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In Zimbabwe, It is the Embassy of France's Consular Section which
handles and issues ordinary tourist and business visas to Sweden.
This is done under the 'Schengen' arrangement.
For details on where and how to apply Please see the following pages:
To information on how to obtain study permit / visa - click here
The Embassy of Sweden does not provide scholarships for students.
If you are interested in studying in Sweden please visit Study in Sweden
Where you can scout for scholarships for undergrad and postgraduate degrees.
The Swedish Institute Study Scholarships (SISS) every year provides very limited numbers of scholarships to international students that wish to pursue a Master’s degree in Sweden. Find out if you can apply at the SISS website
Kindly note that the Embassy is not involved in any part of the scholarship selection process.
If you are a citizen of a country outside the EU and wish to work in Sweden, in most cases you need a work permit. The quickest and easiest way to apply for a work permit is to do so online. Applications over the internet go directly to the Swedish Migration Board and are given priority.
How to apply for a work visa - click here
Application guide - click here
Work permit requirements - click here
On the Swedish Migration Agency's website you can check the status of your application. The following types of permits can be checked: student permits, work permits, residence permits, residence cards, and passports.
Check your application
Ordinary visiting hours: Monday - Friday 09:00-11:00
Passport inquiries: Monday - Friday 09:00-11:00
Migration and Consular inquiries: Monday - Friday 09:00-11:00
The Embassy is located at:
32 Aberdeen Rd,
For directions/map - click here
If you want to move to Sweden to live with someone you need to make an application for a residence permit at the Swedish Migration Board. Read about the process here.