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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September 05, 2017 Wish I Could Go Back!
I gained lots of friends as well as valuable life experiences. Most definitely worthwhile. - Michigan Technological University View Entire Review
It was awesome to be immersed in another country's culture, and to be around people different that I. - Illinois State University View Entire Review
June 16, 2017 Memories
After leaving Nicosia, I have a new outlook on life. I am more excited for each journey that I will take. My professor and the classes I took helped too provide guidance on my future life plans. - George Mason University View Entire Review
June 13, 2017 Surreal
I learned how to adapt and become adapted to several beautiful cultures! - Berea College View Entire Review
A lot about culture and people's interactions. Also learned how to live on my own and be independent - Farmingdale State College (SUNY) View Entire Review
I gained a lover but other than that I feel this experience was a waste of time overall. I feel that I could have been more productive at home. - Norfolk State University View Entire Review
I learned just how different some people can live their lives, how some cities and countries are fairly similar to the US, how small some countries are and just how big the US truly is - Illinois State University View Entire Review
June 02, 2017 Semester In Cyprus
I gained a more global perspective and essential travel skills. It was worthwhile. - The Citadel View Entire Review
I learned new cultures. - The Citadel View Entire Review
May 30, 2017 Amazing
I gained a broader view of the world. Absolutely. - Bethel University View Entire Review
May 30, 2017 Dazed & Confused.
I learned to be self-sufficient, independent, and that friends have a way of finding you wherever you go, - Susquehanna University View Entire Review
It was very worthwhile. I feel so much more culturally aware of places other than America and grew personally as an individual - Clemson University View Entire Review
Lots of knowledge about my self, my independence and competence in travel. - University of Massachusetts Amherst / UMass View Entire Review
A student studying abroad with University of Nicosia - Global Semesters: Nicosia - Semester in Cyprus
I learned that Cyprus treat their agriculture animals better then America. It was definitely worth while seeing how much different agriculture can be in other countries. - North Carolina A&T State University View Entire Review
I learned more about myself and European politics and culture. Yes, it was worthwhile. - The Citadel View Entire Review
June 16, 2017 Awesome
Yes. Learned about Greek culture and got to experience countries I otherwise wouldn't of. - Bridgewater College View Entire Review
June 12, 2017 Life Changing
It was very worthwhile. meeting new people and learning a new language was incredible. I learned how other cultures work in different countries outside the US - The Citadel View Entire Review
A student studying abroad with University of Nicosia - Global Semesters: Nicosia - Semester in Cyprus
While the experience was very intriguing and taught me to be more responsible and independent. I only learned to be more open to different experiences and to take chances. It was worthwhile only in certain areas where I had to apply being an open minded individual. I had a great time here but I missed being at home since I was g... - Bennett College View Entire Review
That the United States is very blessed. - The Citadel View Entire Review
I learned to really appreciate new cultures, languages, and lifestyles and to appreciate the privilege of traveling. Traveling is something everyone must partake in and my abroad experience was completely worthwhile. - Clemson University View Entire Review
SO MUCH! culture, language, etc. - Clemson University View Entire Review
International relation skills - The Citadel View Entire Review
I met amazing people and learned a lot about a culture that I had previously known little about! It was very worthwhile! - Illinois State University View Entire Review
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I learned how to interact with people from different places. - The Citadel 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):
  • Film, Video, Photographic Arts
  • Computational Science
  • Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
  • Computer Systems Analysis
  • Computer Programming
  • Computer and Information Sciences
  • History
  • Dietetics, Clinical Nutrition
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Nutrition Sciences
  • Historic Preservation
  • Ecology, Evolution Biology
  • Foods and Nutrition
  • Architecture History, Architectural Criticism
  • Urban and Regional Planning
  • Communication and Media Studies
  • Psychology
  • Music
  • International Relations
  • Hospitality Administration
  • Health Professions
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Business
  • Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology
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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