UNIVERSITY OF ICELAND
LEADING IN INNOVATION
The University of Iceland offers a variety of courses related to innovation and entrepreneurship.
Want to work in collaboration with companies or institutions or on your own innovation? Want to become an intern?
Seeking answers to various aspects of the innovation process?
From idea to practicality
Receives notifications of inventions and other innovations and assists employees in their applications.
Works with the Intellectual Property Committee and assists the scientific community in submitting research to the community.
Awards and events
An annual competition between staff and students for innovative ideas. The winner will receive 3 M. ISK as a prize.
Sample of interesting and award-winning projects.
The University of Iceland supports and takes an active part in the annual Innovation Week.
Provides entrepreneurs, companies, and institutions with the opportunity of working together on innovation.
A home for entrepreneurs and start-ups in the early stages, where work facilities, education and training are offered.
The University advertises free facilities in Mýrin three times a year for employees and students who work on innovation.
A centre for social innovation that aims to strengthen knowledge of the work of non-profit associations and organizations in Iceland.
The University is a sponsor of various accelerators and solutions that help to formulate business ideas.
Promotes students' innovation and entrepreneurship. The committee is responsible for various innovation-related events.
In collaboration with companies and institutions, Tengslatorg advertises vacancies and other work-related projects for students at the University of Iceland.