Dual Career and Spouse Support

Living in Europe | Access to the culture of the host country/language courses, Day care, schooling & family related issues | Sweden


One of the challenges when moving to a new country as an accompanying spouse, is finding an occupation for yourself and getting to know people and social networks. We have put together some information below, that we hope will be useful. If you need assistance and more information, please contact your nearest EURAXESS Centre.


Learn the language

For those wishing to live and work in Sweden, learning the language is very important. You may find it difficult to get a job without at least basic knowledge of Swedish.

Read more about Swedish language courses


Take advantage of EURAXESS and find your job in research

Search for the most recent job offers in Sweden


Find useful information in the section Information & Assistance

In that section there is information about healthcare, social security, taxation etc.


Join a webinar on relevant topics for spouses

A series of webinars has been put together by the Swedish EURAXESS network. Through cooperation within the network, a EURAXESS Centre will share a virtual activity aimed for spouses. Please see list below.


Contact your EURAXESS Centre for more information and registration.

Additional webinars will be published later.




Links to useful information


Dual Career Services at Swedish institutions and EURAXESS Centres

Dual career services aim to assist the partner/spouse of an international researcher with career planning and social integration.

Contact your EURAXESS Centre to see if they offer Dual Career Services.

Find personal assistance at the nearest EURAXESS Centre