IAU-007519

Iceland

top General Information

Address

City:Sauðárkrókur 551

WWW:http://www.holar.is

Institution Funding

Public

History

Founded 1882. Acquired present status 2003.

Admission Requirements

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.

top Officers

Head : Erla Björk Örnólfsdóttir

Job title:Rector

top Divisions

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

top Degrees

Diplómapróf


Bakkalárpróf


Meistarapróf

Note

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