Reykjavik University Rankings

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In the World#7507 of 14178
In Europe#2040 of 2794
In Iceland#6 of 7
In Reykjavik#2 of 3

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
45%
Enrollment
3,800
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Private
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
www.ru.is
Languages
Icelandic

Publications & Citations

Publications
3,027
Citations
77,692

Reykjavik University majors

by publication count

Computer science
952
Engineering
316
Mathematics
304
Psychology
257
Medicine
235
Physics
165
Business
123
Materials science
116
Biology
81
Economics
77
Political science
41
Environmental science
32
Chemistry
30
Geology
28
Sociology
21
Geography
18
Art
3
Philosophy
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Computer science95613,800
Business12162,247
Economics12881,942
Psychology14195,540
Medicine14778,487
Engineering14882,317
Political science1540336
Mathematics16452,897
Sociology1862409
Physics19901,102
Biology20505,429
Geography2194310
Geology2311193
Environmental science2631383
Materials science26451,290
Chemistry3721619

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199810
199902
200023
200121
2002113
2003518
2004720
20051660
200632104
200749197
200879421
2009114855
20101691620
20111742174
20121902808
20132013338
20142273766
20152274465
20163084974
20172455361
20182695432
20192436539
20202696982

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate45%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (stúdentsprof) or equivalent
Academic CalendarSemesters
Enrollment3,800
Full time employee250
Student:staff ratio15:1

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$3,750$8,750
International students$3,750$8,750

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities
Business | Politics | Social Sciences++++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine
Engineering | IT++++
Maths | Natural Sciences++++
BakkalárprófBusiness Administration, Computer Science, Law
MeistaraprófComputer Science, Human Resources, Law, Management
DoktorsprófBusiness Administration, Computer Science, Engineering, Law

General info

Alternative namesRU
Reykjavík University
Háskólinn í Reykjavík
Founded1998
WikipediaReykjavík University
AccreditationMennta- og menningarmálaráðuneytið
Colorsred, white
Academic structureSchool of Science and Engineering
School of Business
School of Law
School of Computer Science

Location and Contacts

AddressMenntavegur 1
Reykjavík, Capital Region, 101
Iceland
City population129,000
Phone+354 599 6200
Fax+354 599 6201

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