Fees

You must pay a fee for your residence permit application. The money is not refunded if your application is rejected.

Fee for residence permits for studies
Adults: SEK 1,000 (EUR 101,00)
Children under 18: SEK 500 (EUR 51,00)

Fee for family members
Adults: SEK 1,000 (EUR 101,00)
Children under 18: SEK 500 (EUR 51,00)

Payment

If you are applying online, you pay with a credit card or a bank card.

If you are applying on a paper form, you must transfer the application fee to the Swedish embassy bank account and send a copy of the receipt together with your application form. The embassy bank account:

Beneficiary: Schwedische Botschaft (Embassy of Sweden)
Account Number: 266 216 101
Bank: Commerzbank
BLZ: 100 400 00
IBAN: DE82 1004 0000 0266 2161 01
BIC/SWIFT: COBADEFFXXX

Exceptions
Some people are not required to pay for their applications, including the following:

  • Students on scholarships from Sida or another Swedish organisation or international organisation, such as the EU or UNICEF

More about fees and exceptions on the Swedish Migration Agency website

Study fees
You may also be required to pay a fee for your studies. This is decided by each individual university or university college. Contact the university/university college concerned for information.


Last updated: June 2017