Social activities

Fitness and Sport

On the campus you will find a sauna and a paddling pool. The gym is a part of the university campus and is open every day from 06:00 am to 22:30 pm.


Many trails for hiking and bicycling are found around the campus. The environment, being varied, offers many possibilities. It is possible to hike through the lavafield, stroll along the river Norðurá, explore the forest at Jafnaskarð, or to climb upon the volcanic crater Grábrók.

The golf-course Glanni

The nine hole golf-course Glanni is only a short walk from the campus. The golf-course is considered among the most enjoyable and scenic golf-courses in Iceland.

Soccer field

A small soccer field is located next to the campus. It is ideal for football practice for people of all ages. There is also a basketball court on campus.

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