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Faculty of Economics


The teaching of economics at the University of Iceland is based on a firm foundation. Economics has been taught at the University since the establishment of the Faculty of Law and Economics at the University in 1941.

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Undergraduate studies

The Faculty offers an undergraduate programme BS in Economics, three areas of specialisation, and a BA in Economics with a minor subject.
These programmes are taught in Icelandic.

Graduate studies

Study programmes at the graduate level are mostly taught in Icelandic, however single courses are taught in English.

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Faculty of Economics
Gimli, (1st floor), Sæmundargata
101 Reykjavík, Iceland

Tel: +354 525 4500
Fax: +354 552 6806 
Email:  nemFVS@hi.is  
Opening hours: 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. and 1-3:30 p.m.,
Monday to Friday