doctoral studies at ITM (pdf 3.7 MB)
Registration number: M-2017-1166, KS-code: 1.2