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Emigrate to Sweden

You cannot get an "emigration visa" to Sweden. You can move to Sweden only if you have been previously approved a residence permit.

You can get a residence permit in Sweden based on:

  1. Job offer. Beside the Embassy's homepage, these links might be useful too: http://www.migrationsverket.se/English/Private-individuals/Working-in-Sweden.html, www.arbetsformedlingen.sehttps://sweden.se/society/finding-a-job-in-sweden/ or https://studyinsweden.se/life-in-sweden/10-tips-for-finding-work-in-sweden/.
  2. Family reunification. Find all information on the Embassy´s or Migration Agency´s homepages.
  3. Studies. Useful links: www.studyinsweden.se and https://www.universityadmissions.se/intl/start. Embassy's homepage contains informaiton about the student residence permit.

Other useful links:

  1. University degree recognition: http://www.uhr.se/sv/Information-in-English/Qualifications-recognition/, http://studyinsweden.se/study-information/recognition-of-foreign-diplomas-and-degrees/  
  2. Learn Swedish: http://www.studyinsweden.se/Learn-Swedish/, The Swedish Institute, http://www.folkuniversitetet.se/In-English/Swedex_In_English/
  3. Driving licence: http://www.transportstyrelsen.se/en/
  4. EU citizens in Sweden: http://www.migrationsverket.se/English/Private-individuals/EU-citizens-and-long-term-residents/Work-study-or-live-in-Sweden-for-EU-citizens.html.
  5. Health workers in Sweden: http://www.slf.se/Info-in-English/From-non-EUEEA-country/Learning-Swedish/, http://www.socialstyrelsen.se/applicationforswedishlicencetopractiseothercountries/doctorofmedicine
  6. Apply for asylum: http://www.migrationsverket.se/English/Private-individuals/Protection-and-asylum-in-Sweden/Asylum-regulations.html
  7. LGBTQ: https://www.migrationsverket.se/English/Private-individuals/Protection-and-asylum-in-Sweden/For-lgbtq-persons.html.
Last updated 05 Jun 2018, 12.21 PM