The following is a list of questions for you to answer in order to establish if you are required to pay application and tuition fees.

When you come to a question and can answer "Yes", please follow the link to a conversation between a student and an admissions officer. That conversation should help you with any questions that you may have. 

Most applicants who are citizens of a country outside of the EU/EEA and Switzerland are required to pay fees.

Are you a Swedish citizen?

Yes — You are not required to pay application or tuition fees. For more information, please see Mikael´s conversation with an admissions officer.

No — Next question

Do you have a permanent Swedish residence permit?

Yes — You are not required to pay application or tuition fees. For more information, please see Yoon´s conversation with an admissions officer.

No — Next question

Do you have a temporary Swedish residence permit that was granted on the basis of something other than studies?

Yes — You are not required to pay application or tuition fees. For more information, please see Evin´s conversation with an admissions officer.

No — Next question

Do you have citizenship in a European Union (EU) country, European Economic Area (EEA) country, or Switzerland? 

List of EU/EEA countries

Yes — You are not required to pay application or tuition fees. Please note that you are required to provide proof of your citizenship in an EU/EEA country. For further information, please see Sabine´s conversation with an admissions officer.

No — Next question

Are you a family member of a citizen of an EU or EEA country who has temporary or permanent right of residence in Sweden?

Yes — You are most likely not required to pay application or tuition fees. For further information, please see Maria´s conversation with an admissions officer.

For more information regarding right of residence and family membership to an EU/EEA citizen, please go to the Swedish Migration Agency´s website.

No — Next question

Are you married to a Swedish citizen, not a citizen of an EU/EEA country or Switzerland, and have a Swedish residence permit for reasons other than studies?

Yes — You are not required to pay application or tuition fees. Being married to a Swedish citizen does not automatically make you free from paying fees. For further information, please see Kim's conversation with an admissions officer.

No — Next question

Are you applying for Third cycle (doctoral studies) in Sweden?

Yes — You are not required to pay application or tuition fees. For more information, please see Bazmi´s conversation with an admissions officer.

No — Next question

Were you/will you be registered for a course or programme in Sweden when you submit your application?

Yes — Because of your registration status, you are not required to pay an application fee; however, registration status does not exempt students from paying tuition fees and, as such, you may still be required to pay them. Please continue with the next question, or see Umaru ‘s conversation with an admissions officer.

No — Next question

Are you registered at a foreign university and will be studying in Sweden on a temporary basis as part of an official study abroad programme as an exchange student?

Yes — You are not required to pay tuition fees. Please see Alison´s conversation with an admissions officer for more information.

No — Please see the following information

If you have answered no to all of these questions, it is likely that you are required to pay application and tuition fees. 

For more information, please read Hakim´s conversation with Pernilla, an admissions officer.