Reykjavik University (Iceland)


Study in Reykjavik, Iceland: forged by the fires of still-active volcanoes, this magnificent country straddles the North American and European continental plates! Iceland takes advantage of its abundant, renewable resources, and derives nearly all of its power from geothermal energy, and as such is a world leader in sustainable energy planning. In addition, it is also one of the most technologically developed and socially progressive countries in the world.

Host Institution: Reykjavik University (RU) is located in the capital city of Reykjavik in Iceland and is the country’s largest private institution. Students can enroll in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) as well as Business courses at RU. Courses are geared toward upperclassmen, so Simmons students are recommended to have a background in the subjects they plan on studying abroad at Reykjavik.

Majors*: Most ideal for students studying STEM and Business.

Housing*: Students reside in shared apartments within community distance of campus.

Requirements: Minimum 3.0 GPA

For more information about the Iceland program, please click here.

Students can begin an application here.

*Coursework and housing are subject to change based on availability.

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