To help prevent the spread of Covid-19 in Nunavut, Nunavut's Chief Medical Officer of Health has imposed a ban on all non-essential travel to Nunavut. Until further notice, only Nunavut residents and critical workers will be allowed into the territory. Travel to Nunavut for research purposes is not permitted. This travel restriction applies broadly to research conducted within Nunavut communities and to marine and terrestrial field studies which involve transit through a Nunavut community.
30 Oct 2019
Our Compendium of Nunavut Research for 2018 is now available! Find out more about all of the exciting research projects licensed under Nunavut's Scientsist Act in 2018.
07 Jan 2019
This updated guide provides practical information about how to obtain and renew a license under Nunavut's Scientist Act to conduct research in Nunavut. The guide is intended for researchers who work in the physical/natural, health, and social science research disciplines in Nunavut. The guide will explain: -The scope and purpose of Nunavut’s Scientists Act, including the types of research activities that must be licensed under the Act, and the activities exempt from licensing;
27 Aug 2018
NRI's compendium research for 2017 is now available! The compendium provides information on 136 research projects licensed in 2017 under Nunavut's Scientists Act, and covers a wide range of research in the health, natural/physical, and social research discplines. Click here to read and download the compendium.
18 Apr 2018
Do you require logistics support from the Nunavut Research Instituite to conduct field research activites in Iqaluit? If so, please make sure you download and complete the attached research support request form before you travel to Iqaluit to ensure that NRI is ready to assist you! Completed forms should be sent electronically to NRI's manager of research support services,
05 Jan 2018
The NRI has teamed up with Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated to establish Nunavut's first ever laboratory diagnostic service for trichinella parasites in walrus. Learn more on our programs and partnerships page.
05 Jan 2018
Our 2016 compendium of Nunavut research is now available! The compendium provides information on 128 research projects licensed by NRI in the social, health, and physical/natural research disicplines in Nunavut in 2016. Our 2017 compendium will be
07 Jun 2016
On October 4, 2016, Irving Shipbuilding Inc. and the Nunavut Research Institute (NRI) awarded $2 million in funding to nine applied Arctic research projects focused on areas of importance to Canada’s Arctic communities and the marine industry.
04 Mar 2015
The ETP is one of the College’s strongest and most popular programs. It offers interesting student opportunities and exciting career paths. For students wishing to complete a degree program, we have various partnerships with southern universities that allow our graduates to continue at the university level and work towards their B.Sc. Applications are now being accepted for Nunavut Arctic College’s ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM (ETP).