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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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(Photo: Ragnheid Skogseth/UNIS).

 

Happy Easter holidays

15.04.14

Due to the Easter holidays, UNIS will be closed from Wednesday 16. April and through Monday 21. April.

Normal operations resume on Tuesday 22 April at 08:30 am.

 

Happy Easter holidays!

 

(Photo: Ragnheid Skogseth/UNIS).


 

Study in Svalbard? Apply by 15. April

07.04.14

UNIS can offer a total of 48 courses at the Bachelor-, Master- or PhD-level in autumn semester 2014. More information about the courses and how to apply is found via the link below.

Application deadline: 15. April 2014.

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bioCEED: An excellent opening

31.03.14

The new Centre of Excellence in biology education, bioCEED, opens formally on 30 April in Bergen. But UNIS jumped the gun and had a preopening ceremony for students and staff last Friday. About a hundred people attended the ceremony, including the mayor of Longyearbyen.
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IPY FIELD SCHOOL
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SIOS
Svalbard Integrated Arctic Earth Observing System
UNIS CO2 LAB

KJELL HENRIKSEN OBSERVATORY
(Aurora station)

SPEAR RADAR

BIRKELAND CENTRE for SPACE SCIENCE

WEATHER
Realtime weather data and downloadable historical data.

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