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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.


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Reykjavik University and the University of Iceland sign cooperation agreement for research in neuroscience

On Thursday, March 19th, the Rector of the University of Iceland (HI) and Reykjavik University (RU) signed a contract between the School of Science and Engineering at RU and Life Sciences Centre at the University of Iceland to collaborate on their research in life sciences at the universities where Zebra fish have been used for experimentation. Read more
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28th February: University Open Day - Schedule

Tomorrow, Saturday February 28th, is University Day and Reykjavik University has an exciting programme open and free to all.

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RU receives €2 million research grant from the European Union

"This is great recognition for our research group and what we stand for and the University of Reykjavík as a whole." Said Inga Dora Sigfúsdóttir, professor at Reykjavik University,

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Artificial Intelligence, a printed heart, designing computer games and destroying a computer

This year's UTmessan was held in Harpa from February the 6th – 7th and was attended by 9,000 guest's.The purpose of the UTmessa is to highlight the importance of information technology and its effects on individuals, businesses and Icelandic society alike.

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