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The Ilisimatusarfik (University of Greenland) is situated in the small but bustling capital city of Nuuk, Greenland. The university educates for both the private and public labour market, and does research and programmes within humanities, social and health science.

Ilisimatusarfik wishes to bridge the university world with the business community and the public sector, because in a collaboration between the sectors, everyone is contributing strong professionalism and combining new thinking and innovation in a fruitful system.

Ilisimatusarfik highly prioritises cooperation with the outside world, locally as well as internationally. The

Ilisimatusarfik is an arctic university that creates knowledge and innovation in a region developing rapidly. Broadly, deeply and across through research, education and cooperation Ilisimatusarfik is Shaping the Arctic.

For more information please contact: Gestur Hovgaard  at

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