The Swedish Council for Higher Education is a government authority that started on 1 January 2013. The agency’s areas of responsibility are:

● Support and information regarding international cooperation and academic exchange across the entire education spectrum.

● Nordic and European exchange service for state officials, and training in preparation for EU's selection exams.

● Admission regulations and admission to higher education institutions.

● The Swedish Scholastic Aptitude Test and information regarding studies at the higher

education level.

● Evaluation of foreign academic qualifications (from the Swedish National Agency for

Higher Education, The Swedish Agency for Higher Education Services and the Swedish National Agency for Higher Vocational Education).