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RU is Iceland´s largest private university, a dynamic international university with over 3000 students.

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We offer a wide range of undergraduate and graduate programmes, taught in our four schools: School of Business, School of Computer Science, School of Science and Engineering and School of Law.


Parliamentarian, Katrín Júlísdóttir, discusses Iceland´s master energy plan

The Energy Master Plan is an ambitious document which shapes the government's future energy policies and future energy projects, all aiming towards sustainable utilisation of Iceland's natural resources.

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50 ára afmæli

50th birthday celebration

Yesterday, October 2, current students, alumni and staff of Reykjavik University (RU) celebrated the 50th 50 ára afmæliAnniversary of the Technical University of Iceland (Tækniháskóli Íslands). The Technical University of Iceland and Reykjavik University merged in 2005.

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Brain tract prototyping for clinical practice

„This will definitely be used in the future,” says Íris to mbl.is. “The project is a continuation of a previous project within the School of Science and Engineering at RU, where the skull is rapidly prototyped with a tumor to help surgeons prepare for surgery”. Read more

Iceland School of Energy signs dual degree contract with Tianjin University in China

This past Thursday the 11th of September, Reykjavik University and a delegation from the prestigious Tianjin University signed a dual degree contract, which will mean students from Tianjin will now be able to study at Iceland School of Energy and graduate with a master degree from both Universities. ISE students will also have the opportunity to participate in education and research ​​in China.

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