West Nordic Studies is a joint Masters’ degree offered in collaboration between five universities.

The programme aims to provide specific knowledge of the Circumpolar North, combined with abilities to manage and link contemporary issues and past developments on orientation in the major themes of the present debate on societal challenges.

Nuuk, Reykjavík, Tórshavn, Bodø or Akureyri? Take your pick.

West Nordic Studies – Governance and Sustainable Management is available at the University of Greenland, the University of Iceland, the University of the Faroe Islands, Nord University and the University of Akureyri.

Academic profiles

As a student of West Nordic Studies you will encounter some of the most respected professors and educators in the region.

Questions or comments? Feel free to get in touch!