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UiT The Arctic University of Norway

UiT The Arctic University of Norway

UiT The Arctic University of Norway


15500 students and 3300 staff study and work at UiT The Arctic University of Norway. Teaching is research-based. UiT´s eight faculties offer, in spite of dedication to Northern issues, a broad range of study programs. The academic community in Tromsø is highly international. More than 20% of the academic staff and 10% of the student body are from abroad. The University offers more than 20 English taught master´s degree programs, and all faculties offer English taught courses at both bachelor’s and master’s levels.

UiT The Arctic University of Norway is a founding member of the University of the Arctic, an international network of 160 study and research institutions of the circumpolar region. But the University cooperates with all parts of the world. 200 international agreements secure an active academic exchange of students and staff with partner institutions worldwide.

    Campus Features

    Student accommodation

    The Arctic Student Welfare Organisation has some of the best and affordable accommodation and catering facilities at UiT, providing a perfect base for your studies and a place to relax with friends.


      • Tromsø

        Hansine Hansens veg 18, , Tromsø

      • Kirkenes

        Rådhusgata 8, 3.etg, , Kirkenes

        • Hammerfest

          Elsa Semmelmanns vei 1, , Hammerfest

          • Harstad

            Havnegata 5, , Harstad

            • Narvik

              Lodve Langes gt. 2, , Narvik

              • Bardufoss

                Bardufoss lufthavn, , Bardufoss

                • Bodø

                  Universitetsalléen 11, , Bodø

                  • Mo i Rana

                    Nytorget 5, , Mo i Rana

                    • Longyearbyen

                      Longyearbyen, Svalbard

                      • Alta

                        Follums vei 39, 9510, Alta