The University of the Arctic

The University of the Arctic

Overview

Founded in 2001, the University of the Arctic (UArctic) is a cooperative network of universities, colleges, research institutes and other organizations concerned with education and research in and about the North. UArctic builds and strengthens collective resources and collaborative infrastructure that enables member institutions to better serve their constituents and their regions. Through cooperation in education, research and outreach we enhance human capacity in the North, promote viable communities and sustainable economies and forge global partnerships.

General Information

Organization Name



Acronym

Uarctic

Address

UArctic International Secretariat, University of Lapland
Rovaniemi
96101 Lapland Finland

Phone

+358 16 341 341

Fax

+358 16 362 941

Year of Establishment

2001

Control Type

Private

Entity Type

Non-Profit

Geo Focus and Coverage

International

Number of Member Universities or Accredited Institutions

143


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