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Applications for Study

Welcome to the University of Iceland

The university's campus is spread across the heart of Reykjavik, offering students a dynamic and inspiring environment for learning. 

The application period for international students is 12 December – 1 February.

Application deadlines

International students

  • Application period is from 12 December until 1 February 

Exchange students

  • Autumn semester or full academic year: 
    Non-EU/EEA citizens: 1 April 
    EU/EEA citizens: 1 May
  • Spring semester: 
    Non-EU/EEA citizens: 1 September 
    EU/EEA citizens: 1 October

Application forms

The application deadline for undergraduate and graduate studies for international students (other than exchange students) is 1 February 2024 (for the 2024–2025 academic year). An online application form is available above while applications are being accepted.

Exchange students

Exchange student applications must be submitted before 1 April for non-EEA students and before 1 May for EEA students. An application form and further information is available on the exchange students information site.

Contact us

Service Desk University Centre

Tel: +354 525 5800
Fax: +354 525 5802
Opening hours: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m (Mon-Thu),
                           8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. (Fri)

Student Registration

University Centre, level 3
Tel: +354 525 4309
Opening hours: 9:00 a.m. - 12 p.m. and 12:30-3 p.m. Monday to Friday