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Bifröst offers the University Gateway program in English November 26. 2020

Bifröst offers the University Gateway program in English

This coming spring semester, the University Gateway will be taught for the first time in English ...

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Design Thinking Approach for an Interdisciplinary University November 24. 2020

Design Thinking Approach for an Interdisciplinary University

Design Thinking: a practical guide. A handbook for managers in higher education is a product of t...

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Advancing women: A tailor-made summer course for foreign women with an entrepreneurial mindset June 16. 2020

Advancing women: A tailor-made summer course for foreign women with an entrepreneurial mindset

Advancing women is tailor-made to encourage and support women to develop their entrepreneurship m...

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Nordics in the global society - Unique programme in an unique community April 20. 2020

Nordics in the global society - Unique programme in an unique community

These are, of course, very challenging times for everyone, and we are all sensitive to the struggles people across Iceland and across the world are going through during these times. Bifrost was founded in 1918, as the Spanish flu swept through Iceland, and the history of the university is bound up with the resilience of the Icelandic people.

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Dr. Francesco Macheda promoted to the position of Associate Professor and awarded a research grant April 15. 2020

Dr. Francesco Macheda promoted to the position of Associate Professor and awarded a research grant

The advanced committee of Bifrost University has promoted Dr. Francesco Macheda to the position of Associate Professor (Dósent). This decision is in line with the recommendation by the Department of Science and Innovation at the University of Iceland and an external evaluation committee chaired by Prof. Ólafur Þórður Harðarson (University of Iceland).

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Online Teaching - Webinar held by Bifröst University March 25. 2020

Online Teaching - Webinar held by Bifröst University

Next Friday, March 27th, at 11 GMT (12:00 CET) Bifröst University is offering a short online webinar, where the topic is Teaching Online.

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Brand new Master's degree: Nordics in the Global Society February 26. 2020

Brand new Master's degree: Nordics in the Global Society

We would like to proudly introduce our brand new Master's degree programme, entirely taught onlin...

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Equality Days 2020 January 30. 2020

Equality Days 2020

Equality days, which are held by all the universities in Iceland, will be held on February 3 - 7, and related events will be held in all schools. Gender equality days combine the various dimensions of equality and feminism and explore diversity, privilege, silence, the struggle for equality, power and discrimination. Emphasis is placed on the opportunities created by putting ideas of the norm - the "normal" - and the subordinate under the microscope.

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Visitors from our partner institution Otaru University, Hokkaido, Japan January 10. 2020

Visitors from our partner institution Otaru University, Hokkaido, Japan

On the 10th of January, we had the pleasure to meet Professor Dr Anazawa Makoto, Director of Head...

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Why Bifröst?

  1. Constant workload trains students in group and team work
  2. Small university that emphasises personal service
  3. We aim for personal development and social participation
  4. Friendly campus for individuals and families
  5. Active quality control and innovative teaching methods