University of Nicosia - Global Semesters: Nicosia - Semester in Cyprus
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
i gained great friends and cultural experiences. I learned a lot from being there. Yes it was worthwhile. A student - George Mason University View Entire Review
Global knowledge paul alexander gunn - The Citadel View Entire Review
I learned that traveling is easier and more fulfilling than you would think. Worthwhile. A student - Illinois State University View Entire Review
I gained a lot of perspective, among other things. Yes, it was definitely worthwhile. Timothy Hammett - Berea College View Entire Review
I experienced a lot of personal growth. Alex Reed - St. Ambrose University View Entire Review
The best thing about my experience is it's proximity to Europe and the Middle East. You can therefore find cheap flights to many countries, and travel extensively over the weekends. A student - Central State University View Entire Review
I gained what I came for, which was solitude and peace of mind. Cyprus was a great place to relax and enjoy the weather and learn about yourself Alice Olom - Le Moyne College View Entire Review
I learned about how different people are A student - North Carolina A&T State University View Entire Review
I gained knowledge of a culture different than mine. A student - Susquehanna University View Entire Review
yes, I learned a lot about the culture here in cyprus. A student - The Citadel View Entire Review
Cultural insight. Yes Noah Thompson - The Citadel View Entire Review
I learned about the history of Cyprus as well as other European history through individual travel. It was worthwhile. A student - The Citadel View Entire Review
I learned a lot about European culture and was able to travel to different countries. It was definitely worth it. A student - University of Maine - Farmington View Entire Review
Knowledge on how to be more independent and self-reliant, I practiced culturally relativity to be more open-minded to learning about countries in ways I never had before, and took the overall opportunity to be reflective and constructive of my experiences as an American A student - Albright College View Entire Review
I learned it's more fun than military colleges Gabriel Lewis - The Citadel View Entire Review
Independent growth. Karina - Illinois State University View Entire Review
That my family and friends are incredible and that I have grown out of the partying stage that almost everyone in this program was in. A student - Boise State University View Entire Review
I learned more about myself and built great life skills during this experience. It was definitely worth it. A student - Westfield State University View Entire Review
Be active and be curious. If anything make a small group (around 10 people) of students you get along with and if someone says they are interested in doing something then do it! The time you spend abroad should be a constant adventure and this is coming from an introvert! There's so much out there and never say that you've seen ... Mitchell Cassaday - Clemson University View Entire Review
Gave me the opportunity to experience other cultures. A student - Susquehanna University View Entire Review
It was very worthwhile. I learned a lot about europe and greek culture. A student - Susquehanna University View Entire Review
yes Gregory Smith - The Citadel View Entire Review
I gained a cultural understanding of Greek and Cypriot life. Vayk Voskian - The Citadel View Entire Review
I learned to be more persistent and coherent when talking with people. Gained a fundamental understanding of different cultures to understand certain values, norms, and beliefs and how to look at situations from different perspectives. John Francis - North Carolina A&T State University View Entire Review
I learned about the history of Cyprus. It was worthwhile. A student - The Citadel View Entire Review
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
Relevant Study Subject(s):
- Urban and Regional Planning
- Architecture History, Architectural Criticism
- Communication and Media Studies
- Computer and Information Sciences
- Computer Programming
- Computer Systems Analysis
- Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
- Electrical Engineering
- Foods and Nutrition
- Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology
- Ecology, Evolution Biology
- Historic Preservation
- Nutrition Sciences
- Computational Science
- International Relations
- Film, Video, Photographic Arts
- Health Professions
- Dietetics, Clinical Nutrition
- Hospitality Administration
- Art History, Criticism and Conservation
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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.
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.