Ilisimatusarfik educates for both the private and public labour market, and does research and programmes within humanities, social and health science.
Ilisimatusarfik highly prioritises cooperation with the outside world, locally as well as internationally.
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 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.
24 - 28 September, Institute of Nursing & Health Science hosts a PhD course in ethnographic method & qualitative analysis in the Arctic
Friday 28 September is a festive day at Ilisimatusarfik - we have our annual celebration
In mid-October, we gather diplomats, researchers and eyewitnesses close to important historical events for discussions about Greenland-EU relations from the 1970s to today
This interdisciplinary, cross-sectoral, international conference considers the economic and developmental advantages and disadvantages faced by microstates, island territories, and arctic regions, exploring theory, empirically grounded best practice, and political-economic strategy
Monday 03 September 2018 is semester start at Ilisimatusarfik - and we have really looked forward to welcoming our many new students
Wednesday 29 August, Anna-Sofie Hurup Skjervdal defended her PhD in the auditorium at Ilisimatusarfik
In July, 10 new counseling assistants gratuated in Tasiilaq and its settlements
Homelessness is an increasing problem in the Arctic - and the same is the case for the capital Nuuk, where Greenland's homelessness is most apparent
Thursday 30 August, the Presidium of Inatsisartut and the Presidium of the Danish Parliament visited Ilisimatusarfik
This Fall, Ilisimatusarfik and GUX in Nuuk receive a Fulbright student through the so-called ETA programme