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
Yes. Learned about Greek culture and got to experience countries I otherwise wouldn't of. A student - Bridgewater College View Entire Review
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 Brandon Thompson - The Citadel View Entire Review
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... Chelsea T - Bennett College View Entire Review
That the United States is very blessed. Travis Nanney - 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. A student - Clemson University View Entire Review
SO MUCH! culture, language, etc. A student - Clemson University View Entire Review
International relation skills A student - 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! A student - Illinois State University View Entire Review
And open mind A student - The Citadel View Entire Review
I learned how to interact with people from different places. Ernie Floyd - The Citadel View Entire Review
I learned a lot about how to handle things on my own, plan my own trips, budgeting, and to always be open to new experiences. It was most definitely worthwhile A student - Illinois State University View Entire Review
I learned a lot about different cultures. Michael Clementson - The Citadel View Entire Review
I learned a lot about myself while traveling.. about my independence and competence as well as how much more I would like to travel in the future. This experience was more than I could have asked for. A student - University of Massachusetts Amherst / UMass View Entire Review
I learned how to adapt and become adapted to several beautiful cultures! A student - Berea College View Entire Review
A lot about culture and people's interactions. Also learned how to live on my own and be independent Brigette Wagner - 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. Jayna Cross-Burton - 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 Jake Bolton - Illinois State University View Entire Review
I gained a more global perspective and essential travel skills. It was worthwhile. John Casey - The Citadel View Entire Review
I learned new cultures. Benjamin Carminucci - The Citadel View Entire Review
I gained a broader view of the world. Absolutely. A student - Bethel University View Entire Review
I learned to be self-sufficient, independent, and that friends have a way of finding you wherever you go, A student - 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 A student - Clemson University View Entire Review
Lots of knowledge about my self, my independence and competence in travel. A student - University of Massachusetts Amherst / UMass View Entire Review
I learned about new cultures and mastered backpack traveling. I learned some hard lessons on budgeting and gained some nice friends. A student - Anonymous University View Entire Review
Learned how to be a better traveler. A student - University of Northern Iowa 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.