Founded in 1985, the Girne Amerikan Üniversitesi (Girne American University) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large town of Kyrenia (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Northern Cyprus. This institution also has branch campuses in Canterbury, Hong Kong, Chisinau, Istanbul, Colombo and Washington. Officially recognized by the Yüksekögretim Planlama, Denetleme, Akreditasyon ve Koordinasyon Kurulu (Higher Education Planning, Evaluation, Accreditation and Coordination Council of North Cyprus), Girne Amerikan Üniversitesi (GAU) is a large-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational Cypriot higher education institution. Girne Amerikan Üniversitesi (GAU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor's degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor's degrees, master's degrees and doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. This 38-year-old Cypriot higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic records and grades. The acceptance rate range is 70-79% making this Cypriot higher education organization a moderately selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. GAU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.
|Address||University Drive, PO Box 5
99428 Northern Cyprus
|Location Map and Satellite View|
|+90 (850) 650 2000|
|+90 (392) 650 2061|
|Other locations||Canterbury, Hong Kong, Chisinau, Istanbul, Colombo and Washington|
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The following Girne Amerikan Üniversitesi's Study Areas/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main study areas and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This matrix aims to help quickly identify Girne Amerikan Üniversitesi's academic range and degree level offering.
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uniRank publishes below some basic Girne Amerikan Üniversitesi's admission information.
This institution admits Men and Women (coed).
Has Girne Amerikan Üniversitesi a selective admission policy? Yes, based on students' past academic records and grades.
Girne Amerikan Üniversitesi's acceptance rate range is 70-79% making this institution a moderately selective higher education institution.
International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.
University size and profile can be important factors to consider when choosing a university or assessing its value. Here are some potential reasons why University size and profile can affect students when choosing a university.
uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for Girne Amerikan Üniversitesi.
Girne Amerikan Üniversitesi has an enrollment range of 15,000-19,999 students making it a large-sized institution.
This institution has a range of 600-699 academic employees (Faculty).
Girne Amerikan Üniversitesi is a private higher education institution.
Girne Amerikan Üniversitesi is a non-profit higher education institution.
This institution's main campus is located in a Suburban setting.
This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.
Girne Amerikan Üniversitesi does not have any religious affiliation.
uniRank provides below an overview of Girne Amerikan Üniversitesi's main facilities:
This institution provides housing services such as on-campus residences or dormitories.
This institution features sporting facilities and organizes sports activities for its students.
uniRank provides below an overview of Girne Amerikan Üniversitesi's main services:
This institution offers one or more of the following financial aid for eligible students: scholarships, grants, loans, tuition waivers, emergency financial aid etc.
This institution offers study abroad and exchange program opportunities for its students.
This institution offers students academic guidance and support to assist them in their academic pursuits.
This institution offers career counseling, career assessments, job and internship postings, career events, alumni networking or other career-related services to assist students transition successfully from academic life to professional life.
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Girne Amerikan Üniversitesi is legally recognized and/or accredited by: Yüksekögretim Planlama, Denetleme, Akreditasyon ve Koordinasyon Kurulu
uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Girne Amerikan Üniversitesi 's programmatic accreditations; feel free to submit any relevant missing specialized accreditations.
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Academic divisions can provide valuable insights into the range of disciplines and study areas a University focuses on and the institution's level of specialization. Generalist Universities typically offer a wide range of academic programs and have many academic divisions and subdivisions across different disciplines, while Specialized Universities tend to focus on a narrower range of programs within a specific field or industry and have fewer academic divisions and a simplified organizational structure.
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