General information
Organization type Private
Established 1998
Abbreviation IAA
Religion None
Academic calendar Continuous
Admission Based on entrance examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Exchange programs Available
Sport facilities Available
Library Available
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World ranking 11159
Country ranking 4
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 11159
Cost of living in Reykjavik
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 477 606
Food 389 723
Transportation 76 264
Communications and utilities 97 97
Clothing 51 189
Sports and leisure 36 129
Total 1,125 2,008
Accommodation in Reykjavik USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 482
Shared room in city centre 612
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 848
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 1,135
Alternative title
is Listaháskóli Íslands
Location on map
Iceland Academy of the Arts or Listaháskóli Íslands (IAA) - private higher education institution in Iceland. The studies at Iceland Academy of the Arts began in 1998. The main campus is located at the heart of the capital of Iceland - Reykjavik. Iceland Academy of the Arts is one of the best universities in Iceland, taking its rightful place among the top 5 educational institutions of the country.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The applicant must pass examinations as a part of the admission process. The cost of tuition for the bachelor’s programs is around 4,033 USD per year. IAA is considered to be a pricey option when it comes to obtaining a master’s degree - 4,296 USD per year of study. More information about tuition fees and admission requirements can be found on the official website of the university( The university provides its students with the opportunity to participate in the international exchange programs. To learn more about the students and alumni of the university you can visit the university’s social media pages: Facebook.

Infrastructure of IAA. There is a library on the campus. Students also finds the developed sports infrastructure of the university very attractive.
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