Episode 8: Moving to Sweden

Last changed: 10 June 2020

What is it like moving to Sweden from another country to study and work? Listen to two international PhD students talk about their experiences.

Sabine Pfeffer, from Germany and Fernanda De Miranda Vasconcelos, from Brazil are both PhD students at SLU's Department of Wildlife, Fish and Environmental Studies. In this episode they talk about how it was for them to move to Sweden to study and work.

They share their personal experiences from practical matters of moving to Sweden such as organizing housing and getting a bank account to assimilating to the Swedish culture and working environment.

Listen here:

Portrait of Fernanda and Sabine.
Fernanda Helena Bosco De Miranda Vasconcelos and Sabine Pfeffer, PhD-students at SLU, Department of Wildlife, fish and environmental studies. Photo: Susanna Bergström, SLU
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