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Moving to a country to study


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The Folk High School is a form of education that has existed in Sweden for over 100 years. There are 150 Folk High Schools in Sweden. The education at the Swedish Folk High School is free of charge.

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Higher Vocational Education (Yrkeshögskolan) is a post-secondary form of education that combines theoretical and practical studies in close cooperation with employers and industry. Programmes are offered in specific fields where there is an explicit demand for competence. 

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Skatteverket administers Sweden's various taxes. Skatteverket is accountable to the government, but operates as an autonomous public authority. Questions about taxes can be answered through contact with a tax office or the Tax Information Service. 

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The Swedish National Agency of Education, the central administrative authority for the public school system, publicly organised preschooling, school-age childcare and for adult education, provides an overview of all parts of the Swedish education system. 

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Studyinsweden.se is an official resource on studying in Sweden for prospective and current international students. It is built and maintained by the Swedish Institute, a public agency tasked with promoting Sweden abroad. Information about application and tuition fees are available here. 

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Sweden.se is developed and maintained by The Swedish Institute and is publicly funded by the Swedish Government Offices and three other organisations. Information about education in Sweden, including recent changes to the education system and the history of the Swedish school system is available at the website. 

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The Swedish Council for Higher Education is a government agency whose responsibilities span across the education sector. One of their main focus areas is higher education. 

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Eurypedia offers comprehensive descriptions of 38 European education systems, usually at national level, but sometimes also at regional level. Eurypedia is a resource tool which is regularly updated and completed by the Eurydice Network. Here is information about the Swedish Education system. 

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The Swedish Higher Education Authority is a government authority. Its operations are controlled by the Government through the instructions it issues. These instructions define their areas of responsibility and the tasks to be undertaken.

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EURES hjälper arbetstagare att flytta över gränserna. Här kan du finna information om den svenska och europeiska arbetsmarknaden samt reglerna om fri rörlighet för arbetstagare.

EURES (EURopean Employment Services) är ett samarbetsnätverk som ska främja fri rörlighet för arbetstagare inom Europeiska ekonomiska samarbetsområdet (EES). Även Schweiz deltar. I nätverket ingår bland annat offentliga arbetsförmedlingar, fackliga organisationer och arbetsgivarorganisationer. Europeiska...

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The National Agency for Edcuation (Skolverket) is the central administrative authority for the public school system, publicly organised preschooling, school-age childcare and for adult education. 

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Universityadmissions.se is the official website for applying to higher education in Sweden and is managed by the Swedish Council for Higher Education (UHR). Information about fees can be found here and it is also possible to pay application fees through the website. 

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Universityadmissions.se is the official website for applying to higher education in Sweden and is managed by the Swedish Council for Higher Education (UHR). Information about The Swedish higher education system can be found here. 

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Europeiska unionens hemsida med generell information om praktik, akademiska studier, volontärarbete och andra utbildnings- och ungdomsfrågor inom EU. 

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Ditt Europa är en EU-webbplats som ska hjälpa dig att göra saker i andra Europeiska länder – utan krångel eller onödig byråkrati. Här kan du hitta generell information om utbildningsmöjligheterna inom EU. 

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