University of Akureyri

Valmynd Leit


  • Susan Petersson

    „I like the town and the university so much that I decided to come back for an extra term, even though it wasn´t planned in the beginning.“

    Susan Petersson exchange student, Sweden
  • Hafdís Huld Björnsdóttir

    „My exchange studies at the University of Manitoba in Winnipeg provided me with a priceless experience and broden my horizon. Winnipeg is a uniqe place and the connection with Iceland is very strong. I met some great people from all over the world. It's not that difficult getting used to -30 degrees celcius. “

    Hafdís Huld Björnsdóttir exchange student from UNAK and BS. Business
  • Katarína Kaločajová

    „Erasmus gave me possibility not only to visit the country and to study there but also to get to know local people, culture and Icelandic way of life“

    Katarína Kaločajová exchange student, Slovakia
  • Matteo Barbieri

    „The university is modern, both in structure and teaching methods. The staff is very helpful to international students.“

    Matteo Barbieri exchange student, Italy
  • Stefán B. Sigurðsson

    „The University of Akureyri provides its students with a unique opportunity to actively participate in the innovation within multiple fields. University staff considers it its mission to create a forum where students feel comfortable in their personal environment that stimulates their creativeness. Welcome to the University of Akureyri!“

    Stefán B. Sigurðsson former rektor
  • Jakob Karsten Ihde

    „Iceland is the most fantastic place I've ever been and the people are the most warm-hearted you can imagine. I've found a second home here.“

    Jakob Karsten Ihde exchange student, Germany
  • Kristýna Janská

    „It was the best year of my study ever. My soul stayed in Akureyri for forever.“

    Kristýna Janská exchange student, Czech Republic
  • Irina Zhilina

    „The University of Akureyri is a gateway to what I hope will become long and interesting career in the Arctic Studies“

    Irina Zhilina Polar law student, Russia

Schools & Faculties

School of Health Sciences

School of Business and Science

Distance Education?????

Graduate Studies????

School of Social Science and Humanities

Resarch Institutes????

University of Akureyri

Nordurslod 2         600 Akureyri, Iceland         Tel. +354 460 8000 / Fax: +354 460 8999

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