UCLan Cyprus

Built on strong academic foundations, the University of Central Lancashire, our mother University, counts more than 190 years of history and is considered among the top 3.3% of all worldwide Universities by the Centre for World University Rankings (CWUR). 

Top reasons to study here

  • Promote access to excellence, enabling you to develop your potential
  • Value and practice equality of opportunity, transparency and tolerance
  • Strive for excellence in all we do: locally, regionally and internationally

Distance Learning Courses

Computer Science & IT (1)

About

History

The University of Central Lancashire, Cyprus (UCLan Cyprus), has been established since 2012, in Larnaka.

Education

The completion of studies at UCLan Cyprus will result in a Double Degree (two certificates) from the two Universities, UCLan Cyprus and UCLan UK, recognised not only in Cyprus, but across Europe and beyond. Our students will also have the advantage of an exceptional student experience in every aspect of their University life, whether it is learning, personal support, facilities, accommodation, employability and social life, as well as personal development.

Research

Research Centers

  • CEDAR
  • InSPIRE
  • ICLAIM
  • CIEL: Cluster of Innovative Education and Linguistics

Career

The Student Support Services offer the administration of one well-known, professional career tests to prospective and existing students. These enable students to gain accurate insight and a better understanding of the career path that best fits their personality.

Further guidance and support is available during private sessions, where employability and career options are discussed in depth.During the Employability Days organised every March, prospective and current students have the opportunity to meet company representatives, attend C.V. clinics, interview and presentation skills workshops, and participate in many more career-enhancing events.

Services

Student services

The Student Support Services are a modern and friendly place where students can get support and information on various matters concerning student life and study. Student Support Staff consist of Effie Christou -Senior Student Support Officer, Margarita Manoli- Student Support Officer and George Karaolis -Student Support Officer, are available to all students and they aim to enhance students’ higher education experience

Housing services

  • The Student’s Nest is a brand new complex specifically built to complement the UCLan Cyprus state-of-the-art Campus, aiming to meet the accommodation needs of the students of UCLan Cyprus.
  • The location is ideal as it is located within the University Campus and therefore has all the facilities and advantages offered to UCLan Cyprus students.
  • Student’s Nest, with its 171 en-suite rooms,provides students with a modern, comfortable and safe environment for a pleasant student life. It is sprawled over an area of 5,500 square meters and consists of 5 blocks with a total of 49 flats.

Library services

  • During term time the Library will be open from 8:30 to 21:00 from Monday to Friday and Saturday from 9:00 to 14:00.
  • Please note that these times may be subject to change during the holiday periods.
  • Last entry to the Library is 20 minutes before building closing time.

ICT services

Our IT infrastructure provides more than 300 software applications, loan of laptops, and free Wi-Fi across the campus.

Student Life

Campus life

UCLan Cyprus is set in a modern, purpose–built University campus with state-of-the art academic and operational facilities. It incorporates all of what Audio Visual (AV) has to offer in education, but also in the ever-growing professional communication world, such as distance learning facilities, high-end presentation solutions and innovative multi-use spaces. Students learn in meticulously designed lecture theatres, specialised labs, a Moot Court Room, lecture rooms equipped with interactive whiteboard facilities, seminar rooms and accommodating teaching spaces. Individual and group study spaces allow students to work alone or collaborate on projects.

Sports facilities

The UCLan Cyprus Sports Lab incorporates the latest technological advances in the sport and exercise fields. In addition to its teaching activities, the UCLan Cyprus Sports Lab provides a full range of tests, metrics and exams to athletes of all abilities and sports, from beginner to professional levels, including ergometric tests delivered by accredited Sport and Exercise Scientists.

Student clubs

  • Football club
  • Boxing Club
  • Latin Club
  • Photography club
  • Hiking club
  • Film Club
  • Business Society
  • Law Society – Debate Club
  • Computer Society – Comicon Club
  • Entertainment Club

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