University of Nicosia - Global Semesters: Nicosia - Semester in Cyprus

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A Global Semester in Business, International Relations, Engineering, Computer Science and more.  IN ENGLISH, IN EUROPE, ON A VERY SAFE ISLAND.Study Abroad at a highly ranked university in Cyprus the meeting point of Europe, Asia and Africa.  Ancie... read more

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It was a humbling experience being a fish out of water and not speaking the main language. It showed me to appreciate and try to learn more about cultures and traditions that are new to me. i left less ignorant that when I arrived. It was absolutely worth while - The Citadel View Entire Review
January 17, 2017 Unfocused
It was worthwhile. - The Citadel View Entire Review
People throughout the world do not change that much, we are all relatively the same. It was very worthwhile. - The Citadel View Entire Review
The thing that I learned the most about were all of the different cultured around the world. It was great learning the differences of everyday lives of every person on the Earth. - Susquehanna University View Entire Review
I learned a lot about myself and how I interact with other people. Sometime you didn't get what you want in every situation. Yes, it was definitely worth it! - Illinois State University View Entire Review
December 15, 2016 I Miss America.
Encounters with people from more countries - University of New Mexico View Entire Review
I learned a lot about myself and how to live independently - George Mason University View Entire Review
I learned a lot about other cultures regardless of if I liked them or not. I learned about the Greek Cypriot culture, but not only that, I learned a little about the cultures that I visited. That includes Switzerland, Germany, England, France, Romania, Belgium and Italy. - Susquehanna University View Entire Review
December 13, 2016 A Trip Abroad
I learned a lot about other culutures. yes. - The Citadel View Entire Review
December 13, 2016 Unforgettable
I learned that we are a small part of a big world and I will never be able to experience this again. - Susquehanna University View Entire Review
A student studying abroad with University of Nicosia - Global Semesters: Nicosia - Semester in Cyprus
I've been many places but I have never experienced Greek or Eastern European cultures. Everything from infrastructure to history to cuisine is new and exciting. - The Citadel View Entire Review
I learned more about cultures and the differences of how people act compared to Americans. It was worthwhile. - University of Kentucky View Entire Review
I gained exposure to Greek and Cypriot culture and experience traveling internationally. - Clemson University View Entire Review
January 17, 2017 I Miss America.
Learned how to make friends of different cultures despite differences - University of New Mexico View Entire Review
January 11, 2017 A Trip Of A Lifetime!
The world is huge. I got a small taste but I want to see more. - The Citadel View Entire Review
December 27, 2016 Amazing
This trip was really worth while and would love to do it again - The Citadel View Entire Review
I learned there are many beautiful places in the world. - Illinois State University View Entire Review
Living abroad I had the opportunity to experience a completely different culture and to interact with people who lived lives very different to mine. It allowed me the opportunity to expand my worldview and learn more about different cultures and my place in the world. It inspired me to travel more and it taught me the importance... - Stevens Institute of Technology View Entire Review
A student studying abroad with University of Nicosia - Global Semesters: Nicosia - Semester in Cyprus
I learned how people viewed America from the outside, and I was able to observe different lifestyle and culture. And I learned a lot about the history of Cyprus. It was worthwhile and I would encourage everyone who was considering of studying abroad to do it. - The Citadel View Entire Review
How to travel it made me realize the world is accessible you just need to plan, save money and go do. I think for me it's extremely important to go experience the world now and it's been part of the reason for an updated bucket list - The Citadel View Entire Review
I got to see a lot of new amazing landscapes while meeting new people, experiencing new cultures, and trying great food. - The Citadel View Entire Review
The trip was definitely worthwhile. I met a lot of different people from different cultures. - The Citadel View Entire Review
December 13, 2016 Life Changer
Definitely worth while !! I learned a lot about myself & different things about life outside the USA - George Mason University View Entire Review
A larger sense of accomplishment and a confidence boost. - Guilford College View Entire Review
August 03, 2016 Life Changing
studying abroad is not what they make it seem like - North Carolina A&T State University View Entire Review

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A Global Semester in Business, International Relations, Engineering, Computer Science and more.  IN ENGLISH, IN EUROPE, ON A VERY SAFE ISLAND.

Study Abroad at a highly ranked university in Cyprus the meeting point of Europe, Asia and Africa.  Ancient Greeks, Egyptians and Romans along with Crusaders, Byzantines, Franks and Ottomans have all left a powerful legacy for this now very modern nation.  Endowed with golden beaches, virgin green forests and other natural wonders, the environment is one of the healthiest in the world, crime is almost non-existent.

The Semester in Cyprus study abroad program is based at the University of Nicosia, the leading university in Cyprus. Students select up to five courses from hundreds available in over 70 different programs of study that the University of Nicosia offers.  Located in the capital of Cyprus, the University of Nicosia is a global education hub with 20% of its 5,000 students coming from abroad, representing over 60 different countries with a wide range of courses in English.

The University of Nicosia offers accredited bachelor's coursework in the School of Business, School of Humanities, Social Sciences and Law, and School of Sciences and Engineering. We have educated tens of thousands of college students, hailing from every corner of the world, over the past thirty years in Cyprus. You will be in experienced and immensely knowledgeable local hands with us here.    

In addition to the academic coursework, students participate in a series of educational trips and cultural excursions within Cyprus. The excursions and cultural events ensure that students visit major cities in Cyprus, develop a relationship with the local culture and enhance their intercultural competencies. This study abroad program is appropriate for a wide range of students.

Program Type(s):
Study Abroad
Internship
Program Length(s):
  • Fall
  • Spring
Instruction Language(s):
  • English
Language Requirement(s):
  • English
Relevant Study Subject(s):
  • Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology
  • Business
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Health Professions
  • Hospitality Administration
  • International Relations
  • Music
  • Psychology
  • Urban and Regional Planning
  • Architecture History, Architectural Criticism
  • Foods and Nutrition
  • Ecology, Evolution Biology
  • Historic Preservation
  • Nutrition Sciences
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Dietetics, Clinical Nutrition
  • History
  • Communication and Media Studies
  • Computer and Information Sciences
  • Computer Programming
  • Computer Systems Analysis
  • Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
  • Computational Science
  • Film, Video, Photographic Arts
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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