Diverse Arctic: Local Challenges — Global Changes

Northern (Arctic) Federal University invites international students to take part in the spring semester program "Diverse Arctic: Local Challenges — Global Changes". This interdisciplinary English-taught program is constituted of four compulsory courses which give insights into societies, politics, history and cultures of the Arctic with special focus on the Russian North.

The program includes 3 courses:

1) Crossing the Borders: Changes and Challenges of the Russian Politics In The Arctic (1990s-2000s) - 8 ECTS
2) Society, Diversity and Human Development in the High North - 5 ECTS
3) The Arctic as an Art object - 6 ECTS

The program is designed for international degree and exchange students. Upon completion of studies students receive a Transcript of Records. There is no fee to participate in this program for exchange students from partner institutions. Scholarships are available through Barents Plus and Erasmus Mundus.


Program details

Academic level(s)Bachelor
Language of instructionEnglish
InstitutionNorthern (Arctic) Federal University
Fields of studyHumanities (broad programmes)History and archaeologySociology and cultural studiesPolitical science and civics
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