University of Iceland

Global Influence

About University of Iceland

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's Online Degrees

What Is University of Iceland Known For?

University of Iceland is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

University of Iceland's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

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, Education, and Literature. Here are some of University of Iceland's most famous alumni:

Jim Chen
An American legal scholar.
Hannes Hólmsteinn Gissurarson
Hannes Hólmsteinn Gissurarson
An Icelandic philosopher.
Þórarinn Eldjárn
Þórarinn Eldjárn
An Icelandic writer.
Guðmundur Steingrímsson
An Icelandic writer.
Kristín Marja Baldursdóttir
An Icelandic author/writer.
Kristjan T. Ragnarsson
An Icelandic doctor.
Jónína Leósdóttir
An Icelandic writer.
Vigdís Grímsdóttir
An Icelandic writer.
Kristín Steinsdóttir
An Icelandic writer.
Vigdís Finnbogadóttir
An Icelandic politician, 4th President of Iceland.
Owl Fisher
A Writer and transgender activist.
Einar Már Guðmundsson
Einar Már Guðmundsson
An Icelandic author.

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