University of Akureyri

Valmynd Leit


  • Alan Omogbai

    „Best year of my life! I'll definitely be coming back to chill and have a good time some time soon.“

    Alan Omogbai exchange student, England
  • 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
  • Kristýna Janská

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

    Kristýna Janská exchange student, Czech Republic
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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

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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