The University Centre in Svalbard (UNIS) is the world’s northernmost higher education institution, located in Longyearbyen at 78º N. We provide research-based education of the next generation of Arctic experts in biology, geology, geophysics and technology.

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The University Centre in Svalbard (UNIS)

UNIS is the world’s northernmost higher education institution, located in Longyearbyen, at the High Arctic archipelago of Svalbard (78º 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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The University Centre in Svalbard (UNIS)Jun 30, 2022 @ 10:42am
Climate change and permafrost:
"Geohazards and impact on infrastructure is dominating the societal relevant research agenda in Svalbard", says UNIS professor Hanne Christiansen in this interview with the The Irish Times.
Read the story here: https://www.irishtimes.com/science/2022/06/30/in-svalbard-where-global-warming-is-in-full-view-on-your-doorstep/

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