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Online Orientation 2021

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Tuesday 7 September

Welcome to EUC!

18:00 – 18:10

Let’s Celebrate the Beginning of Student Life

18:10 – 18:50

Ms. Eleni Markantoni, Director of the Office of Student Affairs (OSA), welcomes you to the EUC family and highlights the services and resources that will help make your student experience the most productive and fulfilling time of your life.


Celebrate the upcoming academic year and a new beginning in your life. The EUC Music Club presents a musical program to inspire and energize you. Leave a comment on the event or a wish for your new classmates in the chat, tag a friend and enter a draw to win amazing prizes!

Enjoy a presentation on how to prepare your own signature cocktail from a graduate of the Hotel, Tourism and Events Management Program… cheers everyone!


University Rector’s Welcome

18:00 – 18:05

Welcome from the Vice Rector of Academic Affairs

18:05 – 18:10

Meet Your School!

18:10 – 18:30

University Rector, Professor Andreas Efstathiou, welcomes you to one of the leading and most dynamic universities in Cyprus and the region. In his presentation, you will be given a brief introduction to European University Cyprus, its achievements and its vibrant and diverse community. Professor Efstathiou will also discuss how your studies at EUC will equip you with the most appropriate skills, knowledge and experience to respond to the competitive environment of today’s international market and workplace where innovation and analytical thinking are critical.

Professor Loizos Symeou, Vice-Rector of Academic Affairs, will present the strengths that EUC offers you in its educational processes and student support services through your school, department and program. You will learn about the academic practices that add value to your learning experience at EUC and how these positively differentiate EUC from other universities in Cyprus and the region.

A university is made up of a group of “schools”. Follow the link to the school to which your program belongs to get a full perspective of your new environment.

  • School of Sciences
  • School of Business Administration
  • School of Law
  • School of Humanities, Social and Education Sciences
  • Cyprus College

Thursday 9 September

Key Student Support Services @EUC!

18:00 – 18:45

Course Registration & Advising All you need to know to register for classes

18:45 – 18:50

Round-table discussion with EUC graduates

19:00 – 19:30

Learn about the many ways the Office of Student Affairs supports your success outside the classroom to help you thrive at EUC and beyond. Find out about the opportunities to enhance your student life through clubs, societies, sports and the Student Union. In addition, you will hear from the EUC Erasmus Office about all of the exciting student exchange opportunities in Europe. The Career Center will show you the path to reach professional success.

Find out how the Student Advising Center and your personal academic advisor will assist you in preparing your timetable and registering for classes.



Join us for a round-table discussion with EUC graduates who discuss the benefits they gained from using OSA and other vital services.


The Future of Work

18:00 – 18:30

Dr. Nikos Drosos, Assistant Professor in Career Guidance and Counselling, addresses some key questions regarding the future world of work:

  1. What skills and competencies do employers look for when hiring new employees? How can you develop them—now and in ten years’ time?
  2. What are the new trends in the world of work and what impact has the pandemic had on the workplace? Dr. Drosos will emphasize the necessity of soft skills development in the scope of the pandemic’s effects—all based on the most recent research.


Everything is Possible

18:00 – 18:30

Aaron Golub, Inspirational Speaker (first legally blind athlete to play football in a Division 1 game/ Financial Advisor Morgan Stanly). In this talk, you will have the chance to learn from the speaker’s experience how you can overcome any obstacle or challenge in front of you, and turn your disadvantages into your advantages. The speaker relates his story of becoming a ground-breaking athlete and how he achieved success in sports to how you can succeed no matter what. He encourages and inspires us to push through challenges, stay motivated, and have the right perspective to accomplish our goals.


What I Wish I Knew When I Was in Your Shoes

18:00 – 18:30

Sophie Aristodemou, Director and Co-Founder of Career Finders Recruitment Services and EUC alumni is considered one of Cyprus’ most talented and proven recruiters. Sophie will share her thoughts of what she would have changed had she known as a student what she knows now. With a clear insight to what employers are looking for and how to land that dream job, Sophie will share real life experiences in an interactive webinar to help you gain valuable advice at the start of your academic journey


Stress Management, Quality of Life & Academic Success – Webinar

18:00 – 18:30

This webinar will help you be aware of methods of coping with stressful situations that are part of all of our lives. You will learn tips and practical advice on how to turn stress into a better quality of life.


Student Wellness

18:00 – 19:20

Part 1: Find out how you are supported and empowered by the Center of Applied Psychology and Personal Development (KEPSYPA) services.

Part 2: Learn how the EUC Committee for Students with Special Needs can support you during your studies.


Academic Success: How to Study Effectively

18:00 – 19:20

Gain useful tips and methods to help you achieve the best possible academic results and a lifetime love of learning and knowledge.


Eat Well to Stay Well

18:00 – 18:30

Dr. Stavri Chrysostomou, Vice Chairperson and Assistant Professor of the Nutrition and Dietetics Program will present to you the simple ways you can develop sustainable healthy behaviors while coping with student life—starting by embracing healthy eating habits!

Healthy Grab-and-Go Snacks Recipes

18:30 – 18:45

Post-grad students from EUC’s Applied Nutrition and Dietetics program will demonstrate quick, easy, healthy and delicious snacks ideas for the busy student.


Let’s Go to the Gym!

New Life Health Center

12:45 – 13:15

Take a virtual tour of the New Life Health Center with with an alumni of the Sports Science and Physical Education Program. Then, let’s exercise with one of their trainers. Located only five minutes from campus and student housing, the New Life Health Center is a great student hub and place to exercise and relax in one of the most comprehensive fitness and health facilities in the city

Exercise at Home

18:00 – 18:20

Follow a demonstration from senior students of the Sports Science and Physical Education program of an easy and effective fitness program that you can follow at home.


Get to Know Cyprus

18:00 – 18:20

EUC students and alumni give you a tour of the beautiful spots of Cyprus and the treasures that await you all over this Mediterranean island paradise.