Cyprus is a world-class educational and research centre of excellence with high quality academic institutions, offering a large variety of advanced and fully accredited undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, at affordable cost.
With a booming sector comprising 3 public and 5 private Universities and more than 40 public and private higher education institutions enjoying international academic and scientific recognition, the island attracts thousands of international students every year.
Focused on cultivating a knowledge-based economy and investing in human talent, Cyprus has put in place a favourable and effective higher education framework, which emphasises on lifelong learning, internationalisation, and employability. Aligning curricula with international market trends, higher education in Cyprus ensures international employability of its graduates, developing the necessary skills to be able to effectively respond to today’s challenging and highly competitive global workplace.
It is a wonderful living experience in a stimulating, buzzing and safe environment, with year-round sunshine, captivating natural beauty and a rich historical and cultural landscape. Golden sandy beaches and clear blue waters, enchanting mountains, cosmopolitan cities and traditional villages, a vibrant nightlife and a variety of outdoor activities, all form a diverse and exciting offering that can cater to different lifestyle options and needs. Cypriots are known worldwide for their genuine and sincere hospitality and friendliness. English is widely spoken throughout the island.