Studying and researching in Sweden
In order to study for more than 90 days in Sweden, you must have a residence permit. Read more about how to apply for a permit for studies or research in Sweden.
On January 1, 2020, new rules will apply to students applying for or who have a residence permit for studies in Sweden. The reason for this is that Sweden is introducing directives of the European Parliament and Council directive (EU) 2016/801. The amended law applies to anyone whose application is reviewed starting January 1, 2020.
On 1 January 2020 there will be a change in the application fees for residence and work permits. Most fees for applications for residence and/or work permits will be increased.