Blekinge Tekniska Högskola

country rank  20
world rank  2541

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University Overview

Founded in 1989, Blekinge Tekniska Högskola (Blekinge Institute of Technology) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Karlskrona (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Blekinge County. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Utbildningsdepartementet, Sverige (Ministry of Education and Research, Sweden), Blekinge Tekniska Högskola (BTH) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Blekinge Tekniska Högskola (BTH) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 29 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Blekinge Institute of Technology
Acronym BTH
Founded 1989

University Location

Address Campus Gräsvik
Karlskrona (population range: 50,000-249,999)
371 40 Blekinge County
T +46 (455) 385 000
F +46 (455) 385 057

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Int'l student Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Campus Gräsvik
Karlskrona 37179
+46 (455) 385000

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 4,000-4,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 200-299
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Blekinge Tekniska Högskola's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Utbildningsdepartementet, Sverige

Year of first Accreditation

Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Swedish Higher Education Authority (SHEA)


  • European University Association (EUA)

Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 14 November 2018