frequently asked questions
We offer the logistics for bringing medical professionals to Sweden to study the Swedish language in fast paste. The service includes:
Residence permit for one year in Sweden
Swedish language course for one year in Sweden
The service we provide is ONLY available for healthcare practitioners (medical staff) who are citizens of a country outside EU/EE and have been educated in or outside EU/EEA and who intend to move to Sweden in order to obtain their license to practice in their occupation in Sweden.
If your profession is on this list then you may apply to the program. The list of 22 professions.
Yes, your spouse and your children (under the aga of 18) can accompany you for the same period as you. We will submit the application for you and your family at the same time.
No. The residence permit is a special type of permit for study language only. You or your co-applicants are not allowed to work during this period.
Foreign healthcare professionals (please see the list of 22 professions here) who intend to work in their profession in Sweden must obtain a “license to practice” in Sweden (so called “Legitimation” in Swedish). The title of these professions is protected, and you can only start working when you have obtained your license to practice. The process of obtaining the license to practice differs somewhat depending on your profession and on where you have been educated (within or outside the EU/EEA). The process for each group is described here.
But the common pre-requisite for all is to have their foreign education assessed by the Swedish authorities and to learn Swedish up to the advanced level of C1.
The language program is 11,5 months and the residence permit is for 12 months. You get the permit to enter Sweden a few days before the course start to have time to settle.
The program is a full-time program and consists of 800 teaching hours for one year. It is a very intensive program with fast paste. The goal is to reach the advanced level C1 which is required by the authorities in Sweden. It requires strong commitment and full focus from the participants.
Currently the courses are held in the southeast of Sweden, in the city of Lund.
We perform a pre-analysis of your education documents before offering you our service. The success rate if over 97%. Those cases that are rejected have mostly depend on the information that the applicant has not shared with us.
The applicant or the co-applicants are not allowed to work during this one-year residence in Sweden, because the purpose of this one year in Sweden is to focus on learning the language at a fast pace.
REGISTRATION (HOW TO APPLY)
You apply by clicking on the button “Get Started” on the top side of our website or in the main menu. You fill out in a simple form. When you submit this form you will receive an automated email which a link to the proper page on our website with information about how to proceed.
It depends on where you have been educated and whether you have an approval letter from the Swedish authorities.
PRICE AND PAYMENT
Please visit the page Pricing for the details of the content of our service.
From time to time, we run different pricing campaigns with different kind of discounts. This makes the price differ for different courses.
Please see the section for Registration for details.
If you are eligible to apply, you will receive an offer letter from us along with detailed Terms & Conditions of the Service. In this document, the general terms, payment terms, refunding terms and some other terms are outlined.
You agree to the offer by signing and returning it to us. Once you sign the offer letter, it will be considered as a contract.
When we receive the signed offer letter from you, we will reserve a seat for you in the language program for 10 days. You must finalize the payment within these 10 days to keep your seat.
When the payment has settled in our bank account you will receive a confirmation from us and we will finalize your seat and will consequently start your process.
No. Our policy does not allow that. The full payment must be finalized in advance. We have clear refund policy for each scenario that might lead to a refund (cancellation, rejection etc). Please see the section for Refund.