• Application Deadline
  • 24 months
The joint master's programme in Nuclear Energy (EMINE) at KTH Royal Institute of Technology is offered by four European universities through InnoEnergy and KTH Royal Institute of Technology. Nuclear energy has a significant place in a low-carbon, global energy mix – and is a dynamic sector in which to build a lifelong career in sustainable energy. 


Whether it is leading the design of new reactor types, managing the safe decommissioning of older plants, developing innovative new policy, or planning effective waste management, the joint master's programme in Nuclear Energy equips you to meet the challenges facing the world’s nuclear energy industry.

In addition, the Nuclear Energy (EMINE) at KTH Royal Institute of Technology gives you unrivalled opportunities to engage directly with major industrial players and research institutes through a series of activities throughout the programme. Areva, EDF, Endesa and Vattenfall all take an active role in the programme, alongside the CEA, one of the most important research centres in nuclear energy in Europe.

The joint master’s programme in Nuclear Energy is an international programme for an international industry. You will join students from all over the world for two years at two different universities and one of Europe’s leading business schools.


The joint master’s programme in Nuclear Energy will give you a comprehensive understanding of the key issues surrounding nuclear energy, and gives graduates a wide choice of career paths, including the key areas of design and construction, operation and maintenance, decommissioning and waste management.

Thanks to the strong focus on business skills and innovation, our graduates are readily able to take on managerial and leadership positions. Alternatively, the programme is the first step to a career in research and a doctoral candidature.


The programme is accredited by the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT).

Programme Structure

The students in this programme can specialize in the following areas:
  • Materials science for nuclear energy
  • Nuclear reactor physics and engineering
  • Nuclear plant design
  • Operations
  • Fuel cycle
  • Decommissioning and waste management


Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:
    • Round 0: 13 November – 7 January
    • Round 1: 8 January – 25 February 
    • Round 2: 26 February – 22 April
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    120 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

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General Requirements

    You will need to prepare the following documents as separate pdfs
    • A copy of your Bachelor’s degree
    • A copy of your transcript of records
    • Proof of English proficiency
    • Your CV / résumé
    • A copy of your passport / valid ID card

          Tuition Fee

          • International

            6000 EUR/year
            Tuition Fee
            Based on the original amount of 12000 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
          • EU/EEA

            6000 EUR/year
            Tuition Fee
            Based on the original amount of 12000 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
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          Living costs for Stockholm

          • 9668 - 17250 SEK/month
            Living Costs

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