SWAMID - Swedish Academic Identity Federation

SWAMID is an identity federation that includes most higher education institutions and government agencies that is involved in higher education and research in Sweden. A list of member institutions can be found in Swedish at the page SWAMID Members. SWAMID offers quality assured and secure identification of employees, students, alumni and other associated in higher education in Sweden, in the Nordic countries, in the rest of Europe and also in North America and Asia.

New to SWAMID?

Read our Getting Started with SWAMID page. Looking for technical information and guides? The eduroam and SAML WebSSO sections are for you. Our SWAMID Advisories page contains information about current security events related to SWAMID. Our SWAMID News and SWAMID Events pages contain link to current activities and updates from the SWAMID Operations and Board of Trustees.

SWAMID Blog posts and Security Advisories

Blog Posts

About SWAMID Wiki Language

The SWAMID Wiki is mostly provided in English to facilitate integration of SWAMID by non-Swedish speaking organisations and companies. There is however pages only in Swedish when the intended readers are from Sweden.


Getting Started with SWAMID
21.03.2023 08:50 CET Pål Axelsson
4.1 Entity Categories for Service Providers
01.03.2023 15:01 CET Pål Axelsson
Entity Categories no longer in use in SWAMID
28.02.2023 17:03 CET Pål Axelsson
Example of a standard attribute filter for Shibboleth IdP v4 and above
24.02.2023 13:42 CET Paul Scott
SAML SP Best Current Practice
23.02.2023 14:54 CET Pål Axelsson
20.02.2023 13:44 CET Pål Axelsson
Entity Category attribute release in SWAMID
20.02.2023 13:43 CET Pål Axelsson
SWAMID Board of Trustees
20.02.2023 11:55 CET Pål Axelsson
3.1 Configure Shibboleth SP - shibboleth2.xml
13.02.2023 09:40 CET Björn Mattsson
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