The University Centre in Svalbard Rankings

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In the World#3975 of 14178
In Europe#1188 of 2794
In Norway#18 of 30
In Longyearbyen#1 of 1

Quick Review

Enrollment
375
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
unis.no

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,423
Citations
44,502

The University Centre in Svalbard majors

by publication count

Geology
590
Biology
275
Environmental science
245
Physics
106
Geography
68
Chemistry
24
Materials science
20
Engineering
16
Computer science
12
Business
4
Political science
3
Art
1
Mathematics
1
Psychology
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Geology36919,250
Environmental science7038,105
Geography8212,877
Biology16939,050
Physics18531,374
Chemistry3577749
Business368176
Engineering391898
Computer science4222189
Materials science470359
Political science49763
Psychology61116

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199711
199805
199902
200002
200103
200202
200335
20041522
200525116
200626191
200741391
200842530
200945760
2010691188
2011601620
2012822170
2013662792
2014923053
20151233718
20161474537
20171304932
20181414584
20191415201
20201356356

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsYes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Academic CalendarContinuous
Enrollment375
Full time employee75
Student:staff ratio5:1

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$500$500
International students$500$500

The University Centre in Svalbard has on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities
Business | Politics | Social Sciences
Languages | Culture | Linguistics
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine
Engineering | IT+++
Maths | Natural Sciences+++

General info

Alternative namesUNIS
Universitetssenteret på Svalbard
Founded1993
WikipediaUniversity Centre in Svalbard
AccreditationKunnskapsdepartementet, Norge
MottoArctic Science for Global Challenges
Academic structureDepartment of Arctic Biology
Department of Arctic Geology
Department of Arctic Geophysics
Department of Arctic Technology

Location and Contacts

AddressPO Box 156
Longyearbyen, Svalbard, 9171
Norway
City population2,000
Phone+47 79 02 33 00

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