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University Centre in Svalbard (UNIS) University Centre in Svalbard (UNIS), Longyearbyen
Established In : 1993
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The University Centre in Svalbard (UNIS)
P.O. Box 156
N-9171 Longyearbyen
Phone:     +47 79 02 33 00    
Fax:     +47 79 02 33 01

About University Centre in Svalbard (UNIS)
The University Centre in Svalbard (UNIS) was establishedd in 1993.UNIS’ geographical position gives it a unique advantage, enabling students and faculty to use nature as a laboratory, arena for observation and data collection. UNIS is a share-holding company, owned by the Norwegian Ministry of Education and Research. The four traditional Norwegian universities; Oslo, Bergen, Trondheim and Tromsø, are represented on our Board of Directors. Thus, UNIS works closely with the mainland universities and the UNIS courses are intended to complement the teaching given by the mainland universities.

About 450 students from all over the world take one or more courses every year at UNIS. The student body consist of 50 % Norwegian and 50 % international students and English is the official language at UNIS. There are no tuition fees and there is affordable student accommodation in “Nybyen”.

UNIS’ faculty consist currently of 20 fulltime professors, 21 assistant professors and 120 guest lecturers who specialize in arctic issues. UNIS researchers work in collaboration with Norwegian and foreign research institutions and are actively involved in a large number of joint research projects.

Courses/ Programs offered by University Centre in Svalbard (UNIS)
Arctic Biology (AB)- B.Sc Arctic Biology (AB)- B.Sc
Arctic Geophysics (AGF)- Ph.D Arctic Geophysics (AGF)- Ph.D
Arctic Biology (AB)- M.Sc Arctic Biology (AB)- M.Sc
Arctic Technology (AT)- B.Sc Arctic Technology (AT)- B.Sc
Arctic Geology (AG)- B.Sc Arctic Geology (AG)- B.Sc
Arctic Technology (AT)- M.Sc Arctic Technology (AT)- M.Sc
Arctic Geology (AG)- M.Sc Arctic Geology (AG)- M.Sc
Arctic Technology (AT)- Ph.D Arctic Technology (AT)- Ph.D
Arctic Geophysics (AGF)- B.Sc Arctic Geophysics (AGF)- B.Sc
Contact Details/ Address of University Centre in Svalbard (UNIS)
The University Centre in Svalbard (UNIS)
P.O. Box 156
N-9171 Longyearbyen
Phone:     +47 79 02 33 00    
Fax:     +47 79 02 33 01

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