Nemendur gæða sér á mat í Sólinni

Salsa and waffles in the Sun

Reykjavik University celebrated its International Day today. The aim of the International Day is to celebrate RU´s  vibrant international culture on campus and to promote exchange, internships, grants and other international opportunities. In the Sun, International students at RU offered food from their home countries and provided information about their home schools.

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Guðni Th. Jóhanesson

President of Iceland advocates "gender blindness" in sport

The 11th annual meeting of the Transnational Working Group for the Study of Gender and Sport is now being held at Reykjavik University. Among the speakers yesterday were Mr. Guðni Th. Jóhanesson, the president of Iceland, and Þóra Björg Helgadóttir, former member of the women´s national football team. 

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Ágúst Valfells forseti tækni-  og verkfræðideildar

Dr. Ágúst Valfells new dean of Reykjavik University´s School of Science and Engineering

Dr. Ágúst Valfells is new the dean of Reykjavik University´s School of Science and Engineering from August 1st 2018. He takes over the role from Dr. Guðrún Sævarsdóttir who has been dean since 2011.

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Close collaboration with businesses, practical projects and internships give students a competitive advantage.

Research areas include management, innovation, behaviour analysis and clinical psychology.

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Computer Science

Students complete hands-on projects and are encouraged to innovate. 

Research areas include AI, databases, natural language processing, user interfaces and theoretical computer science.

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Science and Engineering

Students receive a strong academic foundation, and are encouraged to design, implement and operate. 

Research in renewable energy, biological engineering, project management and decision analysis, and more.

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Graduating outstanding lawyers capable of becoming leaders in their fields.

Research areas include tort, international, and EU/EEA law, constitutional law and history, comparative constitutional law, and human rights law.  

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