Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden
Chalmers tekniska högskola, http://www.chalmers.se/en/
+46 31-772 1000
+46 31-772 3872
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Chalmers University of Technology or Chalmers tekniska högskola (CTH), often Chalmers, is a university in Gothenburg, Sweden, that focuses on research and education in technology, natural science and architecture. The THES (2005) ranking classifies it as the top university in Sweden and among the top research schools in Europe. The University has very strong Environmental Science, Nanotechnology, IT, Bioengineering, Industrial Design, Management and Architecture departments.
All university study is counted in credit points. Chalmers now follow the ECTS credit system, thus rewarding 30 ECTS for a semester and 60 ECTS for a full academic year.
How to select classes
For Msc students first semester almost all courses are compulsory and given to student by the department. There is a wide range of courses for the other semesters to select from different programmes. For exchange students there is a wide range of choices to select from the different sections. The selection is made by guidance of student centers for exchange students. For Msc students the selection is made in student pages via internet.
This university has Bologna Process implemented.
This exchange programme includes the following universities:
Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Tampere University of Technology
Technical University of Denmark
University of Iceland