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Welcome to UiT The Arctic University of Norway!

UiT The Arctic University of Norway is a medium-sized Research university that contributes to knowledge-based development at the regional, national and international level.

Our central location in the High North, our broad and diverse research and study portfolio, and our interdisciplinary qualities make us uniquely suited to meet the challenges of the future.

When moving to a new country there are several questions and issues  to figure out, remember, and do. Here you will find useful information about working and living in the northern part of Norway. 

The information is divided into three parts; "Before you arrive", "Newly arrived" and "When in Norway" - see the boxes on top of this page.  

UiT The Arctic University of Tromsø has six campuses located in different cities in the north of Norway:


We hope your move to Norway will go smoothly, and if there is anything we can assist you with, or you have any questions, please contact us via: 


or phone: +47 77 62 32 41

More information about UiT.