Study at Bifröst

Summer School in Iceland

The title of the Summer School is Sustainable Leadership in the 21st Century and the 3-week program offers broad Leadership studies with emphasis on Sustainability, CSR and future challenges for leaders.

Open for undergratuates and graduates. 8 ECTS / 4 US Credits.

More information here.

Spend a semester at Bifröst University

International students are a valued part of Bifröst’s student population. The university offers courses taught in English as part of its undergraduate degree programs that are open to Icelandic and international students alike.

Students from Bifröst’s partner schools can apply to spend a semester at Bifröst University as part of their studies. Bifröst also runs an international summer school, open to all students who have completed at least one year of an undergraduate degree (two years of a US college degree).

For students wishing to study at Bifröst during the spring semester, October 15th is the application deadline. The application deadline for the fall semester is May 15th.

Bifröst’s International Office is responsible for managing all student and teacher exchanges at the university. We can also assist prospective students with practical matters relating to study at Bifröst, including applications for visas and residence permits.

Watch this video that 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
  • 90-year tradition of business and management education

General inquiries:

Erasmus code for Bifröst University:


Application forms for incoming students

Learning Agreement form

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