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Arctic Graduate School with a focus on Sustainable Development

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The Arctic Graduate School is for Doctoral students with research focusing on the Arctic and sustainability. The school collaborates with different departments at the university and offers workshops, field trips, seminars and much more.

In focus

Vindkraftverk i tidig gryning och en bilväg.
Perspectives on Sustainability in Arctic Research I

Welcome to the Arctic Graduate School's seminar series on sustainability in the Arctic!



Hans Pettersson, Albin Stjernbrandt, Rebecca Tapper, and Jens Wahlström
Umeå University is highly represented at Arctic Congress 2024

The Arctic Congress 2024 gathered many researchers from Umeå University who presented their research.

Doctoral students stand in front of Arktikum entrance
Science and creativity explored on Arctic doctoral field trip

Doctoral students at the Arctic Graduate School went on a doctoral course and field trip to Rovaniemi.

Bildmuseet och strandpromenaden vintertid.
Insightful Trip to Arctic Forum in Umeå boosts PhD research

PhD candidate Richard Johansson went from Kiruna to Umeå to attend a PhD course and Arctic Forum 2023.

View over Ruttjejaure lake
Picturesque, but not pristine: mining-impacted lakes in Northern Sweden

Doctoral student Maria Camila Urrea went on a scouting trip to sample several Northern mine-impacted lakes.

Bild på studenter som grupparbetar
Graduate School Highlights Crucial Workplace Issues in the Arctic

The Arctic Graduate School with a focus on Sustainable Development delve into workplace conditions and health.

Entrance of Università di Scienze Gastronomiche di Pollenzo (UNISG)
Inspiring workshop with focus on all senses at Italian University

Doctoral student Hilde Weiser went to Italy to present her Doctoral project and host a workshop.

Latest update: 2024-06-04