University of Akureyri

Valmynd Leit


  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Diane-Eléonore Desplanques

    „The University of Akureyri was a unique and a once in a lifetime experience: a very special atmosphere, in a modern university with experienced and friendly lecturers. I recommend it more than any other university.“

    Diane-Eléonore Desplanques exchange student, France
  • 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

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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