The University of Nicosia is the largest private university in Cyprus and one of the largest accredited English language universities in the Euro-Mediterranean region. It offers more than 60 degree programs from the bachelor’s to doctoral levels, and is a particular leader in the fields of accounting, business, computer science, law, architecture, engineering, psychology, medicine and international relations. For more than 20 years, the University has published its own academic journal, the Cyprus Review, which is the only English language international academic journal in Cyprus.
Currently more than 8,500 students from all over the world attend a program at the University of Nicosia or affiliated institutions (such as St. George’s University of London/UNic Medical School, a partnership between St. George’s University of London and UNic; Intercollege, vocational colleges in Nicosia, Limassol and Larnaca; Globaltraining, professional training division with campuses in Cyprus, Greece and Romania; Erasmus and Global Semesters exchange and study abroad programs, and UNic Online, offering online programs to students worldwide).
The language of instruction for most University of Nicosia programs is English.
As of November 21, 2013, the University of Nicosia is accepting Bitcoin for payment of tuition and other fees, making it the first accredited university in the world to accept the increasingly popular digital currency.
Bitcoin will be accepted throughout the whole University of Nicosia system, including affiliated institutions such as:
- St. George’s University of London/UNic Medical School, a partnership between St. George’s University of London and UNic
- UNic Online Degree Divisions, offering online programs to students worldwide
- Intercollege, vocational colleges in Nicosia, Limassol and Larnaca
- Globaltraining, professional training division offering courses in Cyprus, Greece and Romania
- Erasmus and Global Semesters programs
If you would like to pay your tuition and/or fees using Bitcoin, please contact the Finance Department at the University of Nicosia at +357 22 841518
46 Makedonitissas Ave., Egkomi, Cyprus