University Name:: Háskóli Íslands
World Rank:: 757
Telephone Number:: +354 525 4000
Address:: Sæmundargötu 2 Reykjavík 101 Capital Region Iceland
University Website:: https://www.hi.is
About Háskóli Íslands:
Founded in 1911, Háskóli Íslands (University of Iceland) is a non-profit public higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Reykjavík (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Capital Region. Officially recognized by the Mennta- og menningarmálaráðuneytið (Ministry of Education, Science and Culture of Iceland), Háskóli Íslands (HI/UI) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational Icelandic higher education institution. Háskóli Íslands (HI/UI) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 109 years old Icelandic higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students’ past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this Icelandic higher education organization a least selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. HI/UI also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.