Degree-seeking students

Foreign degree-seeking students apply on an equal basis with Icelandic students for the study programmes offered by the University of Akureyri. Applications are submitted electronically and will open at the beginning of March.

The programmes available and taught entirely in English are:

Application deadlines

  • 15 June (EU/EEA RESIDENTS)

Please keep in mind that you need to upload the following documents

  • CV (curriculum vitae)
  • Statement of your objectives and expectations regarding the studies
  • Transcript of records
  • Copy of passport
  • Two letters of reference

Please note that submitted documents are not returned to applicants.

monitor status 

Exchange student application