Allmän kurs – Foundation Level

This is a study program for those who have not completed a foundation level education (equivalent to the level of education which Swedish students receive at school between the ages of 7-16).  Students study subjects such as Mathematics and Swedish language which will prepare them to go on to study the Allmän kurs at the more advanced (preparation for higher education) level. 


  • Swedish / Swedish as a Second Language (Foundation level)
  • Mathematics  (Foundation level)
  • English (Foundation level)
  • Social Studies (Foundation level)
  • Religion (Foundation level)
  • Diet and Health
  • Digital Competence
  • Nutidsorientering

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Quick Facts

Length: 1-3 years
Study Pace:

Full time (100%)

Teaching Hours: Daytime
Type of Instruction: On campus.
Language of Instruction: Swedish; participants can receive language support from teachers who speak Arabic or Amharic as their first language
Location: Campus Södertälje

 Preparation for advanced level studies (SeQf Level 2)

Organizer: Sankt Ignatios Folkhögskola

Applicants should have a proficiency in Swedish equivalent to SFI level C (CEFR: A2 +) or higher. Moreover, all students need to be at least 18 year old and officially registered in Sweden

Fees: Tuition at Sankt Ignatios Folkhögskola is free for everyone who is registered (“folkbokförda”) in Sweden.

Service Fees: Students are required to pay a service fee. The service fee for this program is SEK 1200 per semester

Term Start Dates: Term start dates for the academic year 2022/2023: 18 August 2022 and 9 January 2023