Learn Swedish through SFI at Folkuniversitetet in Kristianstad

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

Learn Swedish through SFI at Folkuniversitetet in Kristianstad


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 Kristianstad.

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

Reasons to choose SFI Folkuniversitetet in Kristianstad

  •  Free – It’s free to study SFI with us. No tuition. No fees.
  • Central location – Our campus is close to most everything, like the city library and various government offices.
  • Shorter wait time – You can start studying with us relatively quickly because we accept students continuously.
  • Competent staff – Our multilingual, certified staff are specialized in different areas to offer the individualized support you need.
  • Inclusive mission – We work hard to make sure you feel like a part of Swedish society. We go out into the community and invite various actors to visit us
  • Valuable partnerships – We collaborate with Erikshjälpen, Christiansro, Komvux and the Civil Defense Organisation, among others. We want to help you progress in your studies and your life by taking steps toward employment and finding genuine opportunities to use your Swedish.
  • Meeting place – Our cafe is open to everyone, no matter where you’re from. You can have a coffee and practice your Swedish with classmates, friends and new people in a peaceful, welcoming environment. 
  • Dedication – We believe in you and your potential!

SFI education that is right for you at Folkuniversitetet in Kristianstad

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.

Requirements to study SFI at Folkuniversitetet in Kristianstad

  • Be at least 16 years old; you can study SFI the year you turn 16
  • Be registered (folkbokförd) as living in Kristianstad 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 Kristianstad

Use the “apply” button to access the application form, which is administered by Kristianstad 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.

044-785 90 80