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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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International Bachelor Permafrost Summer Field School

27.01.15

The University of the Arctic, Thematic Network on Permafrost offers an international bachelor permafrost summer field school at UNIS 12 June–3 July 2015 (AG-218/219).

We welcome senior bachelor students, who are interested in obtaining an overall knowledge about permafrost.

Application deadline: 15 February 2015.

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Jan Christensen Endowment 2015

14.01.15

The Jan Christensen endowment has a number of scholarships available for Master/PhD students or staff at UNIS.
Application deadline: 15 February 2015.

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Apply for summer courses now

12.01.15

UNIS has opened the application database for some of the Arctic Biology and Arctic Geology courses that start in summer (June/July). There are courses at Bachelor, Master and PhD levels.
The application deadline is 15 February 2015.

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Svalbard Integrated Arctic Earth Observing System
UNIS CO2 LAB

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20 MARCH 2015

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(Aurora station)

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BIRKELAND CENTRE for SPACE SCIENCE

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Realtime weather data and downloadable historical data.

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