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.
The handling of migration cases at the Swedish embassy in Tehran has been temporarily closed to limit the risk of infection by the coronavirus.
People are asking the Swedish Migration Agency about the new coronavirus.
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.