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You can apply for certification if you have a teaching degree, a preschool teaching degree or a recreation instructor degree...

What happens after my application?

If you have applied with a foreign teaching degree, the processing time is approximately 4­­–6 months. Some cases are processed faster, and a few take longer.

After your case have been decided

The decision will primarily be sent to your e-mail address. Secondarily, it may be sent through physical mail to your home address.


To do after your case has been decided

Some tips when you are looking for a job or if you need to do some additional qualifying steps before we can grant you a certification.

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Requirements for certification

You need to meet certain national requirements for competencies that are important for working as a teacher or preschool teacher in the Swedish school system.