Learn Swedish through SFI at Folkuniversitetet in Kalmar

Are you ready to learn Swedish and take steps into Swedish society? Then welcome to Swedish for Immigrants (SFI) in Kalmar at Folkuniversitetet. Read more about our approach to SFI, our flexible class options and how you can apply today.

Learn Swedish at SFI Folkuniversitetet in Kalmar


Folkuniversitetet has a long, established history of teaching SFI - Swedish for Immigrants. Our skilled and engaged SFI teachers will help you gain good knowledge of the Swedish language and Swedish society. Language instruction is a critical part of SFI, but it is just as important that you become familiar with living and working in Sweden. That is why you will learn much more than just words and grammar when you study SFI at Folkuniversitetet in Kalmar.

We look forward to welcoming you to our school and helping you feel at home in Sweden!

Reasons to study SFI at Folkuniversitetet in Kalmar

  • Licensed and qualified teachers
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free access to our digital learning platform
  • Close to the city center and public transport
  • Flexible class options – daytime/evening/distance
  • Collaboration with other organizations
  • Friendly, familiar and inclusive environment

SFI education that is right for you at Folkuniversitetet in Kalmar

We adapt our SFI instruction to you, your needs and your educational background, regardless of level. We will help you find a just-right class option and course level.

Flexible class options

We offer daytime, evening and distance/online classes. You can also combine our different class options to create an SFI schedule that fits your job or other education.

Daytime classes:

On-site classes Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 8:15 to 12:00.

Evening classes:

On-site classes Monday and Wednesday from 17:30 to 19:30, plus instruction using our digital learning platform.

Distance/online classes (classes held in real time via Zoom):

Remote-only classes Monday and Wednesday at 17:15 to 18:30, plus instruction using our digital learning platform.

Requirements to study SFI at Folkuniversitetet in Kalmar

  • Be at least 16 years old; you can study SFI the year you turn 16
  • Be registered (folkbokförd) as living in Kalmar municipality
  • Have little or no basic knowledge of the Swedish language
  • Have a Swedish personal identity number (personnummer) or be an EU citizen with a coordination number (samordningsnummer)

How to apply for SFI classes at Folkuniversitetet in Kalmar

Use the “apply” button to access the application form, which is administered by Kalmar municipality. Provide the required information and submit the form. If you need help completing the application form, email or call us.


Contact us

Do you have a question about SFI? We are here to help you and can answer any questions, big or small.


0470-78 44 00 or 0480-43 22 14