Moving to Umeå

This is not an exclusive list of information but a general guide to what to do before and on arrival in Umeå.

Information for new staff of Umeå University can be found here!

Furthermore, we have collected below some usefull information to help you with your start in northen Sweden.

The Swedish employment system and other administrative procedures are often quite different from other countries and the information below should help clarify what is required when relocating to Umeå. This includes information for EU and non-EU residents, visiting researchers and employees coming on either long or short term contracts. A number of external sites are also listed here, several of which have important information in other languages.

Before you come to Umeå

When you arrive in Umeå

Life in Umeå

Page Editor: Robert Johansson

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