If you are interested in combining your professional knowledge, ingenuity and project planning, then you should consider studying in the Faculty of Industrial and Technical Sciences because there are many opportunities available today, e.g. in energy exchange, in the construction industry or innovation.

Reykjavik University´s Department of Applied Engineering emphasises the application of new knowledge. Teachers integrate professional teamwork in courses, and students complete a wide array of projects they design, build, and test themselves. This prepares students for a workplace where interpersonal skills and technical know-how contribute to a satisfying and successful career.

Most courses offered within the Department of Applied Engineering are at the diploma or BSc level and are taught in Icelandic.

The CDIO way 

The Department of Applied Engineering is a member of the International Cooperation Network for the Development of Technical Education CDIO (Conceive, Design, Implement, Operate). This network has some 100 progressive universities as members and mainly emphasises the quality of engineering and technology studies.