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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 program, the BS in Economics, with three areas of specialization, as well as 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.

PhD programme

Contact us

Student and Teaching Service at the School of Social

Gimli, Sæmundargata
102 Reykjavík, Iceland
Open weekdays 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Tel. +354 525 4500

Student service