Facts about higher education

Here we describe the Swedish higher education system and explain what study at a university or university college looks like.


Overall responsibilty and regulations

The Swedish Parliament and Government decide on the regulations that apply to the higher education area.

Agencies involved in higher education

There are a number of other agencies involved in the Swedish higher education sector.

Questions about applying and studying in Sweden

Are you interested in studying at a Swedish university? Here are some useful sites and authorities that you can contact:

Student finance

A brief introduction to the student finance system and the tuition fees for some international students studying in Sweden.