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About

The Integrated Product Design programme at KTH Royal Institute of Technology focuses on processes and methods for strategic product development and innovation in order to create usable, competitive and sustainable products and services and also dare to look beyond “business as usual” to support the transformation needed in society.

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Overview

In today’s fast-changing global market, engineers need advanced knowledge and highly developed skills in how to create competitive and sustainable products, services and business models. 

The Integrated Product Design programme at KTH Royal Institute of Technology offers two specialisation tracks: Industrial Design Engineering and Innovation Management and Product Development. The programme comprises a mixture of mandatory courses, track-specific courses and elective courses offering students the opportunity to select courses that match their individual interests and career goals. 

During the programme, students will have contact with industry, and projects are often conducted in co-operation with a company or organisation, providing students with valuable experience from practice.

In the final degree project, students perform in-depth work on a problem from industry, society or academic research that is in line with the chosen specialisation. The degree project is supervised by an experienced researcher and can be performed in an industrial setting or in an academic environment.

Career

The master's programme in Integrated Product Design offers students a comprehensive education and refined expertise applicable to a wide range of industrial and business sectors as well as to organisations and consultancies.

The Industrial Design Engineering track provides the skills necessary to work on product development and design, user-driven design, either as a creative engineer, technical expert, project manager, or as a commissioner of design and other related positions.

The Innovation Management and Product Development track provides opportunities for a variety of jobs in areas related to innovation, including project management, business development and product planning. 

You also instil competence to work on complex multidisciplinary product development projects, either as a technical expert, project manager, R&D manager or consultant.

Programme Structure

Topics covered: 

  • Innovation management
  • R&D management
  • Strategy
  • Organisation
  • Product development and related processes
  • Methods and tools

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

Programme specific admission requirements

A Bachelor´s degree, corresponding to at least 180 ECTS credits, within Mechanical Engineering or equivalent.

In addition, applicants to the Industrial Design Engineering Track must also have good knowledge in both mechanical engineering and industrial design:

  • Mechanical Engineering: Mechanics, Solid Mechanics, Thermodynamics, Electrical engineering, Machine elements, manufacturing technology, 3D-CAD, Product development and Engineering Design
  • Industrial design: Ergonomics, the Design process, Materials, Sketching, Rapid prototyping, and Digital 3D-visualisation.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 29000 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • Non-EU/EEA/Swiss citizens: The tuition fee for the full programme is SEK 310,000
  • EU/EEA/Swiss citizens: There are no tuition fees for EU/EEA/Swiss citizens

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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