Who we are

Neapolis University in Cyprus is a young yet dynamic, fast-growing university operating since 2010 in the heart of the charming town of Pafos, on the west coast of the island of Cyprus, offering undergraduate, graduate and Ph.D. programs in both Greek and English. Enrolling at Neapolis University in Cyprus enters students into a high standard, stimulating and enjoyable environment. The biggest advantage of Neapolis is the quality and dedication of its faculty, most of whom have considerable experience teaching and doing research in European and American Universities. Based on such faculty and on an ambitious strategy, it is quickly becoming one of the best private universities in Cyprus.

What you are expected to do

During your time of study at Neapolis University in Cyprus, whether on a Bachelor’s, Master’s or Doctoral (Ph.D.) level, you will be expected to attend lectures and other program-related activities and to work independently, either individually or in groups, on assignments. The Neapolis University in Cyprus places great emphasis on developing the intellectual autonomy of the students and has in place a tutorial system to help students achieve that.

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Evaluation and Recognition

Neapolis University in Cyprus operates under the relevant law of private universities in Cyprus. The Final License has been received from The Cyprus Agency of Quality Assurance and Accreditation in Higher Education (DI.P.A.E.) and the Neapolis University in Cyprus operates as a full-fledged university, having the independence of action.

In October 2007 the University was registered in the Register of Universities of the Ministry of Education following a decision of the Cabinet. In June 2010 the University took the initial license of operation. The decision was made after a positive recommendation of DI.P.A.E. Since 2015 the Neapolis University in Cyprus has received the final license and can operate as an autonomous university.

All programs of the University are fully recognized by the Republic of Cyprus and all EU countries.

The Neapolis University in Cyprus, after the submission of the request, after the thorough evaluation was recognized by the National Academic Recognition and Information Centre (NARIC) of Greece as an equivalent institution to the Greek Universities in July 2012.

Vision

The vision of Neapolis University in Cyprus is the development of the people-oriented educational organization with European standards, whose members work collaboratively for the development of society through teaching, research, and social action.

Mission

Neapolis University in Cyprus mission is to provide its students with a high-quality education, create and distribute knowledge through research, contribute to the development of economic and cultural life of our society

Values

  • Integrity
  • Excellence
  • Cooperation
  • Innovation
  • Respect
  • Solidarity
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Life at the University Campus

Life at Neapolis University Campus is a unique experience much enjoyed by students during their studies it leads to a building of precious moments and memories that last a lifetime as the student residents develop academically and socially. Neapolis University is committed to creating a convenient and safe environment and has established a diverse, multilingual, multicultural university community, which respects and enhances the free exchange of ideas and lifestyles.

The location of the university campus, the various facilities, and services create the ideal environment to encourage knowledge, work, and student life, allowing each student to enrich his experiences during his studies.

The campus is conveniently located in the heart of town with many amenities within walking distance, such as bus stops, banks, beaches, bars & restaurants, a shopping mall, and cafes.
There are daily bus routes that interconnect the town and offer connections to all other cities and airports.

Why Paphos

The combination of the historical past with the modern world, the mild Mediterranean climate, beaches, natural beauty, its excellent transport to the exterior as well as the number of services it offers make Paphos an ideal place to study.

One of the biggest advantages of studying at Neapolis University Paphos is that the educational institute located in the heart of one of the most exciting seaside cities in Europe. Paphos has a permanent population of about 77,800 inhabitants.

  • Paphos a city full of youth, having one of the highest rates of youth 18-35 years old, compared with other Cypriot cities.
  • Paphos a modern European multicultural city that welcomes people from all over the world, regardless of ethnic, social or religious origin.
  • Paphos a UNESCO World Heritage Site, as a crossroad of people and ideas with archaeological sites to testify a relentless march of 9000 years in history and culture.
  • Paphos an international tourist destination, thanks to the unique combination of nature, history and mild Mediterranean climate. Direct flights between Paphos with large Greek cities like Athens, Patra, Thessaloniki, and Chania.
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Programs taught in:
  • English
  • Greek

This school also offers:

MBA

Neapolis University Pafos

The distance program MBA in Tourism of Neapolis University Pafos provides students with a comprehensive and integrated approach to the discipline of tourism and the criti ... [+]

The Program is accredited by the Cyprus Agency of Quality Assurance and Accreditation in Higher Education (CYQAA)

Objective

The distance program MBA in Tourism of Neapolis University Pafos provides students with a comprehensive and integrated approach to the discipline of tourism and the critical sector of tourism in general. The MBA in Tourism follows a modern approach to providing the necessary knowledge for the understanding of tourism as a social and economic phenomenon. It places particular emphasis on the tourism and hospitality business administration and the management of tourism destinations. Building upon the benefits of innovation in the globalized world, the curriculum is structured around the following pillars: environmental sustainability and sustainable management of tourism organizations. Therefore, students shall be equipped with the right skills to meet the challenges faced by modern tourism businesses, in a constantly changing international environment dominated by rapid technological developments, resulting in new models of corporate governance.... [-]

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MSc

Neapolis University Pafos

The aim of the MSc in European Politics and Governance Program is to provide a course of advanced study to those who aspire to become effective leaders in European affair ... [+]

The Program is accredited by the Cyprus Agency of Quality Assurance and Accreditation in Higher Education (CYQAA)

Objective

The aim of the MSc in European Politics and Governance Program is to provide a course of advanced study to those who aspire to become effective leaders in European affairs in both the private and public sectors. The program’s curriculum is designed to explore the essential elements of EU policies and to prepare students for increasingly complex responsibilities in diplomacy, international organizations and the public sector, local government, and research and non-profit organizations. The core curriculum emphasizes both the skills and knowledge required to effectively manage EU affairs and to understand the larger international, European and national settings in which policy is developed and tasks are defined and assessed.... [-]

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3 semesters
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Neapolis University Pafos

The MSc in Information Systems and Digital Innovation is an innovative and multidisciplinary program with the objective to integrate the knowledge about the design and de ... [+]

The Program is accredited by the Cyprus Agency of Quality Assurance and Accreditation in Higher Education (CYQAA)

Objective

The MSc in Information Systems and Digital Innovation is an innovative and multidisciplinary program with the objective to integrate the knowledge about the design and development of Information Systems with the disruptive technologies of Digital Innovation. Examples of such disruptive technologies are Big Data, Internet of Things, Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, and Robotics.

Nowadays, technology has a massive impact on business operations. The formula for business success is simple: drive innovation with information technology. Realizing the challenges that technology presents is the key to succeed your business goals, retain and raise the number of your customers in the process. Therefore, it is extremely important to integrate new technologies in businesses. In our days, lots of firms are prioritizing innovation as a key to their business strategy. Therefore, it is critical for businesses and their directors to understand technology, build their technical proficiency, implement technologies which matter to them and gain advantage into managing their organization.... [-]

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3 semesters
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Neapolis University Pafos

The MSc in International Relations, Strategy, and Security aims at providing students with a broad assessment of contemporary international relations, with emphasis on st ... [+]

The Program is accredited by the Cyprus Agency of Quality Assurance and Accreditation in Higher Education (CYQAA)

Objectives

The MSc in International Relations, Strategy, and Security aims at providing students with a broad assessment of contemporary international relations, with emphasis on strategy and security issues. It combines in-depth academic training in key concepts, theories, and case studies, alongside a structured process of engagement with contemporary debates and experience. It integrates theoretical approaches with the study of many cases and issues. It also explores the ways in which the line between the domestic and international is blurred by trade, financial, environmental, strategic, security, ideological, cultural and ethical issues. Moreover, the Program provides a strong theoretical and empirical understanding of the international security environment of the post-Cold War era, including the origins of conflicts and peace, the emergence of new security threats and the many different agencies involved in conflict prevention, peacekeeping and peacemaking today. Last but not least, the Program identifies the ways state and non-state actors develop strategies in the international environment as far as security issues are concerned.... [-]

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