|About||European University Cyprus has established a reputation for quality education with a sharp focus on the employability of its students, and has been recognized for its investment in high tech innovation and engagement with industry and society.|
Educate our students, for successful careers and life achievement
Understand and serve the needs of our society
Create knowledge, through research and innovation
|Description||Established in 1961, European University Cyprus (EUC) is one of the leading institutions of higher education in Cyprus, joining the Laureate network in 2005. EUC has earned a reputation for excellence in teaching, innovation and research. First established as Cyprus College, EUC was granted university status in 2007. It is the first university in Cyprus and Greece to be awarded the European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System (ECTS) Label by the European Commission and is one of only 40 institutions in Europe to have earned this distinction. The institution has a student enrolment of 5,300 and provides undergraduate, graduate and doctorate degrees. European University Cyprus is imbued with a strong commitment to community service and environmental sustainability, as it continuously strives to be “Here for Good”.|
European University Cyprus was the first university in Cyprus and Greece to be awarded the European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System Label by the European Commission.
Recognized by the Hellenic Naric (DOATAP)
European University Cyprus has been officially recognized by the National Academic Recognition Information Centre of Greece (DOATAP), as equivalent and corresponding to the Greek Universities.
School of Medicine
The School of Medicine has been awarded first prize for Best Medical Installations and first prize for Best Medical Solutions in Crestron International Awards Competition.
European University Cyprus comes closer to the society by creating the first Science Shop in Cyprus, with the support from the PERARES (Public Engagement with Research and Research Engagement with Society) FP7 project, with the goal of providing Research Services for free to Civil Society Organizations, by utilizing the resources of the university.
Microsoft Innovation Center
Microsoft has selected European University Cyprus to be its partner institution for the establishment of the only Microsoft Innovation Center (MIC) in Cyprus, one of the 110 Microsoft Innovation Centers worldwide. The operation of the MIC at European University Cyprus will greatly benefit students, faculty, IT professionals, researchers, the economy and society at large. The Microsoft Innovation Centers are state-of-the-art tech hubs designed to promote collaboration on innovative research, technology or software solutions, involving a combination of governmental, academic and industrial participants. As knowledge and innovation become the primary catalysts for economic growth, the Microsoft Innovation Centers can play a vital role in fostering innovation and developing software for sustainable local economies by generating powerful new ideas through training, education and knowledge transfer. Microsoft and strategic partners in each community work together to operate the