Háskólinn á Bifröst

Háskólinn á Bifröst Ranking

country rank: 5
world rank: 5606

University Overview

Háskólinn á Bifröst (Bifröst University) ranking is a non-profit private higher-education school situated in the rural setting of Borgarnes (population range of less than 2,500 people), Western Region, which was founded in 1918. Háskólinn á Bifröst (Bifröst) ranking is a relatively tiny (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 500-999 students) coeducational Icelandic higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Mennta- og menningarmálaráuneyti (Ministry of Education, Science, and Culture of Iceland). Háskólinn á Bifröst (Bifröst) provides a variety of courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s and master’s degrees in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 102-year-old Icelandic university has a rigorous admission process based on students’ previous academic records and ratings. The admittance rate for this Icelandic higher education school is 30-40%, making it a highly selective university. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. Students at Bifröst have access to a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning possibilities, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Háskólinn á Bifröst Ranking

University Identity

Name Háskólinn á Bifröst
Acronym Bifröst
Founded 1918
Motto Small and personal
Colours Blue

University Location

Address Bifrost Borgarnes 311 Western Region Iceland
Tel +354 433 3000
Fax +354 433 3001

Yearly Tuition Range

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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 30-40%
Admission Office Bifrost Borgarnes 311

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 500-999
Academic Staff 50-99
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Continuous
Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


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