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Banking & Paying in Sweden

If you’ve recently been accepted to a master’s programme at KTH as an international student, this post is for you! Before moving abroad, it’s very important to know how your banking and payment methods will function in an international setting. As you research, you’ll likely come across new words like “personnummer”, “Swish”, and “BankID”. It … Continue reading “Banking & Paying in Sweden”

Taste of Swedish Bureaucracy

In the initial days at KTH and Stockholm, I was running around the town to get all the formalities covered. The formalities include housing, banking, academic registrations, tax agency registrations, etc. As much as I was looking forward to the dramatic and happening campus life, everyone inevitably has to face these errands. This blog is … Continue reading “Taste of Swedish Bureaucracy”

Banking for International Students in Sweden

For new students that would be in Sweden for more than a year, you may be thinking of opening a bank account. You can find general information on the documents required to open a bank account in Sweden here. Making the final decision for which bank to choose was more problematic than I envisioned and … Continue reading “Banking for International Students in Sweden”