Iceland | International Credentials Equivalencies

Minimum GPA
Second Class degree or 7.25/10
Instruction Languages
Icelandic, English
Bachelors Equiv.
Cand. Juris (law), Cand. Med., Cand. Mag., Verkfraedingur (Engineering) (See note below*)
Grad Sample
Meistaraprof, Doctorsprof
First Degree Sample
Cand. Juris (law) Cand. Med., Cand. Mag., Verkfraedingur (Engineering)
Grading System

8-10 A
6- 7 B
4- 5 C (5 is the minimum passing grade)
3 D
0-2 F

Recognized Universities

Reykjavík University (Háskólinn í Reykjavík)
Univ. of Iceland (Haskoli Islands)
Univ. of Akureyri (Haskolinn a Akureyri)
Univ. College of Education, Iceland

Notes for Iceland

* Applicants with some BA or BS degrees may be considered for admission if they have First Class standing and very strong reference letters. Contact your Student Services Officer

Last modified: June 13, 2019