The official religion of Sweden is Lutheran, with 67.5% of the population Lutheran, 4.4% of the population identifying with other Protestant groups, and 8%, Muslim.
If you are interested in practicing your faith while studying in Sweden, we recommend looking into the following communities:
- Hillsong Church – Stockholm
- National Church of Sweden
- International Church of Stockholm (ICS)
- Södermalmskyrkan (Word of Faith)
- Immanuels Kyrkan (Evangelist)
- St. Eugenia (Catholic)
- Vineyard Church
Through a partnership with KAHAL, you can connect with Jewish students abroad near you, and local communities in Stockholm and around Europe. Get in touch with KAHAL by signing up to get resources on holiday celebrations, Shabbat dinners, and other opportunities. Read more about KAHAL here.
Should you encounter situations where you feel discriminated against, e.g. by the police, at a nightlife venue, or elsewhere, the DIS Care Team can provide emotional and practical support and also guidance on how to file a complaint.