Disciplinary Domain of Science and Technology

Degree project

The degree project usually takes place in the final phase of the studies and is a course offering the student practice in planning, implementing, documenting and presenting an independent work. Meanwhile, it provides contact with research and development work. The course also includes reading and reporting of selected advanced literature. The degree project can take place at a company, a government agency or a university department, in Sweden or abroad.   

The degree project shall result in a written paper, report, which will also be orally presented. The degree project is equivalent to a course without scheduled activities. It is an individual work with a mentor who must be knowledgeable in his or her field.

In order to be admitted to the course, the student must submit an application and meet the requirements. Rutines for degree project within bachelor and master programmes is found at the student web or student service of the respective subject. Find links to all our student service here