Cyprus, officially known as Republic of Cyprus is an island country in Europe. The universities and colleges from Cyprus are globally recognized. So, it is one of the better education destinations for international students all over the world. It lies in Eastern Mediterranean. It is third largest and third populous island in Mediterranean. It is located south of Turkey, west of Syria and Lebanon, northwest of Israel, north of Egypt and southeast of Greece. The official languages are Greek The capital city of Cyprus is Nicosia.
The country has sub-tropical climate. Some regions has Mediterranean climate whereas some has semi-arid climate. The summers are dry and winters are wet. Generally, summers last around 8 months and remaining 4 are winters. The weather in Cyprus is favorable and easy to adjust. Sometimes it might get hot during day but lesser during nights.
Cyprus is culturally country. It has thousands years old art, antique foods cultures, history, traditional music and dances and more.
Features of Cyprus
Globally recognized universities and college.
High Quality Education.
100% visa for students till date.
Low tuition fees.
Low living expenses.
No Embassy interview.
No IELTS required.
English is second language.
Safe country with extremely low crime rates.
Work allowed for international students.
Up to 80% off in tuition fee from 2nd year.
Pay after visa confirmation.
Mild and pleasant climate
Education system in Cyprus
Cyprus is one of top three spenders in Europe in education sector. This country spends nearly 7% of GDP in education. The Ministry of Education and Culture looks after the education in Cyprus. The education system is divided into:
Pre-primary education: 3-6 years
Primary education: 6-12 years
Secondary education: 12-18 years
Post-secondary Vocational Education and Training: 18+ years
Higher education: 18+ years. Higher education includes Bachelor, Master and PhD degree. Both public and private universities provides higher education services.
The education system in Cyprus is practical and provides opportunities to students to get hands on experiences. It is the country which is developing itself in the field of education.
Intakes for Cyprus
The major intakes for international students to Cyprus are June, October and February.
Living expenses in Cyprus
Cyprus is affordable for living. The living expenses amount to around 150-200EURO per month as per the city you choose to stay.
Applying for student visa in Cyprus
A student eligible for student visa to Cyprus are:
SLC and above can apply for student visa to Cyprus.
Gap accepted 15 Years
Age limit: up to 39 years
Documents required for student visa to Cyprus
Academic Documents verified from Education Board, MOE, MOFA
Police report verified from MOFA
Medical report verified from Teku Hospital and MOFA
Passport color copy verified from MOFA
1day Bank Balance Certificate and Statement of 7,000 EUR that should be verified from Cyprus Consulate.
IELTS if applicable
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