Introduction to Iceland

"Who are those Icelanders?" and Þorrablót

In Iceland, we maintain an old custom called Þorrablót. Before it was a matter of religion but now it's all about enjoying each others company and eat the traditional Þorramatur. Before starting the Þorrablót, a lecture on Icelandic culture and society will be held.

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There are seven nationally accredited institutions at a higher educational level in Iceland providing various programmes at different levels:

  • Agricultural University of Iceland
  • Bifröst University
  • Hólar University College
  • Iceland Academy of the Arts
  • Reykjavik University
  • University of Akureyri
  • University of Iceland