Varied summer courses at RU


Reykjavík University offers a variety of summer courses for university students and the general public. The courses are part of the government's efforts to respond to the Covid epidemic. There are courses for current RU students, preparatory courses for those who start their studies this autumn and those who want to strengthen their position in the labor market. Some of the courses provide ECTS credits. The Open University also offers a selection of summer courses.

Information on the summer courses is to be found at Most courses start in June and some as early as this week. RU students can register for individual courses by sending an e-mail to

The fee for each course is ISK 3,000. The Icelandic Student Loan Fund provides student loans for courses that give credits, to eligible students.