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Follow our digital ambassadors from around the world as they make their way through university in Sweden! Learn what it's really like to be a student here through photos and stories of Swedish student life.
Packing for Sweden: Electronics
Let’s talk about packing electronics ! If you’ve been following my last two blog posts you already know what essentials to pack : Packing for Sweden: The Essentials and what study items to pack : Packing for Sweden: Study Items If not, what are you waiting for? Have a read and […]
To Do List and Top Tips: Your First Days in Uppsala
Are you ready? Are you out of your mind excited to move here and go to IKEA to try and sincerely pronounce the words of the furniture now you live in Sweden? To try and get through as many conversational steps with a Swedish cashier as possible before you have to say, “Talar du engelska?” […]
Packing for Sweden: Study Items
Study Items: Pack Light ! Hey again, I’m so happy to help you pack ! It’s awesome to have you reading post 2 of 3 in the Packing for Sweden Guide. Now this list should be the easiest of them all. As with the first post, I want you to think light while packing! I’m […]
Packing for Sweden: The Essentials
Credits: Melker Dahlstrand/imagebank.sweden.se Its time to start packing those bags! For some of you its only a matter of weeks before you pack for Sweden, print your boarding passes, jump on a plane and begin the wonderful experience that is to study in Sweden. For others, it might be in a few months or even […]
10 Awesome Arrival Day Tips!
Your arrival day is getting closer and judging from the questions I have been getting, many of you are just like me. You plan ahead! That is really an awesome thing to do, considering that most of you are in for quite a journey. Even though you think your plan is top notch, you might […]
Part-time jobs in Sweden
Part-time jobs in Sweden for international students are a rare species, one would say that they are a considered to be endangered. However, there are a handful opportunities out there. Most of the questions I was getting when working on the Instagram account were about Part-time jobs. How easy was to get one? If it […]
Why you should move to Sweden at least once in your life!
Moving to a new place is a really big (mental) step. Most people find it really scary (which it kinda is), and even if they have the opportunity to go, some eventually won’t do it for exactly that reason. BUT, so much of that fear is just a mind game that you have to overcome. Once you do […]
Sweden Application tips
Today marks the last day to submit your choices for the 1st admission round for Bachelor and Master applications for Autumn 2017. Therefore, I decided to quick write 5 Sweden application tips to give you a much needed pat on the shoulder to tell you that your almost through with the first step to coming to […]