The International Office

The International Office is part of the Department of Academic Affairs.

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UiT the Arctic University of Norway offers a variety of English taught courses and programs. The International Office handles admissions for international applicants on Bachelor's and Master's level. We give advice with regard to academic issues before and after arrival.

We welcome around 600 international degree- and exchange students per year. In addition, the faculties host and administer several hundred international PhD students. The UiT faculties send out their own students on exchange to partner institutions all over the world.

The International Office assists the UiT management, faculties and staff in the development of international agreements and partnerships, joint degree programmes, student- and teacher exchange.

Employees at International Office:

Latest news

2018-2020 Work Programme Scoping Papers Published The European Commission has published scoping papers for the Horizon 2020 work programmes 2018-2020. These papers outline the main priorities over the next three years for each part of Horizon 2020 and will form the basis for the development of the work programmes.
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Rector at University of Akureyri to UiT to promote Nansen-professorship The week of 18-22nd of May the rector from the University of Akureyri (Island) will visit UiT to present and promote Nansen professorship in Arctic Studies. The Professorship is for a twelve months period to a leading scientist - each year awarded to candidates from different fields of studies - working with issues that bear on legal, economic, social and natural circumstances in the Arctic.
Time and place for the presentation will be announced shortly.
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