If you are interested in studying abroad especially in Europe, Cyprus is the most economical choice. In this article, we will look at 5 cheapest schools in Cyprus for international students.
5 Cheapest Universities In Cyprus For Nigerian Students
1.Eastern Mediterranean University
EMU is located in Northern Cyprus and was established in 1979 as a higher-education institution of technology for Turkish Cypriots. In 1986, it was converted to a state university. The campus is located within the city of Famagusta and is a member of the Caucasus University Association in Cyprus.
EMU is only one of five universities in the region to have been awarded the prestigious ABET (Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology) in the field of engineering. EMU tuition fees range from 3630 – 5500 Euros per semester for their different undergraduate programs.
All international students at EMU receive a bursary that covers 50 % of tuition fees (excluding the Medicine program which does not offer any scholarships and Pharmacy where 25% and 50% scholarships are offered on the basis of merit).
2. Cyprus International University
Cyprus International University was established in 1997 and it is an aspiring and ground-breaking institution, providing its students a center of excellence with distinction. The university’s major objective is to provide educational facilities to satisfy the needs of a modern technological society.
With its outstanding international academic staff, CIU is concerned particularly with the quality of its teaching, the employability of its graduates and the application of its research expertise for the benefit of the community. Cyprus International University has achieved an unprecedented growth since its establishment in 1997, not only in student
Cyprus International University has achieved an unprecedented growth since its establishment in 1997, not only in student population but in academic infrastructure and faculty as well. With a fully English speaking staff and an exceptionally low student/faculty ratio in many departments, CIU is able to provide individual development for its students, both locally and internationally.
The annual tuition fee for all international students studying in Bachelor (undergraduate) programs in CIU averages under 3,600 Euros per year except Pharmacy, which costs 7,000 Euros per year. The tuition fee
The annual tuition fee for all international students studying in Bachelor (undergraduate) programs in CIU averages under 3,600 Euros per year except Pharmacy, which costs 7,000 Euros per year. The tuition fee for the postgraduate programs (Masters and Ph.D.) is between 2,100 Euros and 2,500 Euros depending on the program of interest.
CIU also offers undergraduate international students an opportunity to choose from different tuition and fees packages. It offers students an ‘all-inclusive’ package which includes tuition, accommodation, and feeding. A wide selection of room choices is also available for this package and the fees (all-inclusive package) vary accordingly between 4500 Euros and 9000 Euros.
3. European University Cyprus
European University Cyprus is one of the topmost universities in Cyprus for attracting students from all over the world. Their high-quality faculty with international experience is dedicated to contributing to the knowledge-base of society. At European University Cyprus, their objective is to make quality higher education accessible and affordable so that more students especially, international students, can pursue their dreams.
The campus is currently made up of more than 80 accredited campus-based and online institutions, in 29 countries throughout Europe, North America, Latin America, Africa, and Asia, with more than 150 campuses and over 950,000 students worldwide. EUC makes payment of fees flexible by allowing students to pay their fees in
The campus is currently made up of more than 80 accredited campus-based and online institutions, in 29 countries throughout Europe, North America, Latin America, Africa, and Asia, with more than 150 campuses and over 950,000 students worldwide.
EUC makes payment of fees flexible by allowing students to pay their fees in installments. The students, therefore, have the obligation to deposit 1,100 Euros (undergraduate students) and 500 Euros for postgraduate students.
4. Near East University
Near East University was established in 1988 and is located in Nicosia, capital of North Cyprus. As an international higher education institution employing highly qualified staff, NEU offers the most extensive undergraduate and postgraduate education opportunities to over 25000 students coming from over 100 countries.
It has 16 faculties comprising 220 departments and programs, 4 graduate schools with around 200 graduate and postgraduate programs, and 4 high schools, 28 research institutes, and has several international memberships. Near East University (NEU) considers the expected demands of students in every aspect and aims to offer the best possible financial conditions to its students especially, international students.
The NEU undergraduate tuition fee is below 5000 Euros for most of their programs. All International students receive a 50% scholarship on their standard tuition fee thereby, bringing the annual fee to about 2,800 Euros.
5. University of Nicosia
The University of Nicosia is the largest independent institution of higher education in Cyprus, combining the best elements of Western education, quality standards and an international philosophy. It is located in the nation’s capital, Nicosia. It is a global educational centre with 20% of its total number of students coming from abroad and representing over 50 different countries in a multicultural learning environment that promotes friendship, teamwork and indulgence.
Almost all of their courses are taught in English with an emphasis on critical thinking and lasting learning skills. the University of Nicosia’s diverse range of academic programmes at both the undergraduate and postgraduate level prepare students for leadership in all the sectors of the economy. Here in University of Nicosia, undergraduate tuition fees are calculated on the basis of non-discounted tuition fees for each semester and annual fees which amount to 4500 Euros for 15 credits or teaching hours and 9000 Euros for 30 credits or teaching hours.
The universal calculating formula is based on the principle that tuition per credit or teaching hour is charged at 300 Euros. Thus, 15 credits x €300 = €4500 per semester and 30 credits x €300 = €9000 per year. Notwithstanding, all students applying from Kenya are entitled to 30% discount on their tuition fees for every semester. Hence, the tuition fees per semester including discount for Kenyans are 3150 Euros. This is indeed good news to all students who wish to study abroad in Cyprus.