What are the rules for EU/EEA and Swiss citizens?
Citizens of an EU/EEA country or Switzerland
If you are a citizen of an EU/EEA country, you have the right to reside in Sweden. The term “right to reside" means that an EU/EEA citizen is permitted to stay in Sweden for more than three months without a residence permit. More information can be found on the Migration Agency website for EU citizens studying in Sweden.
Citizens from Nordic countries do not need a visa or residence permit to study in Sweden. More information can be found on the Migration Agency website for Nordic citizens living in Sweden.
Students with a Swiss citizenship need to apply for a residence permit with the local immigration authorities after their arrival in Sweden. You do not need an entry visa or residence permit to enter Sweden. More information can be found on the website for Residence permit for Swiss citizens.