Svalbard is an archipelago located in the Arctic Ocean. The islands lie between latitude 74° and 81° North and between longitude 10° and 35° East. The archipelago is composed of Spitsbergen, North East Land Nordaustlandet, Edgeøya (Edge Island), Barentsøya (Barents Island), Prins Karls Forland, Kvitøya (Kvit Island), Kong Karls Land (Wiche Islands), Bjørnøya (Bear Island), and Hopen.- Category ID : 140730
Offer undergraduate and postgraduate education in arctic biology, geology, geophysics and technology. Information about the university studies, course catalogue, rules of entry and application form. Research, staff, vacant positions, and library.
The Governor is the highest representative of the Norwegian government on Svalbard. Information about the region, environmental protection, traveling in Svalbard, maps, and laws and regulations concerning Svalbard.