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General Information about this Website

Where to find information in English

Unfortunately, there is no complete English version of this website. However, there are certain pages in English, addressed to a non-Faroese audience. Here is some information that may be interesting for foreign visitors at this website:

Spend a Summer Learning Faroese 

An International Summer Institute in Faroese Language and Culture will be held at the University of the Faroe Islands, Tórshavn, from 6. to 25. August 2018. The application deadline is April 15, 2018.

Read more HERE.

A Master's Programme in English

The teaching language at one of the master's programmes at the University of the Faroe Islands, is English. The programme is called M.A. in West Nordic Studies, Governance and Sustainable Management.

Read more HERE.

The Student Handbook

Download the Student Handbook 2017-2018 HERE.

The International Office

The University of the Faroe Islands also has an International Office (In Faroese: Altjóða Skrivstovan or ASK), located at the Student Services Centre. The International Office provides guidance for international students.

Go to their page HERE.

A video about the University of the Faroe Islands - with English captions

Below is a video about the University of the Faroe Islands - in Faroese, but with English captions. Click on the cc-icon in the lower right corner of the video to get the English captions:

Click on the cc-icon in the lower right corner to get the English captions.