Awards and Recognition

ECTS Label

European University Cyprus was the first university in Cyprus and Greece to be awarded the European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System Label by the European Commission.

Recognized by the Hellenic Naric (DOATAP)

European University Cyprus has been officially recognized by the National Academic Recognition Information Centre of Greece (DOATAP), as equivalent and corresponding to the Greek Universities.

School of Medicine

The School of Medicine has been awarded first prize for Best Medical Installations and first prize for Best Medical Solutions in Crestron International Awards Competition.

Science Shop

European University Cyprus comes closer to the society by creating the first Science Shop in Cyprus, with the support from the PERARES (Public Engagement with Research and Research Engagement with Society) FP7 project, with the goal of providing Research Services for free to Civil Society Organizations, by utilizing the resources of the university.

Microsoft Innovation Center

European University Cyprus was selected by Microsoft to establish its Microsoft Innovation Center in Cyprus. Microsoft Innovation Centers (MIC’s) are state of art technology facilities for collaboration on innovative research, technology or software solutions, involving a combination of government, academic and industry participants. There are now more than 100 Microsoft Innovation Centers worldwide. 

EFFE Label

The International Motion Festival Cyprus organised by European University Cyprus received the EFFE Label 2015-2016. Following an exhaustive assessment process conducted by the relevant national authority of each country and then by the International Festival Jury, 761 festivals from 31 countries now belong in the first generation of festivals honored with the EFFE Label 2015-2016.

Investors in People (IIP)

The first university in Cyprus accredited & certified by the International Framework INVESTORS IN PEOPLE.

EFQM Committed to Excellence

Received Excellence distinction from the globally recognized model Excellence EFQM (European Foundation of Quality Management).

Descartes Prize for Excellence in Research in Europe

European University Cyprus was granted, after competition, to produce in Cyprus the European Social Survey (the ESS), a world-renowned project that covers a wide range of social, political and cultural issues. The ESS research project was awarded Europe’s top annual science award, the Descartes Prize.

Partner of the World Economic Forum (Davos) in study on competitiveness

European University Cyprus is the Official partner of the World Economic Forum, Davos, Switzerland researching the issue of competitiveness in Cyprus.

Approval of the Nursing Degree by the European Commission

The Nursing Degree at European University Cyprus is recognized by the European Commission as an approved program, covered by Directive 2005/36/EC on the mutual recognition of professional qualifications between Member States. Graduate Nurses with the B.Sc. degree in Nursing from European University Cyprus, are therefore able to exercise their profession in all European Union member states

Recognition from Professional Bodies/Associations/Councils

  • Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
  • The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW)
  • Chartered Banker Institute
  • Chartered Insurance Institute
  • Law Office of the Republic of Cyprus
  • Cyprus Council of Food Technologists, Nutritionists and Dieticians
  • Technical Chamber of Cyprus (ETEK)
  • Cyprus Council of Radiologic Technologists and Radiation Therapy Technologists
  • The Physiotherapists and Physiotherapy Establishments Registration Council