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Division of Academic Affairs

Division of Academic Affairs - Available at University of Iceland

The Division of Academic Affairs attends to collective matters relating to teaching, learning and examinations. For instance, the Division handles student admissions and registration, academic recognition and evaluation of qualifications, academic and career counselling, as well as the central organisation and administration of examinations.

Furthermore, the Division of Academic Affairs promotes the development of teaching methods, including digital learning options, supervises the teaching and course evaluation survey, and is responsible for the annual publication of the online course catalogue.

The Division also operates the University Centre Service Desk, providing various services to students, staff and guests alike.

The office of the Division of Academic Affairs is located on the first floor of Setberg, the House of Teaching.
Email: kennslusvid [at]
Requests for Canvas and related tools shall be sent to help [at]
General opening hours are from 9 am to 3 pm, Monday–Friday.
Division units are located both in the University Centre and in Setberg.
Kristinn Andersen is Head of the Division.