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Faculty of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Our faculty and staff are dedicated to helping our students obtain the best education possible. We hope you enjoy browsing our web site. Here, you can find descriptions of our activities, award-winning professors and students, ongoing research projects, and collaboration, both on a domestic and international level.

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What we offer

At the undergraduate level, our Faculty offers programmes in both Electrical Engineering and Computer Engineering. Undergraduate programmes are taught in Icelandic but some courses might be offered in English. The curriculum includes numerous practical laboratory courses and we strive to prepare our students for employment or advanced study in their diverse engineering field. At the graduate level, we offers research opportunities for M.Sc. and Ph.D study.

Students who graduate from the Faculty are in high demand in many fields of the professional sector, and their skills and education are useful in an ever-broader capacity in contemporary society. Our professors have diverse educational, industrial, and research experience, and work actively in many of the principal areas of Electrical and Computer Engineering.

Graduate programmes

Master programmes
Electrical and Computer Engineering 120 ECTS

There are two different specializations to choose from
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Renewable Energy - Electrical Power Engineering

Doctoral programmes
Computer Engineering 210 ECTS
Electrical and Computer Engineering 210 ECTS
Electrical Engineering 210 ECTS

The doctoral programme is an individual research programme, in collaboration with supervisors. The programme is divided into coursework and a research project.

Contact us

SENS Student Service
Tel. +354 525 4466
Email: ​nemvon@hi.is
Open weekdays 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
(SENS Student Service will be closed from July 13 -  August 3).

Office 
Tel. +354 525 4700 

Tæknigarður - Dunhagi 5, 107 Reykjavík  (Open from 9-12 and 13-15 weekdays from July 1 - August. )
Askja - Sturlugata 7, 102 Reykjavík (Closed this summer, Opens August 10.)

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