European University Cyprus has been awarded with the Investors in People Silver accreditation in the Investors in People Standard, demonstrating its commitment to high performance through good people management. The University currently engages more than 600 employees in its academic and administrative functions. This is an important accreditation for the institution, additional to others recently awarded, such as QS Stars and U-Multirank.
Investors in People is the international standard for people management, defining what it takes to lead, support and manage people effectively to achieve sustainable results. Underpinning the Standard is the Investors in People framework, reflecting the latest workplace trends, essential skills, and effective structures required to outperform in any industry.
Paul Devoy, Head of Investors in People, said: “We’d like to congratulate European University Cyprus. Investors in People accreditation is the sign of a great employer, an outperforming place to work and a clear commitment to success. European University Cyprus should be extremely proud of their achievement.”
Commenting on the award, Dr. Christoforos Hadjikyprianou, CEO and President of the Council, said: “Continuous improvement is a core competency of the University. We strongly believe that a sustainable profitable growth and excellence in all areas is the result of high-performance culture, engaging and retaining talent in the work environment”.
European University Cyprus is a member of Laureate Education Inc., the world’s leading higher education provider. Laureate has more than 80 universities, educating more than 1,000,000 students in 25 countries across the Americas, Europe, Asia, Africa and the Middle East. Laureate’s universities offer undergraduate, Master’s and doctoral degree programs in fields such as architecture, business, engineering, hospitality management, law, medicine and other. Many Laureate institutions are ranked among the top providers of higher education in their respective regions, countries and fields, and have received international recognition for their academic quality.