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10.07.2019
Arctic Floating University Explores Barents Ice
Arctic Floating University Explores Barents Ice

The eleventh expedition has completed its agenda. The project team is expected to arrive in Arkhangelsk on 11 July.

25.06.2019
NArFU to Host International School for Young Researchers “Modern Analytical Methods in Ecology”
NArFU to Host International School for Young Researchers “Modern Analytical Methods in Ecology”

Representatives of the Board of the European Association of Chemistry and the Environment (ACE) have visited NArFU to discuss with the university administration the organization of the International School for Young Researchers “Modern Analytical Methods in Ecology” to be held in NArFU in late June 2020.

22.06.2019
11th Arctic Floating University Expedition Has Started
11th Arctic Floating University Expedition Has Started

Researchers from 11 countries have set out to explore the Svalbard archipelago.

14.06.2019
Scientific Cooperation Within Northern Dimension International Project Continues
Scientific Cooperation Within Northern Dimension International Project Continues

On 12 June 2019 Finland’s Aalto University hosted a communications training dedicated to analytical report development for effective legislation and decision-making. The event was organized for the academic community in the framework of the project “Development of a Think Tank Functions of the Northern Dimension Institute”.

16.04.2019
	 NArFU Wins Four KOLARCTIC International Projects
NArFU Wins Four KOLARCTIC International Projects

On 12 April in Stockholm the Joint Monitoring Committee of Kolarctic ENPI CBC Programme announced the results of the 3rd Call for Proposals.

20.03.2019
«Arctic Law: Current Legal Regulation, Teaching and Research»
«Arctic Law: Current Legal Regulation, Teaching and Research»

It is a great pleasure to announce the Arctic Community Meeting within the Arctic Science Summit Week 2019 (ASSW 2019) «Arctic Law: Current Legal Regulation, Teaching and Research» to be held on 26th of May, 2019 in Intellectual Center of the Northern (Arctic) Federal University, Arkhangelsk, Russia.

31.01.2019
NArFU to Host Arctic Science Summit Week
NArFU to Host Arctic Science Summit Week

On 22-30 May, 2019 Arkhangelsk will be welcoming the participants of the annual Arctic Science Summit Week, initiated by the International Arctic Science Committee. This will be Russia’s second time hosting the event.

11.01.2019
NArFU project cooperation within the Northern Dimension
NArFU project cooperation within the Northern Dimension

The international project «Development of Think Tank Functions of the Northern Dimension Institute» has received grant support from the European Commission for the upcoming three years of joint work within the Northern Dimension Institute.

13.12.2018
North2North Application round open

Northern Arctic Federal University (NArFU) invites international students from the North2North partner institutions to apply for an exchange semester during the academic year 2019/2020 within North2North academic mobility programme.

05.12.2018
NArFU Hosted International Conference for Young Researchers «Arctic and the North in the Context of International Processes»
NArFU Hosted International Conference for Young Researchers «Arctic and the North in the Context of International Processes»

The 1st International Conference for Young Researchers «Arctic and the North in the Context of International Processes» was organized by NArFU Department of Regional Studies, International Relations and Political Science with support from the Russian Society of Political Scientists and gathered undergraduate and postgraduate students and young researchers from NArFU, Moscow State University and Saint Petersburg State University.

30.11.2018
	 NArFU Joins Association of Sino-Russian Technical Universities (ASRTU)
NArFU Joins Association of Sino-Russian Technical Universities (ASRTU)

The decision concerning the University’s membership of ASRTU was made following the visit of NArFU delegation to Harbin and Beijing in November 2018.

08.11.2018
History and Future of Russian-Norwegian University Cooperation Discussed at NArFU
History and Future of Russian-Norwegian University Cooperation Discussed at NArFU

In November 2018 NArFU hosted celebrations marking the 25th anniversary of Barents cooperation and NArFU-UiT bilateral partnership. One of the program’s highlights was the panel discussion «Northern Universities as Centers of Regional Development».

21.06.2018
X Summer School of the Russian Language and Culture in NArFU
X Summer School of the Russian Language and Culture in NArFU

On 18 June Northern Arctic Federal University in Arkhangelsk, Russia launched the X Summer School of the Russian Language and Culture. The School is an educational project organized by NArFU School of Humanities annually in mid June. Its programme combines language teaching with modules dedicated to the traditions, culture, history and economics of the Russian North. Russian is taught to students with any language proficiency level.

24.05.2018
The Russian north2north Mobility Partner Institution Contact Meeting, organized by the International Cooperation Office and UArctic Research Office teams at the Northern (Arctic) Federal University, took place on May 22, 2018
The Russian north2north Mobility Partner Institution Contact Meeting, organized by the International Cooperation Office and UArctic Research Office teams at the Northern (Arctic) Federal University, took place on May 22, 2018

The meeting aimed to be a contact point between Russian North2North member institutions, North2North leadership and National North2North agencies in Sweden (Swedish Institute) and Finland (The Finnish National Agency for Education).

29.04.2018
Head of Nenets Autonomous Region Alexander Tsybulsky visited NArFU
Head of Nenets Autonomous Region Alexander Tsybulsky visited NArFU

Representatives of the Nenets Autonomous Region, headed by the Acting Governor Alexander Tsybulsky, on April 29 got acquainted with the research infrastructure of the university and discussed prospects for cooperation with the leadership of the university.

18.04.2018
NArFU Hosts 1st Korea-Russia Workshop on Arctic Research
NArFU Hosts 1st Korea-Russia Workshop on Arctic Research

On 17-18 April 2018 NArFU hosted the 1st Korea-Russia Workshop on Arctic Research. Scientists from the two countries discussed biodiversity and energy in the Arctic and identified cooperation prospects.