Department of Engineering

The Department of Engineering offers a variety of courses and programmes at the bachelor, graduate and doctorate level. Our faculty and staff bring research and industry-based expertise in a wide range of topics including financial engineering, biomedical engineering, structural engineering, nano-physics, risk and decision analysis, speech processing and language technology.

The Department of Engineering is also home to the Iceland School of Energy, an industry-focused graduate level school specialising in sustainable energy and electric power.

Language of Instruction

The language of instruction for all bachelor’s level courses is Icelandic. Detailed information on all programmes offered can be found on our Icelandic site.

The language of instruction for all master’s level courses is English, except for the Master of Project Management (MPM) which is only offered in Icelandic. The MPM listing can be found on our Icelandic site.

The CDIO way

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