Sweden allows international students to live with their families, spouse or children. If you are a resident of a non-EU country, and you have a family member living in Sweden on a work permit, then you can also get the residence permit. If the permit is longer than the 6 months, then you can also get a work permit.
Can I take my family to Sweden on student visa?
Which family members can accompany you to Sweden on your student visa/permit? It is currently possible to bring your spouse, cohabiting partner, registered partner and unmarried children under the age of 18 with you to Sweden.
Can my spouse work in Sweden while I study?
If you are a family member of someone who has already applied for a residence permit for studies in Sweden in higher education, you can make your own application for a residence permit for the same period. If the permit is valid for more than six months, you can get a work permit.
How can I bring my family to Sweden?
If you are a citizen of a country outside the EU and want to move to a family member in Sweden, you need a residence permit. In exceptional cases it is possible to get a residence permit to move to a family member in Sweden who is not already, or is not going to be, your husband, wife or cohabiting partner.
Can my wife work on dependent visa in Sweden?
In short, yes. They can work in Sweden without much restrictions. Dependent visa/permit holders have the best benefits of all the permits in Sweden.
Does a baby born in Sweden get citizenship?
Children born in Sweden receive the same citizenship as the parents. If the child’s parents are citizens of a country outside the EU, the parents must apply for a residence permit for the child.
How long can I stay in Sweden after study?
If you’re a citizen of a non-EU country and would like to stay in Sweden and work after your studies, you can apply to extend your residence permit for up to six months to look for a job or start your own business.
Can I bring my husband to Sweden?
You may be granted a residence permit if you are married, have entered into a registered partnership, or have been cohabiting with someone who now lives in Sweden. Cohabiting partners are two persons who are not married but live together and have a “marriage-like” relationship with each other.
How long is a family visa valid?
You can stay in the UK for 2 years and 9 months on this visa. If you’re applying as a fiancé, fiancée or proposed civil partner, you can stay for 6 months. After this you’ll need to apply to extend your stay.
Can I sponsor my sister to Sweden?
For close relatives of someone applying for a residence permit to live with you in Sweden. A person who is a citizen of a country outside the EU or EEA, and who wants to move to Sweden to live with a family member, must apply for a residence permit. The permit must be granted before the move to Sweden.
How long can parents stay in Sweden?
Visiting relatives and friends for longer than 90 days. If you are planning to visit Sweden for longer than 90 days you need to apply for a visitors’ residence permit, or – if there are special reasons – a visa for a longer period (a D-visa, national visa).
How can I bring my girlfriend to Sweden?
If you are a citizen of a non-EU country and want to move to a family member in Sweden, you require a residence permit. You can be granted a residence permit if you are planning to marry or become the cohabiting partner of someone in Sweden.
Can you become a Swedish citizen by marriage?
For those married to, living in a registered partnership with or cohabiting with a Swedish citizen, they can apply for Swedish citizenship after three years. In these cases, they must have been living together for the past two years. It is not enough to be married to one another, they must also live together.
Can I get married in Sweden?
You may get married in Sweden even if you do not reside in Sweden. When the consideration of impediments to marriage is complete, you will receive a certificate of no impediment and a wedding certificate from the Tax Agency. You must provide these to the officiant.