Learning Swedish

There are various possibilities to study the Swedish language in Switzerland. Below is a list of different possibilities; if you are aware of others, please do not hesitate to tell the Embassy!

Swedish play groups for children
In many bigger cities, there are play groups for children. Sometimes this is organised in collaboration with the church, such as in Lausanne and Zürich. More information can be found on these websites:

The Swedish school in Geneva offers nursery and primary school for the ages 1-13 in a trilingual community. For more information, visit their website: www.svenskaskolan.ch/swedish-school-geneva.html

Since 2009, the Swedish School Association in Basel (Svenska Skolföreningen) organises Swedish classes as complementary teaching for school children. For more information, visit their website: www.svenskaskolanbasel.ch

Zürich, Aargau, Schwyz, Zug & Schaffhausen
Classes organised, similarly as in Basel, in the cities Zürich, Aargau and Zug.
For more information, visit their website: www.svenskaskolforeningen.ch/

University studies
The universities in Basel and Zürich offer courses in Swedish language. Please find the contact information through the website of the Swedish Institute: https://svenskaspraket.si.se/for-larare/universitet-med-svenskstudier/switzerland/

Klubschule Migros
Migros Klubschule organises Swedish courses in various formats and for various levels. Please find more information on their website: http://www.klubschule.ch/Angebote/Sprachen/Kurse-in-weiteren-Sprachen/Schwedisch

Other options
Further options on learning Swedish including distance learning, courses in Sweden and proficiency tests in Swedish can be found on:
Study in Sweden/Learning Swedish