Information for new students - Autumn semester 2013
The autumn semester 2013 starts 13 August and ends December 14. An Introductory Programme for new international students will be arranged from 7-12 August. Official Arrival days are 5-6 August.
From Admission to Arrival
Important things to know about booking your accommodation through the Student Welfare Organisation.
Important things to know when you apply for a residence permit
Information attached to your Letter of Admission
Documentation of financing
Information for students from outside the EU who require a student visa and need to document financing.
Arrival and Introductory Programme
UiT offers an arrival service at Tromsø Airport 5-6 August 2013. Please send us your arrival details to be included in this service and sign up for the Introductory progamme. Registration deadline: 31 July.
The programme provides basic information and helps you to integrate into UiT's academic community and Norwegian society. Participation is strongly recommended. The programme is a cooperation between the Department of Academic Affairs, the Student Welfare Organisation and several student organisations.
All students receive this document upon arrival, if you haven't received it ask for one from your faculty coordinator or the international office. It provides practical information, contacts, maps and more. The information is also available on the web.
Acitivate your student IT account.
All students must register by 1 September/1 February through the student web. NB! For non-exchange students the semester fee must be paid before registration can occur.
Get information about Norwegian courses for international students. The application deadline for the autumn semester 2013 is Friday 23 August.