Girne Üniversitesi

country rank  16
world rank  7911

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University Overview

Founded in 2013, Girne Üniversitesi (University of Kyrenia) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the rural setting of the large town of Kyrenia (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Northern Cyprus. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Yüksekögretim Planlama, Denetleme, Akreditasyon ve Koordinasyon Kurulu (Higher Education Planning, Evaluation, Accreditation and Coordination Council, North Cyprus), Girne Üniversitesi (UoK) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Girne Üniversitesi (UoK) 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 7 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name University of Kyrenia
Acronym UoK
Founded 2013
Motto Yeni Ufuklara
To a new horizon
Colours Turqoise and white

University Location

Address Sehit Yahya Bakir sokak Karakum
Kyrenia (population range: 10,000-49,999)
9000 Northern Cyprus
T +90 (392) 650 2600
F +90 (392) 815 9998

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office University of Kyrenia Campus Şehit Yahya Bakır Sokak Karakum

+90 (548) 825 4845

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 1,000-1,999
Academic Staff 100-199
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Girne Üniversitesi's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Yüksekögretim Planlama, Denetleme, Akreditasyon ve Koordinasyon Kurulu

Year of first Accreditation


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Yuksekogretim Kurulu YOK

Memberships and Affiliations

  • IMO - International Maritime Organization
  • ALSIM - Flight Training Solutions
  • UK Civil Aviation Authority
  • Turkish CAA - Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA)

Academic Structure


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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Thursday, 30 July 2020