UiT Norges arktiske universitet

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world rank  699

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University Overview

Established in 1968, UiT Norges arktiske universitet (UiT The Arctic University of Norway) is a non-profit public higher-education institution located in the suburban setting of the small city of Tromsø (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Troms. This institution also has branch campuses in the following locations: Alta, Narvik. Officially recognized by the Kunnskapsdepartementet, Norge (Ministry of Education of Norway), UiT Norges arktiske universitet (UiT) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 8,000-8,999 students) coeducational Norwegian higher education institution. UiT Norges arktiske universitet (UiT) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 52 years old Norwegian higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 0-10% making this Norwegian higher education organization a most selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. UiT also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

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University Identity

Name
Name UiT The Arctic University of Norway
Acronym UiT
Founded 1968

University Location

Address Hansine Hansens veg 18
Tromsø
9019 Troms
Norway
Tel +47 77 64 40 00
Fax +47 77 64 49 00
Other locations Alta, Narvik

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
International
students
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)

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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 0-10%
Admission Office Breivika
Tromsø 9037
77644000

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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 8,000-8,999
Academic Staff 2,000-2,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to UiT Norges arktiske universitet's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Yes

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Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Kunnskapsdepartementet, Norge


Year of first Accreditation

1968


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Norwegian Agency for Quality Assurance in Education (NOKUT)


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Memberships and Affiliations

  • European University Association (EUA)
  • University of the Arctic (UArctic)

Academic Structure


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