Starting in April, Competens will offer Komvux Distance Learning at secondary and upper secondary levels for people registered in Stockholm Norrort.

You decide when you study

Distance Learning is a popular form of education, enabling you to structure your own studies. Having the opportunity to choose when and where you study attracts many people, and is a great fit for people with a dynamic schedule.

How to apply

You can apply for Competens Komvux Distance Learning the year you turn 20. You apply on the website of your municipality (your municipality is where you are a registered resident).

Competens provides municipal adult education on behalf of SolnaSollentunaUpplands VäsbyVallentunaVaxholmDanderydTäby and Österåker municipalities. Follow the links to apply on the municipality website.

On the municipality website you will find all the information you need for municipal adult education, including course catalogues, application forms, and application dates.

Important dates

Apply no later than 25/2 for courses that start 23/4. Apply no later than 1/4 for courses that start 28/5

Keep up to date regarding future course starts on your municipality’s website.

The digital learning platform

When attending Distance Learning via Competens, all information and education is conducted via the digital learning platform Itslearning. Among other things on Itslearning, you gain access to math labs, writing aids, and discussion forums where you can talk to other course participants. On the platform you will find all you need to keep track of your education, including your study plan, schedule, course material, documentation, and information. You attend lectures via recorded videos and have frequent contact with teachers via phone and video conference. Our students get free course material digitally on our learning platform.

Study guidance

Benefit from study and vocational guidance to help you choose the right courses and the right levels, creating a pace that fits you personally.

Financial aid via CSN

Your studies entitle you to financial aid via CSN. Apply for financial aid at CSN’s website here.