Iceland has been a full member of the Bologna Process / European Higher Education Area since 1999.


National Report


Information for international students and scholars

Study in Iceland

University of Iceland international office 

University of Reykjavik

University of Akureyri

Bifröst University 

University of the Arts 

Holar University

Agricultural University of Iceland


Responsible national authority

Ministry of Higher Education, Science and Innovation


Recognised higher education institutions

Recognised higher education institutions

Higher Education Act

Act on public higher education institutions



Quality assurance

Quality Enhancement Framework for Higher Education in Iceland



Academic recognition body / bodies




National student's organisation

The National Union for Icelandic Students



EU education programmes' contact person

Erasmus+ in Iceland