University of Nicosia: Statistics



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#1994 of 14,131 In the World
#672 of 2,785 In Europe
#3 of 43 In Cyprus
#2 of 23 In Nicosia
#679 of 1,024 For International Relations and Diplomacy
Top50% For 54 other topics
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Acceptance rate
Male:Female Ratio
Highest Degree

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate100%
Admissions RequirementsUndergraduate Admission: The general admission requirement for entry to an undergraduate programme of study is a High School Leaving Certificate or equivalent qualification. Post-Graduate Admission:The minimum requirement for admission into a post-graduate degree programme is a Bachelor’s Degree. The University of Nicosia welcomes transfer students from other accredited colleges and universities and accepts courses which are of the same quality and equivalency as courses offered on its campus.
Academic CalendarSemesters
Full time employee73
Student:staff ratio100:1

We've calculated the 100% acceptance rate for University of Nicosia based on the ratio of admissions to applications and other circumstantial enrollment data. Treat this information as a rough guide and not as a definitive measure of your chances of admission. Different programs may have significantly varying admissions rates.

Research profile

University of Nicosia has published 5,412 scientific papers with 53,528 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Liberal Arts & Social Sciences, Computer Science, Medicine, Biology, Psychology, Political Science, Law, Environmental Science, Engineering, and Sociology.


University of Nicosia majors

by publication & citation count

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
3,436 / 34,577
Computer Science
2,736 / 31,420
2,705 / 28,762
2,679 / 30,269
2,415 / 27,445
Political Science
2,261 / 22,578
2,190 / 22,045
Environmental Science
2,144 / 23,937
1,978 / 21,429
1,920 / 19,399
1,788 / 24,346
1,712 / 20,545
1,558 / 14,033
1,548 / 15,678
Geography and Cartography
1,377 / 15,404
1,328 / 16,626
1,315 / 15,172
1,259 / 19,287
1,195 / 13,368
1,104 / 11,381
1,032 / 11,276
1,025 / 12,203
1,008 / 11,072
Quantum and Particle physics
982 / 10,010
898 / 9,568
Social Psychology
871 / 11,065
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
840 / 10,815
838 / 9,909
816 / 11,310
811 / 9,824
802 / 11,146
792 / 9,659
719 / 5,630
Machine Learning
695 / 10,874
Art & Design
682 / 6,568
669 / 7,122
662 / 9,414
Development Studies
642 / 5,947
Public Health
610 / 6,217
579 / 6,857

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1993 1 3
1994 0 0
1995 0 0
1996 0 0
1997 0 1
1998 2 2
1999 1 3
2000 0 5
2001 3 3
2002 0 2
2003 0 6
2004 5 0
2005 5 13
2006 4 26
2007 12 9
2008 65 27
2009 74 50
2010 89 125
2011 155 277
2012 164 437
2013 168 693
2014 199 1001
2015 221 1469
2016 245 1973
2017 270 2221
2018 347 2580
2019 418 3568
2020 572 5520
2021 840 8269
2022 723 11155
2023 787 13077
Academic rankings


The tuition table for University of Nicosia gives an overview of costs but prices are approximate and subject to change and don't include accommodation, textbooks, or living expenses. The costs of programs might differ significantly for local and international students. The only source of truth for current numbers is the university's official website.

Program Tuition Cost (per year)
Bachelor's Degree €9,000
Master's Degree €11,000
Doctoral Degree €13,000

The University of Nicosia has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by University of Nicosia.

Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.

Programs Bachelor Master Doctoral
Art & Design Yes Yes No
Biology Yes Yes No
Business Yes Yes Yes
Chemistry Yes Yes No
Computer Science Yes Yes Yes
Economics Yes Yes Yes
Engineering Yes Yes No
Environmental Science Yes Yes No
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Yes Yes Yes
Mathematics Yes Yes No
Medicine Yes Yes No
Physics Yes Yes No
Psychology Yes Yes Yes
Ptychio / Bachelor's Degree Accountancy, Administration, Advertising and Publicity, Architecture, Art Education, Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Computer Graphics, Computer Science, Dance, Dietetics, Economics, Education, Educational Administration, Educational Sciences, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Engineering Management, English, Environmental Engineering, Finance, Fine Arts, Hotel Management, Human Resources, Information Technology, Interior Design, International Business, International Relations and Diplomacy, Law, Literature, Management, Management Systems, Marketing, Mathematics, Mathematics and Computer Science, Media Studies, Multimedia, Music, Music Education, Nursing, Orthopaedics, Physical Therapy, Power Engineering, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Psychology, Public Administration, Public Relations, Real Estate, Science Education, Social Work, Software Engineering, Special Education, Sports, Sports Management, Statistics, Technology Education, Tourism
Magister Artium / Magister Scientae Administration, Architecture, Biomedicine, Business Administration, Clinical Psychology, Communication Arts, Communication Studies, Computer Science, Criminology, Dance, Design, Economics, Education, Educational Administration, Educational Psychology, Educational Sciences, Engineering, Engineering Management, English, Foreign Languages Education, International Relations and Diplomacy, Law, Literature, Management, Media Studies, Medicine, Music, Music Education, Orthopaedics, Psychology, Public Administration, Rehabilitation and Therapy, Social Studies, Social Work, Special Education, Sports
Didactoriko Administration, Architecture, Business Administration, Clinical Psychology, Communication Arts, Computer Science, Criminology, Education, Educational Administration, Educational Sciences, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, Finance, Health Sciences, Human Resources, Law, Literature, Management, Marketing, Media Studies, Medicine, Psychology, Public Administration, Sports, Sports Management

Notable alumni

  1. Pieros Sotiriou

    Pieros Sotiriou
    Born in
    Cyprus Flag Cyprus
    1993-.. (age 31)
    association football player

    Pieros Sotiriou is a Cypriot professional footballer who plays as a striker for J1 League club Sanfrecce Hiroshima and the Cyprus national team.

  2. Irene Charalambides

    Irene Charalambides
    Born in
    Cyprus Flag Cyprus
    1964-.. (age 60)
    Enrolled in the University of Nicosia
    Graduated with Bachelor of Psychology in psychology

    Irene Charalambidou is a Cypriot journalist and politician. In 2011, she was elected MP in the Nicosia constituency with AKEL, being re-elected in 2016.

University of Nicosia faculties and divisions

School : Business Accountancy, Administration, Advertising and Publicity, Agricultural Business, Agricultural Management, Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Business Computing, E-Business/Commerce, Economics, Finance, Hotel and Restaurant, Hotel Management, Human Resources, Information Management, Institutional Administration, International Business, Leadership, Leisure Studies, Management, Management Systems, Marketing, Public Administration, Public Relations, Real Estate, Sports Management, Tourism
School : Education Dance, Distance Education, Education, Education of the Handicapped, Educational Administration, Educational and Student Counselling, Educational Research, Educational Sciences, Educational Technology, Educational Testing and Evaluation, English, Humanities and Social Science Education, Jazz and Popular Music, Literature, Mathematics Education, Music, Music Education, Music Theory and Composition, Pedagogy, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Special Education, Teacher Trainers Education, Teacher Training, Vocational Education, Writing
School : Humanities, Social Sciences and Law Architecture, Architecture and Planning, Arts and Humanities, Civil Law, Clinical Psychology, Communication Arts, Communication Studies, Comparative Politics, Criminology, English, European Studies, European Union Law, Fine Arts, Graphic Arts, Graphic Design, History of Law, International Law, International Relations and Diplomacy, International Studies, Labour Law, Law, Linguistics, Literature, Marketing, Modern Languages, Multimedia, Political Sciences, Psychology, Public Administration, Public Law, Public Relations, Social and Community Services, Social Problems, Social Psychology, Social Sciences, Social Studies, Social Work, Speech Studies, Vocational Counselling
School : Medical Biomedicine, Health Sciences, Medicine
School : Sciences and Engineering Applied Mathematics, Artificial Intelligence, Biology, Civil Engineering, Computer Education, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Dietetics, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Management, Environmental Studies, Health Education, Limnology, Mathematics, Nursing, Orthopaedics, Petroleum and Gas Engineering, Pharmacy, Physical Education, Sports, Sports Management, Sports Medicine, Statistics

General information

Alternative names UNIC
Founded 1980
Accreditation Ministry of Education and Culture, Evaluation Committee for Private Universities
Motto Think Big
Colors red, grey

Location and contacts

Address 46 Makedonitissas Avenue
Nicosia, 1700
City population 330,000

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