Agricultural University of Iceland

country rank  7
world rank  8948

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University Overview

Founded in 2005, Agricultural University of Iceland is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the rural setting of the village of Hvanneyri (population range of under 2,500 inhabitants), Western Region. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Reykjavík. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Mennta- og menningarmálaráðuneytið (Ministry of Education, Science and Culture, Iceland), Agricultural University of Iceland (LBHI) is a very small (EduListing enrollment range: under-250 students) coeducational higher education institution. Agricultural University of Iceland (LBHI) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. See the EduListing degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 15 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this Icelandic higher education organization a least selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Landbúnaðarháskóli Íslands
Acronym LBHI
Founded 2005 Origins date back to 1889

University Location

Address Hvanneyrabraut, 311
Hvanneyri (population range: under 2,500)
311 Western Region
T +354 433 5000
F +354 433 5001
Other locations Reykjavík

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)

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 80-90%
Admission Office Hvanneyri
Borgarnes 311
+354 433 5019

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment under-250
Academic Staff 50-99
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Continuous
Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Agricultural University of Iceland's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes


Institutional Accreditation

Mennta- og menningarmálaráðuneytið

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure


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