University of Akureyri

Valmynd Leit


  • Jakob Krause

    „For me there is no place like Akureyri! Surrounded by the magnificent landscape and the most familiar staff in the university it was a real pleasure to study there.“

    Jakob Krause exchange student, Germany
  • 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
  • Trung Quang Dinh, Vietnam

    „My masters degree in international business from the University of Akureyri opened doors for me for a challenging job at VietJetAir, one of the fastest growing airlines in Asia, and later to pursue doctoral studies in Germany funded by a DAAD grant.“

    Trung Quang Dinh, Vietnam Ph.D. student and DAAD Scholar
  • 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
  • Matúš Horváth

    „In Iceland I have seen such beautiful places that I haven't in any part of the world. I know that I couldn't have chosen a better place to spend my Erasmus studies. “

    Matúš Horváth exchange student, Slovakia
  • Gabriela Popek

    „I miss walking down the streets of Akureyri during long winter nights where magic comes with darkness. It was amazing time, with my new friends and Northern Lights above our heads! “

    Gabriela Popek exchange student, Poland
  • 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

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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