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
There are still some available spots at bachelor, master and PhD level courses at the UNIS biology, geology, geophysics and technology departments for the autumn semester 2015.
Application deadline: 20 May 2015.
HRH Crown Prince Haakon and HRH Crown Princess Mette-Marit of Norway visited UNIS students out in the field yesterday on the Longyearbreen glacier. They also got a guided tour in an ice cave inside the glacier.
Summer school 2015:
Arctic Ocean Governance as a Multi-functional Challenge
Application is open for the interdisciplinary PhD and Post-Doc summer school 2015: “Arctic Ocean Governance as a Multifunctional Challenge”, 2–9 August in Longyearbyen. Application deadline: 30 April 2015. Read more