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Regulations of UI

The University of Iceland is a public higher education institution (HEI) that falls under the auspices of the Ministry of Higher Education, Science and Innovation. Two acts in particular cover higher education and the operation of the University: The Higher Education Act, no. 63/2006 and the Act on Public Higher Education Institutions, no. 85/2008.

(For the original, Icelandic versions of these acts, please refer to The Higher Education Act, last amended by Act no. 89/2021, and the Act on Public HEIs, last amended by Act no. 46/2021.)