Pandemic

On-campus classes not a must for international student visa

3:13 min
  • International students can get a student residency permit even if their classes are online only after the Migration Agency relaxed the rules during the pandemic.
  • Last year, if at least 50 percent of classes were on campus, foreign students could attend. But this proved difficult after university courses shifted online.
  • "This is a relief," Mats Walter, international director at Blekinge Institute of Technology in Karlskrona told Radio Sweden.