Information & Assistance

There are a number of practical issues to look into before moving to another country and we hope that this portal will answer your questions. In this section you will find practicalities that must be dealt with before travelling to Sweden such as applying for a visa, residence permit for visiting researchers or a work permit. Follow our checklist of pre-arrival steps

The EURAXESS centres provide free and personalised local assistance to researchers settling in Sweden, as well as to their families. They work in conjunction with the public and support services of your host city to facilitate administrative procedures. See the list of EURAXESS Centres in Sweden if you need personalised assistance.

We welcome your interest and decision to live and work in Sweden! It is a country with a high standard of living and a family-friendly society. Find out about all the free services EURAXESS provides to researchers and employers. See the list of EURAXESS Centres in Sweden if you need personalised assistance.

Find out about all the free services EURAXESS provides to researchers and employers. Apart from the available research jobs in Sweden published on this portal, universities have their own websites for available positions. See the list of EURAXESS Centres in Sweden if you need personalised assistance.

It is said that travel broadens the mind. This rings especially true for researchers. Taking up a research position in another country gives scientists the opportunity to share their knowledge, to learn new approaches and to work with the best minds in their field.

Read more in the section Information & Assistance above at Leaving Sweden, where we inform about departure conditions and formalities, funding and job opportunities.

Find out about all the free services EURAXESS provides to researchers and employers. See the list of EURAXESS national portals if you need more information about the country you are heading to. Click on the globe in the heading.