Welcome to Svalbard

Do you want to literally study at the top of our planet? Then you are welcome to Svalbard and Longearbyen, the northernmost town in the world.

Longyearbyen is a modern, compact community, and the centre of Norwegian presence in Svalbard. The town has a well-developed infrastructure including kindergartens, a public school, library, museum, church, hospital, dental service, Post Office, bank, shops, cafés and restaurants, a sports hall with swimming pool and a cinema. 

2500

inhabitants
3000

Polar bears
124

days with midnight sun

Study in Svalbard


Living in Svalbard

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