General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Abbreviation UiT
Teachers 1,640
Students 11,562
Foreigners 8%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on past academic records
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Suburban
Housing Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
• Kunnskapsdepartementet, Norge
• European University Association (EUA)
• University of the Arctic (UArctic)
World ranking499
Country ranking4
Quality of teaching70
Ranking in world by sphere
Arts and Humanities317
Life Sciences and Medicine386
Cost of living in Tromso, USD/month
Accommodation 463 549
Food 347 732
Transportation 65 233
Communications and utilities 120 171
Clothing 28 104
Sports and leisure 35 136
Accommodation in Tromso, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre467
Shared room in city centre554
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre685
1 bedroom apartment in city centre955
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking499
QS World University Rankings430
Webometrics Ranking440
Alternative title
no Universitetet i Tromsø
fi Tromssan yliopisto

Location on map - University of Tromsø

University of Tromsø or Universitetet i Tromsø Romssa universitehta (UiT) - public higher education institution in Norway.

University of Tromsø - Description

The University has Centres for Saami Studies, Arctic Research, Women's Studies and Women in Research, Environment and Development Studies, Peace Studies, Saami Health Research, Alternative Medicine, Research on Municipalities, and Further Education and Continuing Education. It also houses the Department of Learning and Teacher Education, the Norwegian Historical Data Centre, Tromso University Museum, and the University Library

Bachelor - University of Tromsø

UIT The Arctic University of Norway is the northernmost university of the world. Its location on the edge of the Arctic implies a mission. The Arctic is of increasing global importance. Climate change, the exploitation of Arctic resources and environmental threats are topics of great public concern, and which the University of Tromsø takes special interest in. At UiT The Arctic University of Norway you can explore global issues from a close-up perspective. UiT is a classical university divided in 7 Faculties; Faculty of Health Science, Faculty of Science and Technology, Faculty of Law, Faculty of Humanities, Social Sciences and Education, Faculty of Biosciences, Fisheries and Economics, Faculty of Fine Arts and Finnmark Faculty. We have about 10% international students, 70% students from Northern Norway and 20% students from Southern Norway. At UiT we offer bachelor degrees in the classical disciplines as well as teaching, engineering and nursing.
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