According to Wikipedia,
The University of Iceland is a public research university in Reykjavík, Iceland and the country's oldest and largest institution of higher education. Founded in 1911, it has grown steadily from a small civil servants' school to a modern comprehensive university, providing instruction for about 14,000 students in twenty-five faculties. Teaching and research is conducted in social sciences, humanities, law, medicine, natural sciences, engineering and teacher education. It has a campus concentrated around Suðurgata street in central Reykjavík, with additional facilities located in nearby areas as well as in the countryside.
University of Iceland is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:
University of Iceland's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Earth Sciences, Education, and Literature. Here are some of University of Iceland's most famous alumni: