Working at the University of Iceland

University of Iceland

Univeristy of Iceland is Iceland largest and oldest university, established in 1911.

Total number of students is approx. 14.000, permanent employees are approx. 1.300 and temp lecturer around 2.000.

University of Iceland is located in the heart of Reykjavik, in a walking distance from down town, surrounded by the City Hall by the Reykjavik Pond, the Music Hall Harpa and Iceland Art Museum.

Please find more information on the University of Iceland as an employer here.

Research Funds and Grants for UI Researchers

These funds are meant to support researchers for various tasks and operations. The funds include post-doc grants, doctoral students grants, assitant teachers grants, equipment purchasing grants, travel grants etc.

Please find more detailed information on each fund below.

Research Funds

All UI funds except Sáttmálasjóður are managed by the Division of Science and Research.

Sáttmálasjóður (Staff Travel Fund) it is managed by Birna Björnsdóttir Project Manager at Division of Finance, 525-4335 / birnabjo@hi.is

Transportation Agreement for UI staff (Doctoral students excluded)

Two different transportation agreements are offered:

Agreement 1 - The Reykjavik Bus Transportation Strætó BS

Agreement 2 - Bike transportation and the UI gym.

Please contact UI Pay Roll Office for more information tel 525-4390

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