#1018 Overall Influence

University of Iceland

University

From 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.

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What is University of Iceland known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#672 World Rank
Biology
#564 World Rank
Education
#949 World Rank
Medical
#822 World Rank
Literature
#1459 World Rank
Engineering
#779 World Rank
Law
#1415 World Rank
Business
#672 World Rank
Religious Studies
#384 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#1149 World Rank
Political Science
#900 World Rank
History
#1283 World Rank
Chemistry
#707 World Rank
Psychology
#1112 World Rank
Physics
#1143 World Rank
Mathematics
#913 World Rank
Economics
#497 World Rank
Sociology
#1970 World Rank
Computer Science
#523 World Rank
Anthropology
#1675 World Rank
Philosophy
#967 World Rank
Nursing
#1793 World Rank
Communications
#1858 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#3272 World Rank
Social Work

Influential People

Who are University of Iceland's Most influential alumni?

University of Iceland 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Earth Sciences, Sociology, and Anthropology

Eygló Harðardóttir

Icelandic politician

Björgvin G. Sigurðsson

Icelandic politician

Ármann Jakobsson

Ármann Jakobsson

Icelandic writer

Gísli Örn Garðarsson

Icelandic film producer and author

Helgi Hjörvar

Icelandic politician

Hans Georg Andersen

Icelandic diplomat

Gísli Másson

Researcher ORCID ID = 0000-0003-0493-8242

Thorhallur I Halldorsson

Researcher

Ragnhildur Steinunn Jónsdóttir

Icelandic television personality

Siv Friðleifsdóttir

Icelandic politician

Skúli Mogensen

Icelandic investor

Árni Páll Árnason

Icelandic politician