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Why Study in cyprus.

Studying in Cyprus you will receive a high quality international education at an affordable cost. You will make friends from all over the world at whichever of the Cyprian universities you choose to attend.

Education System in cyprus

Higher education in Cyprus is provided in both public and private institurions and the system is under constant development. The Department of Higher Tertiary Education (DAAE) in Cyprus has has taken big measures to increase funding, research and interest for higher education

Cost Of Study in cyprus

he Youth Board of Cyprus in partnership with the Ministry of Education and Culture of the Republic of Cyprus (MOEC) issues student identification card-youth card euro 26 STUDENT to pupils in Cyprus and foreign countries.
Pupils who are enrolled in the accredited study programmes are eligible for this card.

Student Visa Process

EU pupils do not require visa if they are admitted into a programme that lasts for more than 3 months. Though, these students are required to apply for a residence permit at the Cyprus Civil Registry and Migration Department. EU Students can take their permit after entering the country.

Universities In cyprus

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Why Study In cyprus?

Cyprus is a member of the European Union and is a country with a highly educated population. Cyprus has sophisticated infrastructure and is full of island charm. People here are open and warm and have a tradition of hospitality. The cuisine and culture of Cyprus are one of the best in all of Europe. Cyprus has a high percentage of English speaking population. Cyprus is a preferred location for education due to its very low crime rate and high standard of living. Cyprus is a hub for business and education. There are many reasons why to choose Cyprus for higher studies. Some of the most popular reasons for higher studies in Cyprus are:

 

  • Bachelor and Master’s degree in Cyprus is recognized worldwide.

 

  • The main language of instruction in English.

 

  • The standard of living in Cyprus is high and yet the living costs are affordable.

 

  • Cyprus has high academic standards.

 

  • The country is very safe and the crime rates are extremely low.

 

  • The climate is also very mild and pleasant.

 

  • Credits can be transferred to all other European Union countries as well as US and Canada.

 

  • Scholarships are provided to all International students that cover up to forty percent of tuition fees.

 

  • The learning environment is enhanced with the varied culture.

 

  • Students can work hard and then party harder.

 

  • Students are prepared to work in today’s marketplace.

 

  • Tolerance for other cultures id developed and students are encouraged to work in a global environment.

 

Cyprus has become a very popular study abroad destination. Information about the study in Cyprus can be found from various sources. Cyprus is the ideal destination for study and research as a lot of focus is on innovating thinking and learning. You can also study in Cyprus without IELTS score and get an education that will make you employable.

Higher Education System In cyprus

Higher education in Cyprus is provided in both public and private institurions and the system is under constant development. The Department of Higher Tertiary Education (DAAE) in Cyprus has has taken big measures to increase funding, research and interest for higher education, three state universities has been opened. The DAAE also establiched a Council of Educational Evaluation-Accreditation which aims to keep a constant level of education in Cyprus and make sure that infrastructure and equipment live up to these standards. Since Cyprus became a member of the EU in 2004 the role of higher education in the country has grown even bigger and the Open University of Cyprus has opened its doors.

 

As English is the language of instruction in many programmes of higher education in Cyprus many abroad students find their education here. In 2005-06 many foreign students came from Europe, India, Bangladesh and China.

 

If you live inside the European Union The travelling will be made a bit easier but if you are from a country outside of the EU you will also need entry clearance issued by a Cyprus Diplomatic Mission in your home country to enter and study in Cyprus.

 

Before leaving their home country, all foreign student must make sure to bring:

 

– Original Bank Certificate for the payment of the academic fees and receipt from the college against the fees paid.

 

– Original Academic Certificates

 

– Original Passport. Passport should be valid for at least one year from the day of entry into Cyprus

 

– Visa or entry clearance

 

– Money in cash for the accommodation and living expenses

 

Upon arrival in Cyprus the immigration officer will also ask for you fingerprints in addition to these documents. It is recommended that you double check these procedures with the Embassy of Cyprus in your country before leaving to enter Cyprus.

Cost of Study In Cyprus.

The Youth Board of Cyprus in partnership with the Ministry of Education and Culture of the Republic of Cyprus (MOEC) issues student identification card-youth card euro<26 STUDENT to pupils in Cyprus and foreign countries.

 

Pupils who are enrolled in the accredited study programmes are eligible for this card.

 

This card provides several benefits to students, like low costs of certain products and services in Cyprus and in about 41 Europe countries. Pupils can apply for this card at the information centre of the youth board of Cyprus in Nicosia.

 

To know more about the card, click here.

 

Tuition Fees

 

The cost of study in Cyprus is low.  Students can expect to pay euro-2800 to –euro-7200 for undergraduate studies; and between –euro-7500 and€15000 for postgraduate studies depending on the field and level of study. The private higher education institutions may charge more fees.

 

Living Expenses

 

The cost of living in Cyprus is affordable and varies depending on the lifestyle, location and amenities.

 

Transportation Costs-

 

Local transport One-way ticket: €1.5
Monthly pass price: €40.00
Taxi normal tariff: €5.00

 

Accommodation Costs-

 

Students can expect to pay between –euro-300.00 and –euro-550 depending on the number of bedrooms- one or three, and the location- in city centre or outside city centre.

 

Transportation

 

In Cyprus, there are many modes of transport- buses, taxis and boats. Travelling in and around the Cyprus is affordable.

 

Public Transportation

 

In Cyprus, there are inter-urban public bus services running between main towns. There are urban buses which operate in large town and cities, rural buses that run in small villages and connect them to the nearby towns.
Also, taxis are available in Cyprus. Private and shared taxis are available.

 

Getting Around by Buses and Coaches

 

In Cyprus, buses are operated by private companies that are overseen by the government. Each region/district is handled by a different company. There are island wide bus services, inter-city bus service, urban and rural buses.
Tickets: Passes-weekly and monthly are available at the ticket offices. The bus fare must be paid directly to the driver. Children below 6 can travel free of charge and university pupils have to pay 50 percent of the ticket price.

 

To know about the bus schedule and routes in Cyprus, visit the website Cyprus by Bus.

Visa Process to Study In cyprus

EU pupils do not require visa if they are admitted into a programme that lasts for more than 3 months. Though, these students are required to apply for a residence permit at the Cyprus Civil Registry and Migration Department. EU Students can take their permit after entering the country.

 

Non-EU pupils require a student visa. They must apply for the visa at their closest Cyprus embassy and consulate. Full-time international students who have at least 12 credits in a semester are given student visa.

 

The student visa is issued for a particular educational institution in Cyprus.

 

Student Visa Application Procedure

 

International students must fill in an application form and submit it along with the necessary documents. Students must apply for the student visa at their nearest Cyprus embassy or consulate. Student visa is issued by the nearest Cyprus embassy or consulate or by the Migration department of Cyprus.

 

Documentation

 

  • -Completed application form and application fee
  • -A copy of passport and 4 passport-size photographs
  • -Attested copies of the pupils’ educational qualifications
  • -Proof of proficiency in English or Greek language
  • -Certificate of good conduct: This is issued by the police of the home or residence country.
  • -Proof of sufficient financial resources indicating that student can meet the study and living expenses while studying in Cyprus. Proof can be a bank statement.
  • -Medical certificate: Stating good health. It must include blood test- hepatitis B, C, syphilis and HIV, and chest X-Ray.
  • -Letter of acceptance: This is issued by the higher education institution of Cyprus and contains description/structure and duration of the course.

 

The aforementioned documents are certified by the Cyprus embassy or consulate. The Cypriot embassy or consulate in their country of residence invites students for visa interview. Original documents must be shown at the time of interview.

 

If visa is given, the Cyprus consulate will stamp the students documents and will return them back to the student. Students must show these documents at the entry point at the airport in Cyprus.

 

International pupils must register with the District Police Alien Branch in 7 days as from the day of entry in the Republic of Cyprus. They are also required to undergo a medical examination after their arrival in the country, and submit the medical report to the District Police Alien Branch within 1 week from the arrival date.

 

Processing Time

 

Student visa processing time is 1 month.

 

Temporary Residence Permit (TRP)

 

For Non-EU Citizens

 

Students from Non-EU and third countries are required to apply for temporary residence permit within 10 days of their arrival in Cyprus. Students must fill a form that can be downloaded from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Cyprus website.

 

Submit the completely filled form M61 to the Civil Registry and Migration Department of the Republic of Cyprus along with the following documents:

 

  • -Application fee payment receipt
  • -A photocopy of a valid passport or any other travel document and two passport-size photos
  • -Local Health insurance proof
  • -Medical examinations report: Students after entering Cyprus must undergo some medical tests- Chest X-Ray, HIV, hepatitis B, C, etc. The results of the tests must be shown to the Ministry of Health, Medical and Public Health Services of Cyprus to get them stamped and signed by government doctor. These results are valid for 4 months.
  • -accommodation proof: Original rental contract.
  • -Evidence of financial resources: Confirmation from a bank in Cyprus indicating that the pupil has deposited a certain amount to cover the costs of study and living for the duration the residence permit is applied for.
  • -Confirmation letter registration letter

Our Partner Universities

Sr. NoUniversity NameWebsites
1Nankai University, Tianjinwww.nankai.edu.cn
2 Raffles Design Institute (Campuses- Hefei, Shanghai and Langfang)www.studyatraffles.com/guangzhou/
3China Campus Network (Pathway to 28 Chinese Universities)www.chinacampusnetwork.cn