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Amazon Web Services

The Future of financial services and AWS Fintech offering

Patrice Letourneau, Strategic Account Manager Fintech at Amazon Web Services talks about the Future of financial services and AWS Fintech offering at Reykjavik University, room V102, on Tuesday August 20, 4-5 pm.

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Nýnemadagur HR 2019

New students welcomed to RU

Reykjavik University welcomed our new incoming student group. An energetic group of promising new students joined us at the Fresher’s fair to meet teachers, staff, our student associations, and their future classmates.

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Young Universities Ranking - RU 52nd place

RU in 52nd place in the Young University Ranking

Reykjavik University (RU) is in 52nd place on the new list of Times Higher Education over the 100 best young universities in the world (Young University Ranking). 

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Þrjár stelpur taka sjálfu á útskrift HR

Graduation Ceremony, June 22nd

Reykjavik University will graduate candidates this next Saturday, on June 22th. The ceremony will be held in Eldborg, Harpa and starts at 1:00 pm.

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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, biomedical 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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