University of Nicosia International student Admissions  & Application
University of Nicosia

University of Nicosia

University of Nicosia international student admissions & applications
University of Nicosia
Who we are
The University of Nicosia is the largest University in the European country of Cyprus, located in the capital city Nicosia which was recently voted by the Financial Times as 1st among Europe’s Cities of Similar Size for Education and Lifestyle, outranking Cambridge, Geneva and Oxford!

University of Nicosia is in beautiful Cyprus The University has a total of 18,000 multicultural students from varied backgrounds studying on campus, in its affiliated institutions and through its distance learning programmes. Its innovative student-oriented learning environment combined with diverse curriculaand a contemporary international perspective highlight the very nature that makes this University so distinct.
Our Campus
The University of Nicosia's (UNIC) modern campus is made up of 18 purpose-built buildings situated amid the urban landscape in the bustling suburb of Engomi in Nicosia. The expansive layout of our campus allows us to provide specialised facilities to support each academic department. The whole neighbourhood is oriented towards student life allowing for a unique social student experience, characterised by community interaction, diversity, learning and fun. In addition to the teaching facilities, the campus providest he full set of student amenities and support services. You can walk to almost any building on campus within 15 minutes, while there is a large free car park for off campus students.

Students can enjoy exceptional facilities on and off campus which include lively cafeterias, restaurants and the popular UNICafe where students regularly gather to grab a quick meal between classes or just hang out with friends. You will also find a cinema, a well-equipped library and UFit, the University's Fitness Centre with state-of-the-art exercise equipment-open 7 days a week until late.
The campus at University of Nicosia
Student Life
Nicosia and Cyprus in general, allow you to enjoy an affordable and comfortable style of living in a country that was recently voted as the 5thSafest Country in the World. This proudly makes the University of Nicosia a popular study destination for students from all over the globe who seek a memorable learning and living experience abroad.

There are a number of ways that students can immerse themselves into University life, both on campus and in the city area which surrounds it. With a multitude of extracurricular activities to partake in, and numerous social, cultural and sports clubs to join, there is definitely something for everyone to do.

The transition into a new and unfamiliar environment can often sometimes feel challenging which is something the University's International Student Support team is very sensitive too.
International Student Orientation
The transition into a new and unfamiliar environment can often feel challenging which is something the University's International Student Support team is very sensitive too.

In order to help students adjust to the culture and their new life abroad, the University offers a host of orientation sessions, workshops and seminars at the beginning of each semester; organises a number of events and also arranges trips around Cyprus so as to nurture a sense of home away from home.  
The University of Nicosia campus
A University of Firsts
The University of Nicosia was the first tertiary educational institute globally to offer the innovativedegree MSc in Digital Currency, available worldwide as a distance learning programme.

Further, the University of Nicosia Medical School is the first of its kind medical school in Cyprus which was established in partnership with the St. George’s University of London, one of the top Medical Schools in the world, and offers four medical programmes of study.

The University also offers a law programme in collaboration with the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, one of the most highly ranked tertiary education providers in the world.

The Cyprus Maritime Academy of the University of Nicosia is the first and only Maritime Academy in Cyprus and in the greater region. With a focus on three degree programmes, namelyNautical Science, Marine Engineering, and Marine Electro-technology, the academy in collaboration with its external corporate partners aims to address the high in workforce demand of the maritime industry, securing guaranteed employment after graduation. 
A range of study options
The University of Nicosia offers a selection of over 100+ top academic programmes which are modelled on a combination of the European and American higher education systems, and with English as the main language of instruction.  Leading to Bachelor (4 years), Masters (18 months – 2 years) and PhD Degrees, these programmes are offered through the University’s seven schools, namely:
  • Business
  • Sciences and Engineering
  • Education
  • Humanities, Social Sciences
  • Law
  • Medicine
  • Distance Learning 
Student graduating from the University of Nicosia