BSc in Circumpolar at Nord University, Norway

Nord University 3 Years
Norway Full Time
Bachelor of Science Onsite

At Nord University, we believe the Arctic is an important player in our global future. With our abundance of natural resources and the right innovative approaches, the Arctic regions can contribute to solving global challenges related to food, climate, and energy. The Bachelor of Circumpolar Studies provides in-depth knowledge about the environment and sustainability in the High North. Candidates gain insight into indigenous issues, social conditions, and Arctic politics. The program provides a solid interdisciplinary foundation for further studies, and work in both the public and private sectors.

The program provides a solid academic background for work in the public and private sectors where knowledge and understanding of the High North is an advantage. The program is also well suited to teaching professionals who wish to broaden their academic foundation.

The Bachelor of Circumpolar Studies provides a broad and relevant background for jobs and employment in both the private and public sectors where interdisciplinary knowledge on circumpolar issues is required.

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Course Details:

After you submit your application online, you must upload your documentation in the online application portal. Special requirements apply to some countries – Please check the country overview below. If you are required to submit an English test result, please check the requirements that apply. Incomplete applications will not be considered for admission.

Afghanistan, Congo DRC, Iraq, Liberia, Libya, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Yemen: Prior to applying to Nord university you must apply for recognition of foreign higher education. NOKUT`s general recognition of higher education.

  1. Enclosure form (click to download)

    2. Copies of your high school/secondary school diploma and transcripts

    3. Copies of your final diploma and transcripts from higher education.

    4. Proof of English requirements.

    5. Copy of passport. We require only the pages that contain your full name, date of birth, and photo identification.

    6. Documentation of name change (if applicable).

Any documentation not provided in English, Swedish, Danish or Norwegian must be accompanied by an official translation. Only translations carried out by a government-authorized or otherwise accredited translator will be considered. You must include a copy of the original document. The degree program you are applying for may stipulate additional, field-specific requirements. Check the detailed admission requirements on the study program page.

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Enrollment Requirements:

Higher education entrance qualification. Documented proficiency in the English language.

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Costs/Tuition Fees:

Free Of Cost

Level/Field(s) of Study:

Environmental Management

Degree Level:


Language Requirements:

If you have your Higher Education Entrance Qualification from an English-speaking country or have taken higher education in English, you may fulfill the requirements without any of the English tests above.  Check NOKUT’s GSU-list for country-specific information about documenting proficiency in the English language. The test scores provided on NOKUT’s overview are for the bachelor level.

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About the University/Institution:

Nord University is committed to delivering relevant educational programs and research, with a focus on blue and green growth, innovation and entrepreneurship, and welfare, health, and education. Nord University was founded and accredited on January 1 2016 and is a state-owned higher education institution.

Regional ties

Nord University has a focus on developing regional networks with communities, businesses, and industries, which is strengthened by a decentralized model. Cooperation between the university and community and working life stimulates development, through the education of professionals and leaders and through research that contributes to economic growth.

Global perspective

Nord University has established collaborations with international partners in the High North and around the globe. Established joint degree programs and research projects with, among others, Russia, Ukraine, and Slovakia, build on strong educational networks. Nord University admits exchange students from partner institutions from around the world and supports a lively and diverse student community.

Application Deadline:

EU applicants: April 1
Nordic applicants: April 15
Non-EU applicants: December 1

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