You pay a fee for your residence permit application. The money is not refunded if your application is rejected.
Fee for residence permits for studies
Click >here for info
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 pay at the bank and bring the receipt. Click >here for info
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 exemptions on the Swedish Migration Board website
You may also be required to pay a fee for your studies. This is decided by each respective university or university college. Contact the school concerned for information.