Students with citizenship in countries not within the EU/EEA, or Switzerland, are required to pay application and tuition fees for university studies in Sweden. 

Some tuition scholarships are available for students who wish to study in Sweden. Please note that all students who are required to pay an application fee must pay that fee, even if they've applied for a scholarship.

General criteria about application and tuition fees

Am I required to pay?

EU/EEA and Swiss citizens

Paying your application fee

Students currently studying in Sweden

Students with a personnummer (Swedish personal ID number)

Paying your tuition fees


Scholarships are available from the Swedish Institute and individual universities for international students wishing to study in Sweden. The scholarship application process does not take place on this website. Please see the following link for more information about applying for scholarships.


Last updated: 08 April 2019