About academic programmes at the Faculty of Nursing at the University of Iceland
An education in nursing was first offered at the University of Iceland in October 1973. The academic programme in nursing was turned into an independent faculty in 2000. The Faculty of Nursing has consistently been at the forefront of undergraduate education in nursing and midwifery in Western countries.
The Faculty of Nursing is responsible for teaching and research in nursing and midwifery. The faculty offers the following academic programmes: