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Educational Research Institute

The Educational Research Institute is an academic and research institute within the University of Iceland, housed in the School of Education. The Institute conducts research and provides advice and services with the aim of strengthening research in the field of education and related fields.

Twenty-one units operate under the Educational Research Institute. In addition, the Institute works closely with researchers at the School of Education, as well as with other research institutes within and outside the University of Iceland.


The Educational Research Institute's services include consulting, evaluating, and conducting research on all levels of the research process, from the development of research questions to the dissemination of results.

The Director of the Educational Research Institute is Kristín Erla Harðardóttir.

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The Education Research Institute is located in the Hamar building (1st floor) at the School of Education in Stakkahlíð.
Tel: +354 525 4165. Email: