Why Study in Cyprus
Cyprus is the third largest island in the Mediterranean Sea after the islands of Sardinia and Sicily. It is located near the intersection of Europe nad Africa. Cyprus is one of the major countries in Europe that has high international presence. There are approximately 40 thousand students of different nationalities studying in Cyprus. This fact enables Cyprus to have a very unique multicultural atmosphere. So, when you come to Cyprus you will meet people from different cultures from all around the world. Additionally, by studying in Cyprus you will receive a high-quality international education at an affordable cost. Here are a few reasons why you should choose Cyprus as your study destination.
History of more than 10,000 years:
Cyprus has an ancient history, known widely as the “island of love”, because of the famous legend that Aphrodite was born here. Cyprus has enjoyed a rich and varied history, with many civilizations thriving on the islands, from the Greek, Roman and Byzantine eras to the present day.
Affordable Tuition Fees:
Universities in Cyprus offer one of the cheapest study abroad international programs worldwide and for me, that’s good news. Who wants to pay 6 to 10 times more for an education of equal quality? Tuition fees in Cyprus universities are very affordable and so you can enjoy your study abroad experience without going bankrupt.
Great Scenery and Variety:
As the 3rd largest island in the Mediterranean, Cyprus offers much more than great beaches. It is home to some magnificent scenery. The island has incredibly beautiful forests and mountains like Troodos, Macheras and Stavrovouni. You can visit picturesque villages like Fikardou, Omodos and Lefkara to admire their unique architecture, meet the friendly locals and enjoy traditional delicacies!
English Taught Programs:
You don’t need to write any English Proficiency Test such as TOEFL or IELTS. Having your study in an institution where English Language is the medium of communication is enough to prove your English Language proficiency.
Cyprus is well known for its brilliant nightlife and suitable for all tastes. Limassol comes at alive at night with many nightclubs, bars and restaurants. Ayia Napa on the east coast is a paradise for clubbers, with around 20 nightclubs catering for revelers.
The country is free from communal and political disturbances, hence provides students with a safe environment for learning.
Warm weather, wonderful beaches, great food and picturesque coffee shops around the island create a very relaxing environment, perfect to escape from your everyday routine. Forget about overcrowded cities and rush hours on the trains. If you are in Cyprus just grab a coffee and go for a walk, explore the island, have an ice-cream break and then sit at a tavern to enjoy fresh fish meze.