Guidance for non-EU/EEA international students in relation to COVID-19
As the situation is constantly evolving, we recommend that you access up-to-date and accurate information and advice. Please note that there is currently a temporary ban on all non-essential travel to Sweden due to Covid-19 until 15 June.
Do you intend to apply to start studying in Sweden or do you intend to apply to extend your residence permit for studies?
The current coronavirus pandemic is affecting many people who intend to apply for a residence permit to come to study in Sweden. Read more on the Swedish Migration Agency’s website.
This information applies if you intend to apply to start studying in Sweden
This information applies if you intend to apply to extend your residence permit for studies, or if you have components of your studies left to complete
Frequently asked questions about studying and researching in Sweden
Do you have an acceptance letter and want to apply for a residence permit?
Information concerning residence permits is available on the Swedish Migration Agency’s website.
Depending on the local situation, several Swedish missions abroad may have limited capacity to process your application within the normal timeframe. Please refer to your national authorities for information regarding any restrictions to the freedom of movement that may prevent you from visiting a Swedish mission abroad.
Your university will provide you with information on tuition fees and other relevant information in relation to COVID-19.