Taking a PhD at UiT

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Taking a PhD at UiT The Arctic University of Norway

Information on taking a PhD UiT in general and the individual PhD programmes can be found here:

PhD on track – PhD on Track is a web resource aimed primarily at PhD candidates and early career researchers. The aim is to enable beginning researchers to easily access information on searching and reviewing scholarly literature, on academic writing, and on sharing and publishing reports and data. The project is a collaboration between six Norwegian higher education institution libraries.


The IT support is called Orakelet (‘the oracle’). You can find instructions but also information on how to get in contact with the IT department here:

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