Housing, financing, and health

When preparing for your studies at Uppsala University it is important that you consider the practical details of your time as an international student. This includes where you will live, how you will finance your studies, what insurance coverage and healthcare benefits will apply to you and the support services that you will be entitled to receive at Uppsala University.

Before you arrive in Sweden:

When you arrive:

Before you complete your studies

If you are getting ready to leave Uppsala University and Sweden, there are several important steps you should take to ensure a smooth transition. To help prepare yourself for life after Uppsala University, consider the following actions:

Frequently asked questions

We answer your common questions about the practical details you need to think about and plan for before your move to Sweden. 

Read our frequently asked questions.