Facts about higher education
Here we describe the Swedish higher education system and explain what study at a university or university college looks like.
Higher education in Sweden can include both complete degree programmes and individual courses. Approximately 400,000 students are enrolled full-time or part-time.
In Sweden there are approximately 50 Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) offering higher education in various forms.
Are you interested in studying at a Swedish university? We have listed useful sites and authorities that you can contact.
A brief introduction to the student finance system in Sweden.
The Swedish Parliament and Government decide on the regulations that apply to the higher education area.
There are a number of other agencies involved in the Swedish higher education sector.