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University of Nicosia

Located in Cyprus, a European Union member state, the University is committed to inclusive access to higher education, providing an equal-opportunity student-centred system that extends its educational boundaries, from its modern campus hub in Nicosia, to the most remote places of the world.

To this end, the University offers more than 100 conventional face-to-face (on campus) and online programmes at the Bachelor, Master and Doctorate level, hosting more than 14000+ more than 100 countries.

 UNIC state-of-the-art premises, and our innovative e-learning platform that provides access to extensive online learning resources, help foster a multicultural learning environment that promotes cooperation, friendship and understanding.


The University of Nicosia (UNIC) is the largest university in Cyprus and the largest in Southern Europe that teaches primarily in English, with more than 14,000 students from over 100 countries, a diverse community of faculty and staff, and an expanding worldwide network. Located in Nicosia, the country’s capital, and with presence in 19 other cities worldwide, we are driven by our pursuit of excellence in teaching and learning, innovation, research, technology, and a continually evolving academic environment empowering our students and instil in them the confidence to make an impact in the world.

Many of our degree programmes and departments were the first of their kind in Cyprus. The Medical School of the University of Nicosia, the first to be established in Cyprus has received international accreditations and is a regional centre for surgical exams.

UNIC has also developed one of the largest online education initiatives in the Mediterranean and its Master’s programme in Digital Currency (Blockchain technologies) is regarded by many as the leading academic programme in the world in this exciting and innovative technological field.

The University of Nicosia (UNIC) has been named among the top 501-600 universities in the world, according to the 2023 edition of the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings. One of the core areas in which the University excelled is International Outlook, where UNIC ranked 47th worldwide.

The 2022 Times Higher Education (THE) University Impact Rankings, ranked the University of Nicosia (UNIC) as the number 36 university in the world in the core area of Quality Education, and among the top 401-600 universities globally in terms of its overall social and economic impact.


The tuition fees for all Bachelor degree programs for each academic year are EUR range between € 9300 to € 10920
The total tuition fee for 1,5 years master degrees is €13,860 and for 2 – 2,5 years master degrees is between €23,100 – €27,720


UNIC offers financial aid and a wide range of scholarships (for Bachelor and Master on-campus degrees only) based on academic merit, athletic performance and/or financial needs.


  • Computer Science
  • Biomedical AND OTHERS
  • Business Administration
  • Oil, Gas and Energy Engineering
  • Blockchain and Digital currency and many more.

The estimated expenses for the academic year are as follows:

Accommodation (shared accommodation) 3,000 – 5,000€

Accommodation (single accommodation) 5,000 – 7,000€

Food and personal expenses 3,350 – 5,000 €

Books and stationery 400 – 500 €

Application and Admission Procedures:

Step 1.
Student sends us a scanned copy of the O-Level result and International Passport. Degree result and transcript are needed for students applying for post graduate or masters programs. Student pays legalization, Authentication and Courier fees .

Step 2.
Offer Letter is released a week from the date we begin the application..

Step 3:
Students submit all visa documents to Higher Education Central for Legalization and Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. This process takes a minimum of 2 weeks.

Step 4:
Golden chips submits all Legalized and Authenticated documents to the Student.

Step 5:
Student will then take the documents to the Cyprus Consulate in Lagos for attestation. This process is done in just one day.

Step 6:.

Student courier the documents to University of Nicosia. UNIC will submit student’s original attested documents at the Migration Department for approval. Once visa documents are submitted, student has to make the advanced tuition fee deposit directly to UNIC’s account.

Step 7:
Once money received, UNIC will submit a confirmation of payment at the Migration Department for their final approval. Visa evaluation procedure takes 1 month.

Step 8:

Once visa is ready, it will be sent to the student via email. After the student will need to visit the Cyprus Consulate to place a visa sticker in his passport.

Nigerian Students can reach us on the addresses below:

ABUJA, NIGERIA LIAISON OFFICE: Suite 78, Nandu Plaza, Plot 566 Ndola Square, Off Michael Opara Crescent, Wuse Zone 5, Abuja, Nigeria.
TEL: +2348183971045 | +2349034635776 | +2349032090150 | +2348033945001

PORT HARCOURT, NIGERIA LIAISON OFFICE: Suite 13, Asiri Plaza, 59 NTA Uniport Road, Opposite Ozuoba Primary School, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria.
TEL: +2348183971045 | +2349034635776 | +2349032090150 | +2348033945001