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.
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.
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.
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
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.
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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