Learn Swedish

You will need to know Swedish

You will need to know the level of Swedish required to obtain a licence. You can start learning Swedish at any point, but you will have to certify your knowledge before applying for a licence.

Proceeding to the next step requires a certificate that you have successfully completed one of the following:

  • Swedish 3 or Swedish as a Second Language 3 at a municipal upper secondary adult education programme (Komvux).
  • Swedish at Level C1 in accordance with the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.
  • A course or exam that satisfies the entry requirements for higher education studies, please see antagning.se.

Equivalent proficiency in Norwegian or Danish

Equivalent proficiency in Norwegian or Danish will also satisfy the requirements for Swedish. You will need to provide certification that your language skills meet the entry requirements at a Norwegian or Danish college or university.

Submit a copy of your certificate of language skills

Socialstyrelsen
Behörighet
SE-106 30 Stockholm, Sweden