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Reykjavik is the largest city in Iceland and home to the majority of the country’s population (approximately 330,000). Students will study at Iceland's largest private university - Reykjavik University (RU). A leader in research and a technologically advanced university, students have the opportunity to take courses in business, computer science (including game design), and engineering.
Students will find themselves surrounded by volcanoes, the Northern Lights, and natural wonders such as the Blue Lagoon geothermal spa. Take a moment to check out the iconic Hallgrímskirkja church and meet some of the most welcoming and friendly people in the world! Come and study abroad in the land of ice and fire!
API Scholarships and Financial Aid Information
API awards approximately $500,000 in study abroad scholarships annually ranging from $250 -$1,000 per student.
API students who study abroad in Reykjavik, Iceland will be able to directly enroll with Icelandic and other international students and be among a small, fortunate group of Americans studying abroad in Iceland! Students will take courses in a variety of subject areas, including international business, computer science (including game design), and engineering. Courses are geared toward upperclassmen, so students are recommended to have a background in the subjects they plan on studying.