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Welcome to UNIS - The University Centre in Svalbard
The University Centre in Svalbard (UNIS) is the world's northernmost institution for higher education and research, located in Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen at 78°N. UNIS offers high quality courses at the undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate level in Arctic Biology, Arctic Geology, Arctic Geophysics and Arctic Technology.
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Cooperation agreement between UNIS and SINTEF

19.12.14

On Monday 15 December 2014, UNIS and SINTEF signed a cooperation agreement. The two institutions intend to collaborate on relevant research and infrastructure in Svalbard.

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Joint Norwegian-Russian research project on icy waters and impact on offshore activity

18.12.14

A research group from UNIS and NTNU in cooperation with Russian researchers have been granted funds to investigate drift ice, icebergs and sea ice actions on offshore installations.

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Cooperation agreement between UNIS and NPI

12.12.14

The directors of the University Centre in Svalbard (UNIS) and the Norwegian Polar Institute (NPI) signed a cooperative agreement in Oslo yesterday.

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UNIS STUDENT MOVIE
SIOS
Svalbard Integrated Arctic Earth Observing System
UNIS CO2 LAB

TOTAL SOLAR ECLIPSE
20 MARCH 2015

KJELL HENRIKSEN OBSERVATORY
(Aurora station)

SPEAR RADAR

BIRKELAND CENTRE for SPACE SCIENCE

WEATHER
Realtime weather data and downloadable historical data.

VACANT POSITIONS

ANNUAL REPORTS

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