University of Akureyri

Valmynd Leit


  • Lukasz Kulczyk

    „Exchange experience in Iceland was unique. Firstly, being close to the most beautiful landscapes and views on Earth. Second, meeting fantastic people from all around the word. And last, a great modern university, with most familiar and helpful staff!“

    Lukasz Kulczyk exchange student, Poland
  • Larissa Benz

    „I’m glad that I chose Akureyri for my exchange term. The quality of the classes at university is really good and the teachers are very helpful. Moreover, there are plenty of opportunities to spend your free time in Akureyri. I’m singing in an Icelandic choir and I love visiting the free concerts in the bars around the town. “

    Larissa Benz exchange student, Germany
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Zuzana Krkoskova

    „Cute little town Akureyri, amazing Icelandic nature, a really good university and nice people all around made my Erasmus experience unforgettable! I couldn´t have chosen a better place and I definitely have to come back again one day! “

    Zuzana Krkoskova exchange student, Slovakia
  • Mickey Woo

    „The school is modern and inspiring and the town is peaceful but so much fun. I can't wait to go back someday with family and friends “

    Mickey Woo exchange student, China
  • 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

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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