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Applications for Study

Welcome to the University of Iceland

The University of Iceland does not charge tuition fees, but the annual registration fee is ISK 75,000.

Deadlines and application processes can vary, depending on applicants' citizenships and the type of studies applied for.

Application deadlines

International students

  • 1 February each year
  • 15 April / 5 June each year (Nordic citizens, graduate / undergraduate studies)

Exchange students

  • Autumn semester or full academic year:
    • 1 March each year
    • 1 May each year for EEA citizens
  • Spring semester:
    • 1 August each year
    • 1 October each year for EEA citizens

Application forms

The application deadline for undergraduate and graduate studies for international students (other than exchange students) was 1 February 2018 (for the 2018-2019 academic year). An online application form is available on the international students site while applications are being accepted.

Exchange students

Exchange student applications must be submitted before 1 March 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 at University Centre

Email: haskolatorg@hi.is
Tel: +354 525 5800
Fax: +354 525 5802
Opening hours: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m (Mon-Thu), 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Fri)
Summer opening hours: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Mon-Thu), 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (Fri)

Student Registration

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