At Bifröst we aim for personal development and social participation. A constant workload trains students in group and team work with innovative teaching methods. Bifröst offers undergraduate and graduate programs in three academic departments: Business Adiministration, Law, and Social Sciences. 

Advanced technology is in place at the university with all lectures available online and discussions and project work taking place in the classroom. Teachers are easy to reach and each group of students is of comfortable size. Providing personal yet excellent studying conditions. Most courses are taught in 6 week slots with two slots each semester. 

Bifröst University fact sheet for 2019-20

What do our International students think about Icelandic traditional food?

This video was made in fall 2014 by Hannah Krogh who visited the exchange students and recorded their activities:

Life in Iceland from Hannah Krogh on Vimeo.

Why choose Bifröst? 

  • Small campus university with a commitment to academic innovation
  • Outstanding teachers, personal attention and frequent assignments
  • Excellent study and learning facilities
  • Guaranteed on-campus housing for all students
  • Dramatic natural setting in one of Iceland’s most beautiful regions
  • Strong student union and welcoming social atmosphere
  • Family-friendly campus, ideal for students with children
  • 100-year tradition of business and management education

Contact information:

Þorbjörg Valdís Kristjánsdóttir
International Coordinator
Tel: +354 433 3000

General inquiries:

Erasmus code for Bifröst University: IS BORGARN01

Application form for incoming students: Learning Agreement form

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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