Foreign students risk losing Swedish university offers after embassies close for interviews

Foreign students risk losing Swedish university offers after embassies close for interviews

An Iranian student planning on starting university in Sweden this autumn has told The Local he and many others risk being unable to take up their places after the Swedish embassy cancelled their visa interview appointments.

Thousands of foreign students wait for news on Swedish residence permits

Thousands of foreign students wait for news on Swedish residence permits

Foreign exchange students lose dibs on earmarked apartments in Sweden

Foreign exchange students lose dibs on earmarked apartments in Sweden

International students call on Sweden to cut tuition fees as coronavirus crisis drags on

International students call on Sweden to cut tuition fees as coronavirus crisis drags on

Here’s what international students in Sweden say about the coronavirus crisis

Here’s what international students in Sweden say about the coronavirus crisis

#AdventCalendar: The Swedish student scream and the stories behind it

#AdventCalendar: The Swedish student scream and the stories behind it

Sweden’s student residence permits: What you need to know about the new rules

Sweden’s student residence permits: What you need to know about the new rules

Students in Sweden face six-month waits for housing

Students in Sweden face six-month waits for housing

Students reveal ‘nightmarish’ experience applying for Swedish residence permits

Students reveal ‘nightmarish’ experience applying for Swedish residence permits

Students: Tell us about your residence permit experience

Students: Tell us about your residence permit experience

Taking an exchange semester in Sweden as a US student: 7 key things to keep in mind

Taking an exchange semester in Sweden as a US student: 7 key things to keep in mind

What would a no-deal Brexit mean for Brits studying in Sweden (or hoping to)?

What would a no-deal Brexit mean for Brits studying in Sweden (or hoping to)?

Why international students are flocking to Stockholm

Why international students are flocking to Stockholm

The essential words and phrases that explain student life in Sweden

The essential words and phrases that explain student life in Sweden

Here’s how much time Lund University students spend studying

Here’s how much time Lund University students spend studying

Malmö teen fined over graduation slut shaming

Malmö teen fined over graduation slut shaming

Quiz: How many words from the Swedish university exam do you know?

Quiz: How many words from the Swedish university exam do you know?

Are you applying for Erasmus in Sweden? Here are ten crucial things to know
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Are you applying for Erasmus in Sweden? Here are ten crucial things to know

Studying in Sweden? Sign up for half price student Membership with The Local
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Studying in Sweden? Sign up for half price student Membership with The Local

Swedish university must refund international student over sub-standard teaching: why this case matters

Swedish university must refund international student over sub-standard teaching: why this case matters

How Stockholm International School is shaping tomorrow’s world leaders
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How Stockholm International School is shaping tomorrow’s world leaders

Nine unexpected things that happen when you (try to) learn Swedish
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Nine unexpected things that happen when you (try to) learn Swedish

Swedish universities among top 100 in the world

Swedish universities among top 100 in the world

This is officially Sweden’s best city for students

This is officially Sweden’s best city for students

‘Get a grip!’ Swedish minister tells students off after university outbreaks

‘Get a grip!’ Swedish minister tells students off after university outbreaks

Students turn Swedish viral scream into Trump protest

Students turn Swedish viral scream into Trump protest

Get students and unemployed to clear snow, says councillor

Get students and unemployed to clear snow, says councillor

SAS strike grounds home-bound exchange students

SAS strike grounds home-bound exchange students

Students face years in Swedish housing queue

Students face years in Swedish housing queue

Why are young Swedes leaving home later?

Why are young Swedes leaving home later?

Swedish students to live inside steel containers

Swedish students to live inside steel containers

Foreign students scrub their way to success

Foreign students scrub their way to success

Student entrepreneurs – rags, riches, and research

Student entrepreneurs – rags, riches, and research

Student parties linked to coronavirus outbreaks in Swedish cities

Student parties linked to coronavirus outbreaks in Swedish cities

‘Sweden needs more international students’

‘Sweden needs more international students’

Thousands of students wait for loans

Thousands of students wait for loans

Google ranked top spot for Swedish students

Google ranked top spot for Swedish students

Doctor struck off for drugging suicidal student

Doctor struck off for drugging suicidal student

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Universities to suspend students for plagiarism

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University: the stressed days of your life

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Migration Board could demand deposit from foreign students

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Students ‘can claim benefits during holidays’

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Home is best, say Swedish students

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Swedish students turn to parents

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More foreign students at Swedish universities

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Student party man disappears with money

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Swedes abroad run from student debts

‘Scrap student loan system’ – Centre Party

‘Scrap student loan system’ – Centre Party

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Sweden stops chasing student loan fugitives

New grading scale for Swedish students

New grading scale for Swedish students

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Principal punched by drunken teacher

Traffic chaos expected in Stockholm on Friday

Traffic chaos expected in Stockholm on Friday

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Violence and lack of funds plague school principals

Renewed focus on vocational education

Renewed focus on vocational education

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Concern over ‘sex games’ at Swedish high school

Sweden condemns surveillance in schools

Sweden condemns surveillance in schools

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Furor over racism in Swedish school book

Ombudsmen critical of racist school book

Ombudsmen critical of racist school book

Swedish students worse at maths and science: study

Swedish students worse at maths and science: study

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School hires teacher convicted of sexual harassment

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Students reported for beating school principal

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NASA censors Swedish pupil’s naked astronaut query

Swedish students falling behind in maths: study

Swedish students falling behind in maths: study

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School to start testing students for drugs

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Fewer student swindlers suspended for cheating

Stockholm universities top student wish list

Stockholm universities top student wish list

Students give Swedish schools high marks

Students give Swedish schools high marks

Backlash over student loan crackdown

Backlash over student loan crackdown

Foreigners ‘blocked’ from college courses

Foreigners ‘blocked’ from college courses

‘Free tuition for students who stay in Sweden’

‘Free tuition for students who stay in Sweden’

Agency slams Swedish maths teaching

Agency slams Swedish maths teaching

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Student filmed bullied youth’s suicide attempt

Let students rate teachers: Centre Party

Let students rate teachers: Centre Party

Does Swedish culture hinder Swedish children?

Does Swedish culture hinder Swedish children?

Many Swedish teens fear start of new school year

Many Swedish teens fear start of new school year

Student housing crisis ‘untenable’: report

Student housing crisis ‘untenable’: report

‘Stockholm needs more housing – not fewer students’

‘Stockholm needs more housing – not fewer students’

Parents force school to ditch ‘costly’ fruit break

Parents force school to ditch ‘costly’ fruit break

School sued after pupil bullied on YouTube

School sued after pupil bullied on YouTube

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Swedish cops fooled by student ‘sniper’

Teen girls report man for ‘semen sauce’ comments

Teen girls report man for ‘semen sauce’ comments

Swedish students excel at English: study

Swedish students excel at English: study

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‘Harder than ever’ to get student flat in Stockholm

Subsidized student flats ‘not the answer’: minister

Subsidized student flats ‘not the answer’: minister

Swedish students in billion kronor debt

Swedish students in billion kronor debt

Swedish unis in foreign student scholarship plea

Swedish unis in foreign student scholarship plea

Sweden boosts support to immigrant students

Sweden boosts support to immigrant students

More Swedish students choose university

More Swedish students choose university

First-class education in Sweden’s second city
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First-class education in Sweden’s second city

‘More Swedish kids should learn Chinese’

‘More Swedish kids should learn Chinese’

Students slam housing idea: ‘We’re not lab rats’

Students slam housing idea: ‘We’re not lab rats’

Swedish students’ howls echo across the world

Swedish students’ howls echo across the world

Do Sweden’s free schools make the grade?

Do Sweden’s free schools make the grade?

Student loans agency warns of non-payment

Student loans agency warns of non-payment

Stockholm students debut design collections

Stockholm students debut design collections

‘Peeping Tom mural romanticizes harassment’

‘Peeping Tom mural romanticizes harassment’

One in 30 students has had a relationship with a teacher

One in 30 students has had a relationship with a teacher

Google ‘ideal employer’ for Swedish students

Google ‘ideal employer’ for Swedish students

Ericsson frets over lack of foreign students

Ericsson frets over lack of foreign students

Kids read and write better on iPads: Swedish study

Kids read and write better on iPads: Swedish study

Career-savvy Swedes shun gap-year tradition

Career-savvy Swedes shun gap-year tradition

Stockholm students hit by sky-high rents

Stockholm students hit by sky-high rents

Swedish 10-year-olds’ literacy slips again

Swedish 10-year-olds’ literacy slips again