International Staff: Welcome to UiT The Arctic University of Norway

UiT aims to be be in the international forefront in the areas Energy, Climate, Society and environment, Technology, Health, welfare and quality of life, Community development and democratization and Sustainable use of resources. UiT The Arctic University of Tromsø pursues this research and education within a multiple variety of scientific fields at the six campuses  Tromsø , Alta, Hammerfest, Harstad, Kirkenes and Narvik. There is also collaboration with the University centre in Svalbard (UNIS) situated at 78 degrees North.

At this page you will find useful information about working and living in the Northern part of Norway. 

The information is contributed to guide employees and students coming from abroad to UiT, and is divided in five boxes at the top of this page:-  "Before you arrive", "Newly arrived" and "When at UiT", "End of stay" and "Visiting UiT".

Once the practical details are settled, we wish you a safe journey to and stay in Norway.

At the UiT website you will find information about the situation regarding COVID-19.
As for applications for work- and residence permit, please, visit "Applying during Covid-19 Restrictions" at the page "Before you arrive".

If you have any questions, please contact us via: 
or phone: +47 77 62 31 91

More information about UiT.




Telephone: +47 77 64 40 00

UiT The Arctic University of Norway - SIS 6050 Langnes
NO-9037 TROMSØ, Norway

Visiting in Tromsø:
Øvre Lysthus, Huginbakken 11
    1.floor, Office 1.20


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