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Cost of Study in Sweden

Cost of Study in Sweden

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Cost of Study in Sweden

Tuition fees in Sweden

How expensive is it to study in Sweden? Yearly higher education costs in Sweden vary depending on the university and program. Tuition fees in Sweden range from approximately SEK 80,000 per year (approximately 8,300 EUR or 9,200 USD as of Oct, 2016) to SEK 130,000 (or approximately 13,000 EUR or $14,600 USD as of Oct, 2016).

All students in Sweden need to buy their own textbooks and on average spend 750 SEK/month for this purpose.

Read more about tuition fees and costs in Sweden at the link below:

International Student Fees & Costs

You may be eligible for scholarships to study in Sweden. Read more about scholarships at the link below:

Scholarships to Study in Sweden

Other costs of studying in Sweden

Students usually join the local student union for a small membership fee. This gives you access to various student activities and student discounts. Fees range from SEK 50-350 per semester, depending on the union.

Living costs depend on the location of study (bigger cities are generally more expensive) but are approximately 8000 SEK per month including rent or 925 USD/830 EUR as of October, 2016.

The cost of healthcare for international students varies depending on whether you are an EU/EEA/Swiss citizen or not as well as the duration of your studies in Sweden.

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Last update: 24 Oct 2016