Communication Section


The Communication section provides communication services to students, the academic community, management, and the society. The section has overall responsibility for facilitating good internal and external communication, and is responsible for content in and development of the university's communication channels.

The section is responsible for the following services at UiT:

Joint service: Editorial

  • News and science outreach
  • Management support
  • Communication support for employees in the administration and activities related to student recruitment
  • Media contact
  • Management and coordination of UiT's official accounts in social media
  • Contingency and crisis communication

Joint service: Digital channels

  • Web sites (
  • Info screens (Scala)
  • Intranet
  • Contingency and crisis information
  • iKnowBase

Events and partner agreements

UiT student information and switchboard

The Student Information Desk

For the media

Employees at Communication Section:


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