Entry requirements (academic year 2018/19)
General entry requirements
To be eligible an applicant must either be a holder of a Bachelor's degree in Science/Engineering/Technology/Architecture or be enrolled in his/her last year of studies leading to such a degree.
General entry requirements in detail
Chalmers Bachelor’s degree
Are you enrolled in a Bachelor’s degree programme at Chalmers now or do you already have a Bachelor’s degree from Chalmers? If so, different application dates and application instructions apply.
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Specific entry requirements
Bachelor’s degree (or the equivalent) with a major in: Mechanical Engineering, Engineering Physics, Automation and Mechatronics Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Civil Engineering, Engineering Mathematics or Chemical Engineering with Engineering Physics
Prerequisites: Mathematics (at least 37.5 cr. including Linear algebra, Multivariable analysis, Numerical analysis and Mathematical statistics or Probability theory), Mechanics (including Statics and Dynamics), Strength of materials or Solid mechanics (including Stress – Strain relations, Torsion, Bending and shear, Structural mechanics, Trusses, Beams, Circular cylinders and discs, Buckling and instability, Theory of elasticity in 3D, Yield criteria and Stress concentrations), Fluid mechanics, Finite element method or Numerical solution of partial differential equations, Programming, Thermodynamics and Engineering materials
Preferable course experience: Automatic control or Control theory and Fatigue and fracture mechanics
English Language Proficiency
The most common and important scores that are accepted are
- IELTS (academic training), 6.5 (with no part of the test below 5.5)
- TOEFL (Internet based): 90 (with a minimum of 20 on the written part)
- TOEFL (paper based): 575 (with a minimum of 4.5 on the written part)
English Language Proficiency in detail
Citizens of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK)
Chalmers cannot admit applicants with citizenship only of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea due to the European Council Regulation U2017/01157/UH concerning restrictive measures against DPRK. Applicants with double citizenships of which one is of Democratic People's Republic of Korea and the other of another country, the citizenship of the other country has precedence in this respect.