Rector's Welcome Message

Welcome to European University Cyprus, a University that belongs to Laureate International Universities the largest international university organization and leading worldwide network of quality, innovative institutions of higher education.

European University Cyprus holds a very special place in Cyprus and in the region of Southeastern Europe. It is an innovative institution defined by its dynamic integration of advanced educational programs, pioneering research, and extensive engagement with community, industry and society.

 

Moreover, our outstanding learning and teaching that promotes and enhances employability as well as state-of-the-art infrastructures contribute to the overall objective that European University Cyprus is known nationally and internationally as one of the leading institutions of higher education. That is why European University Cyprus forms an essential part of the social and economic fabric of the region of Southeastern Europe.

By integrating teaching and research as well as experiential learning in the curricula and practical field work, our Academic Model makes an enhanced student education environment a core part of our operation. As a result, our students obtain both valuable workplace knowledge and civic consciousness.

 

Our high quality faculty – with scholarly international experience - is committed in participating and contributing in the knowledge-based society. Additionally, European University Cyprus is consistently one of the most innovatively inclusive of the region of Southeastern Europe’s universities with a persistent commitment to providing novel ground in development learning practices or/and professional paths forged by our pioneering academic environment.

In today’s economic climate, it is even more vital for students to apply for a high-status University that is the No1 choice for synergy or cooperation with prestigious corporations or/and organizations.

 

Microsoft, for instance, has selected the European University Cyprus to cooperate, launch and operate the “Microsoft Innovation Center” (MIC). It is the only one MIC in Cyprus and among the 100+ Microsoft Innovation Centers (MICs) worldwide that create a network of state-of-the-art technology facilities for collaboration on innovative research, technology and software solutions, involving a combination of government, academic and industry participants. 

 

European University Cyprus is one of the top universities internationally for attracting students from around the world. The many prospects for our students to study abroad and incorporate an international academic experience into their university education, further enriches student experience at European University Cyprus.

At European University Cyprus, sharing Laureate International Universities` vision, we aim to make quality higher education accessible and affordable so more students can pursue their dreams.

 

It’s a mission we believe will help make the world a better place.

 

Prof. Kostas Gouliamos
Rector