Akureyri – a university town

The community in Akureyri is active and diverse, offering everything from coffee shops to cultural institutions that attract talented people from all over Iceland. Concerts, theatre, visual arts, literature. It is simple to be environmentally friendly in Akureyri as everything is within easy reach. There is breathtaking nature everywhere around. Mountains that some climb and others slide down.

It’s all up to you. Just like life. What you are after. What you want.

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ASSW2020 Scientific Summary Report Now Available Online

ASSW2020 Scientific Summary Report Now Available Online

The Arctic Science Summit Week (ASSW) provides a venue for coordination, cooperation, and discussions on key Arctic issues, attracting scientists, students, policymakers and other professionals from all over the world
Ukraine ‘s growing challenges

Ukraine ‘s growing challenges

Hilmar Þór Hilmarsson in interviews with the media
Greatly increased range of courses at Master’s level in the Faculty of Natural Resource Sciences and…

Greatly increased range of courses at Master’s level in the Faculty of Natural Resource Sciences and Faculty of Business Administration

13 new courses offered during the academic year 2021-2022

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