University of Cyprus

country rank  2
world rank  1751

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University Overview

Founded in 1989, University of Cyprus is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Nicosia (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education and Culture of Cyprus, University of Cyprus (UCY) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 6,000-6,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Cyprus (UCY) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 29 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UCY also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name
Acronym UCY
Founded 1989
Colours Orange and green

University Location

Address PO Box 20537
Nicosia (population range: 250,000-499,999)
1678 Nicosia
Cyprus
T +357 (22) 894 000
F +357 (22) 892 100

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
Int'l student 7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office University House “Anastasios G. Leventis”, PO Box 20537
Nicosia 1678
+357 (22) 894 463

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 6,000-6,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 1,000-1,499
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to University of Cyprus's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministry of Education and Culture of Cyprus

Affiliations

  • Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
  • European University Association (EUA)

Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Tuesday, 16 January 2018