Founded 1882. Acquired present status 2003.
Islandic "Stúdentspróf" certificate (high school matriculation) or equivalent secondary school certificate. Mature students (over 25 yrs) are required to have finished 60 credits at secondary school level and have appropriate work experience. Applicants not satifying the requirements can pass an examination after attending a one year preliminary studies program. For equine Science program, applicants need at least 65 credits (130 ECTS) from a secondary school, sufficient riding experience and they must have reached 18 years of age and good understanding of the Icelandic language.
Head : Erla Björk Örnólfsdóttir
Department/Division : Aquaculture and Fish Biology
Fields of study:Aquaculture, Zoology
Department/Division : Equine Science
Fields of study:Animal Husbandry, Zoology
Department/Division : Rural Tourism
Fields of study:Tourism
Also vocational study programme in Rural Tourism and Aquaculture and Fish Biology, 1yr; Programme in Equine Studies and Riding , 3 yrs (the second and third years are at university levels).
Updated on 14-04-2015