University of Nicosia

University of Nicosia

Nicosia , Cyprus
  • 90
    Acceptance Rate
  • 33
    Available Programs
  • 12000
  • 10541
    Average Cost
  • 91
    Employment Rate
  • Program
  • Permit


The University comprises the School of Business, School of Education, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, School of Law, Medical School and the School of Sciences and Engineering. It offers more than 100 conventional on-campus and online/distance learning programmes of study at the Bachelor, Master and Doctorate level and currently counts more than 12,000 students from over 70 countries across the globe.

Located in Cyprus, a European Union member state, the University is committed to inclusive access to higher education, providing an equal-opportunity student centred system that extends its educational boundaries, from its modern campus hub in Nicosia, to the most remote places of the world.

To this end, the University offers more than 100 conventional face-to-face (on campus) and distance learning online programmes at the Bachelor, Master and Doctorate level, hosting more than 11,500 students from all over the world.

Entry requirements

English Language Proficiency

English is the main language of instruction at our University. Students may be required to take UNIC’s NEPTON test, with no charge, before registering for classes, unless they have passed an internationally recognised English exam which indicates their level of English proficiency. Students with the following English qualifications will register directly for their academic programme of study:

TOEFL 513 and above

Computer-based TOEFL 183 and above

Internet-based TOEFL 65 and above

IELTS 5.5 and above

Cambridge Exams [First Certificate] B and above

Undergraduate Admission
The general admission requirement for entry to an undergraduate programme of study is a recognised High School Leaving Certificate or equivalent. Some programmes may have additional requirements, in which case, they are specified separately under the relevant programme details.

Scholarship & funding

The University offers scholarships and financial aid to full-time students, in the form of academic merit scholarships, financial-aid assistance, athletic scholarships, and on-campus work-study programmes. For more information


Student life

The student experience at UNIC is filled with many social events and activities. We hold a variety of exciting events throughout the year that both students and the general public can attend and which cater to the diversity of tastes that come with a global student body. Whatever your hobby or interests, there are a number of student clubs and societies that you can get involved in, which stage a number of social activities, parties, day trips, nights out and other gatherings.