University of Nicosia

country rank  3
world rank  3199

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University Overview

Established in 1980, University of Nicosia is a for-profit private higher education institution located in the rural 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 Nicosia (CY) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Nicosia (CY) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 38 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 90-100% making this Cypriot higher education organization a least selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. CY also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name
Acronym CY
Founded 1980
Motto Excellence in Education

University Location

Address 46 Makedonitissas Avenue
Nicosia (population range: 250,000-499,999)
1700 Nicosia
Cyprus
T +357 (22) 841 500
F +357 (22) 357 481

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local student Not reported Not reported
Int'l student Not reported Not reported

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 and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 90-100%
Admission Office 46 Makedonitissas Ave
Nicosia 1700
+357 (22) 841 500

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 4,000-4,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 500-599
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type For-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministry of Education and Culture of Cyprus


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Cyprus Agency of Quality Assurance and Accreditation (CyAQAAE)

Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Tuesday, 16 January 2018