Global Semesters: Nicosia - Summer in Cyprus

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This summer study abroad program offers students the opportunity to earn academic credit while spending the summer on the Mediterranean island of Cyprus. Students are eligible to select one or two courses from the University of Nicosia summer sess... read more

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OVERALL RATING 4.4
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Healthcare differences in the US and Cyprus. How to be open to new experiences - Clemson University View Entire Review
It was worthwhile because the flexibility of classes allowed me to travel every weekend. - Hendrix College View Entire Review
January 07, 2018 Life Changing!
I learned how to interact with people from many different places - Illinois State University View Entire Review
I learned that I can travel on my own and navigate around a different country. I also learned several things about the country itself both from the class I took and being out around the city and it's people. - University of Texas - San Antonio View Entire Review
I felt like i was able to learn some about public health, which I will be studying in my final year as a nursing student. I also really saw how universal nursing is as a profession. I do believe the experience was worthwhile. - Viterbo University View Entire Review
I gained to be more easy going to a bigger group of people because I made some best friends for life that was definitely worthwhile. I couldn't imagine being with a better group of people and the relationships we will take forward. Just be open to meeting new people and new personalities and I bet you will have the same experien... - Ohio University View Entire Review
I learned so much about different cultures and lifestyles from other international students, and gained so many friends who I will continue to keep in contact with and hopefully visit in the future. This trip really opened my eyes to what is really out there in the world and how amazing people can be. - Bridgewater College View Entire Review
I learned anatomy and it helped me a ton - Oklahoma State University - Stillwater View Entire Review
I learned a lot about myself and the importance of being independent. It was 100% worthwhile. - Illinois State University View Entire Review
I learned more about the local culture and way of life. I also learned more about myself as a person - College of Saint Scholastica View Entire Review
Past Review Amazing
This was such an amazing experience. I loved Cyprus so much and was actually on the program where I was able to take a cruise to the Greek islands and visit italy and Greece. I felt that I got to experience so many cultures and really appreciate the unique island of Cyprus. It was definitely worthwhile and I would recommend it t... - University of New Hampshire View Entire Review
Yes. I learned about a lot of the differences in healthcare in Cyprus as well as all over Europe. - University of Utah View Entire Review
May 14, 2018 Experience
I learned how to travel. I learned how to save money. I learned how to appreciate things I normally take for granted. - Clemson University View Entire Review
August 02, 2017 Fun In The Sun!
An international experience, and learning about a country that I didn't know much about before I went. It was nice to go to a different European city (not London or Paris, etc). - Oklahoma State University - Stillwater View Entire Review
July 26, 2017 It Was Amazing!
I gained incredible friendships and more appreciation for my own country. It was definitely worthwhile. - University of Central Florida View Entire Review
Learn many clinical skills that I will be able to apply when pursuing my dream of becoming a doctor. And I have a leg up on those who do not have any prior experience with Cadavers or Clinical Skills - Oklahoma City University View Entire Review
A student studying abroad with Global Semesters: Nicosia - Summer in Cyprus
I learned how to adapt to new cultures and get out of my comfort zone. I also learned how to be independent and utilize different forms of public transportation. - North Carolina A&T State University View Entire Review
I learned the importance of understanding other cultures. - Oklahoma State University - Stillwater View Entire Review
I believe that my study abroad was very worthwhile. I learned about great deal about the culture of Cyprus and got to meet some wonderful people that I otherwise would have never met. I remain friends with most of the people that I met on my study abroad. - Berea College View Entire Review
I learned a lot about the different cultures and also about myself. It was definitely worthwhile, and I would do it again in a heartbeat! - College of Saint Scholastica View Entire Review
Independence! Learning a new culture, exploring on my own. It was so worthwhile. - SUNY - College at Brockport View Entire Review

About

This summer study abroad program offers students the opportunity to earn academic credit while spending the summer on the Mediterranean island of Cyprus. Students are eligible to select one or two courses from the University of Nicosia summer session which offers between 30 and 50 courses across a variety of majors. 

You will take courses in Nicosia, the capital of Cyprus, during the week and during the weekends, you will join us for a series of exciting excursions to the most historically interesting and beautiful parts of Cyprus. 

This program appeals to students who are independent in nature and are interested in a study abroad program where they can explore Cyprus at their own pace.

Program Excursions:
Cyprus: Modern and Medieval Nicosia, Larnaca & Ayia Napa, Troodos, Limassol & Paphos, Polis
*See website for more details

Program Type(s):
Study Abroad
Program Length(s):
  • Summer
Instruction Language(s):
  • English
Language Requirement(s):
  • English
Relevant Study Subject(s):
  • Communication and Media Studies
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology
  • Psychology
  • International Relations
  • Music
  • Health Professions
  • Health Sciences General
  • Business
  • Business Administration and Management
  • Business Communications
  • Hospitality Administration
  • International Business
Minimum GPA:
2.5
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University of Nicosia - Global Semesters Scholarships

This award is for semester students with a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or above. Students must mail their official transcript to Global Learning Semesters for verification. This award can only be combined with our Early Deposit Discount.

1500.00

Deadlines:
Fall: April 15th Spring: July 15th

Guidelines/Requirements:
The awards will be distributed on a rolling basis as a discount on program fees, to admitted students with a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or above who request consideration until the spots are filled. There are 100 spots per semester. The GPA will be verified by an official transcript received by mail. We strongly recommend that students apply for this program before April 15th for Fall programs and before July 15th for Spring programs.

Global Learning Semesters awards the Takis Chrysanthou Honored Scholar Award to one student each semester. The student must be attending a semester-long program that is home-based in Cyprus. The award winner is selected based on academic merit, expected contribution to the group experience, and financial need. This award is a $2,500 discount that is credited against program fees.

2500.00

Deadlines:
Spring Semester - October 15th Fall Semester - April 15th

Guidelines/Requirements:
In order to be eligible for this scholarship a student must first be accepted into a semester-long Global Learning Semesters program based in Cyprus and then send us the following: a copy of his or her latest FAFSA a list of expected financial aid from other sources an essay, not to exceed 600 words, describing what he or she will contribute to the group experience on the program Students should mail their award application material to: Global Learning Semesters 228 Park Avenue S #32004 New York, NY 10003

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