UiT The Arctic University of Norway is a medium-sized research university that contributes to knowledge-based development at the regional, national and international level. It is the third largest university in Norway and the northernmost university of the world.
Tromsø is a major cultural hub above the Arctic Circle and it is northernmost city in the world with a population above 50,000. It’s famed as a viewing point for colorful Northern Lights in the winter and midnight sun during summer time. The city’s historic center, on the island of Tromsø, is distinguished by its centuries-old wooden houses. The 1965 Arctic Cathedral, with its distinctive peaked roof and soaring stained-glass windows, dominates the skyline.
More information on the city of Tromsø and the sorroundings can be found here.
Participants are required to find their own accomodation. We recommend you to use the online site of the suggested hotels beow or an online hotel booking site such as Expedia, booking.com, Hotel.com, Airbnb.com etc.