Category: Universities in Cyprus

University of the West of England

The University of the West of England (also known as UWE Bristol, or simply UWE) is a public university located near the city of Bristol, United Kingdom. The university has a history dating back to the Merchant Venturers Navigation School which was founded in 1595, with the present institution granted university status in 1992. Its main campus is at Frenchay near Bristol, about 5 miles (8 kilometres) north of the…

University of Central Lancashire

The University of Central Lancashire (abbreviated UCLan) is a public university based in Preston, Lancashire, England. It has its roots in The Institution For The Diffusion Of Useful Knowledge founded in 1828. Subsequently known as Harris Art College, then Preston Polytechnic, then Lancashire Polytechnic, in 1992 it was granted university status by the Privy Council. The university is the 19th largest in the UK in terms of student numbers.[2] History…

Anadolu University

Anadolu University (Turkish: Anadolu Üniversitesi) is a public university in Eskişehir, Turkey and the largest in Europe and the second largest university in the world by enrollment. It is one of the mega-universities because of the high number of students Distance Education system.[2] History Anadolu University was created in 1982 from the union of four existing higher education institutes in Eskişehir: the Academy of Economics and Commercial Sciences of Eskişehir,…

Istanbul Technical University

Istanbul Technical University (Turkish İstanbul Teknik Üniversitesi, commonly referred to as ITU or Technical University) is an international technical university located in Istanbul, Turkey. It is the world’s third-oldest [11] technical university dedicated to engineering sciences as well as social sciences recently, and is one of the most prominent educational institutions in Turkey. ITU is ranked 108th worldwide and 1st nationwide in the field of engineering/technology by THES – QS…

Middle East Technical University

Middle East Technical University (commonly referred to as METU; in Turkish, Orta Doğu Teknik Üniversitesi ODTÜ) is a public technical university located in Ankara, Turkey. The university puts special emphasis on research and education in engineering and natural sciences, offering about 40 undergraduate programs within 5 faculties, and 97 masters and 62 doctorate programs within 5 graduate schools.[2] The main campus of METU spans an area of 11,100 acres (4,500 ha),…

University of Kyrenia

University of Kyrenia (Turkish: Girne Üniversitesi) is the first university of Northern Cyprus specializing on maritime studies was established in 2013 in Kyrenia. The trade name of the university is banned by the TRNC High Administrative Court in 2013 under the decision of 82/2013 Faculties Economics and Administrative Sciences : “Banking and Finance”, “Business Administration”, “Department of Social Work”, “International Relations”, “Tourism and Hotel Management” [3][4] Law [5] Maritime Studies : Department…

Girne American University

Girne American University[11] (Turkish: Girne Amerikan Üniversitesi) is a university in Kyrenia, a city in the northern area of Cyprus. The university was founded in 1985 by Mr. Serhat Akpinar as an institution of American-style higher education. Faculties Faculty of Engineering[12] includes 7 departments; Civil Engineering,[13] Computer Engineering, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Energy Systems Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Automotive Engineering. Faculty of Business & Economics Faculty of Architecture,…

Near East University

Near East University (NEU; Turkish: Yakın Doğu Üniversitesi, commonly referred to as YDÜ) is a private university located in North Cyprus. It was founded in North Nicosia in 1988.[2]The founder of the Near East University is Dr. Suat İ. Günsel,[3] a Turkish Cypriot educationalist and entrepreneur. The Near East University currently has 16[4][5][6] faculties with 98[4] departments, 4 vocational schools,[4][7][8] 2 high[9][10] schools and 4 graduate schools[4][11] offering programs at…

Cyprus International University

Cyprus International University ( CIU ; Turkish : Cyprus International University University ) is an İngilizce-language private university in Northern Cyprus . It is located in the capital, North Nicosia and was established in 1997. History Cyprus International University was established in 1997, as a result of rising interest in higher educational institutions and instruction in English, and in recognition of the increased need for universities which conduct education in…

Neapolis University Pafos

The Neapolis University Paphos (NUP) is a private university in Paphos, Cyprus, that offers graduate and undergraduate degrees in Economic and Business Studies, Law, Health Sciences, Architecture & Land and Environmental Sciences,Theology and Greek Civilization. History In October 2007 the University was registered in the Register of Universities of the Ministry of Education following a decision of the Cabinet. In June 2010 the University took the initial license of operation….