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The IT-platform for education

KTH has a platform to support the use of IT in education. The steering group for this platform coordinates the different projects in the areas of e-learning and study administration.

The IT-platform for education

More information

The steering group for IT-supported education has monthly meetings. 

Information and decisions can be found on the group web for the steering group (in Swedish)

Contact form

If you have suggestions for projects, changes or IT-support that KTH should consider, these can be sent to the steering group by sending in an idea with this contact form .


  • The IT-platform for education gives teachers and administrators the conditions to create world class programme education. 
  • The platform offers teachers a way of work which is effective, pedagogical and legal certainty.
  • The platform is perceived to be uniform and is continuously improved to automate work and offer new quality-enhancing possibilities for education.

Platform steering group

The steering group for the platform is responsible for coordinating efforts made regarding e-learning and study administration

Chairman of the steering group and operation representatives

  • Joakim Lilliesköld (EECS) - Chairman of the steering group
  • Hans Wolfarth - Head of IT
  • Joakim Pettersson - Object owner IT for e-learning and StudAdm
  • Arnold Pears (ITM) - Head of Department, institution for learning
  • Stefan Stenbom (ITM) - object owner e-learning
  • Kattis Jonsson Berglund (EDO) - object owner StudAdm
  • Tilda Byrstedt (THS) - student representative, THS Head of Educational Affairs

Special work group

Because of the corona pandemic, a special working group was put together to support digital education. Read more about the working group for the digitalisation of education .

KTH’s IT-platforms

KTH has an IT-portfolio group which consists of three platforms: education, research and administration. In each platform there are management objects, system owners and projects. 

The purpose of the IT-platforms

Prevent silo development in the organisation and work based on operation processes instead of departmental processes. 

Organisation and way of work

  • STRATEGY – portfolio steering group
    • Kerstin Jacobsson – University Director
    • Joakim Lilliesköld (EECS) - Chairman of the IT-platform for education
    • Annika Stensson Trigell - Chairman of the IT-platform for research
    • Hans Wolfarth – Chairman of the IT-platform for administration
    • Jan Gulliksen – co-opted member
  • STEERING – Platform steering groups for:
    • Education
    • Research
    • Administration
  • MANAGEMENT – Management groups and projects in each respective platform.
  • IMPLEMENTATION – Different teams do the operative work.
    • Reference groups and networks.
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