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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Stefán B. Sigurđsson

    „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. Sigurđsson 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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