Applications open for BSc studies in Engineering Technology

Keilir Institute of Technology offers two multidisciplinary BSc programs in Processing and Mechatronics as part of the Faculty of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Iceland.

Engineering Technology is a three and a half year programme (210 ECTS credits), leading to a Bachelor's Degree from University of Iceland. On completion of the programme, the student is qualified to apply for the professional title of Chartered Engineer (Icelandic: Tæknifræðingur). Here are some examples of capstone projects from Engineering Technology on YouTube.

For course information please refer to the University of Iceland Course Catalogue 2018-2019

Admission requirements

Icelandic matriculation examination  or a comparable qualification. Applicants who have studied at the upper secondary education level can apply for an exemption to this rule. Those will take a placement test. Work experience will also be taking into account in evaluating applicants. All applicants that need exemption will have to take a introduction course in math and have to pass that course to be qualified for further studies in Engineering Technology.


Application deadline for Fall semester 2018 is June 5th. Applications are administered by University of Iceland.