ITU North Cyprus is a state university established by a special law which has a vision of modern, contemporary and innovative education and it aims to provide students with the same educational and training standards with Istanbul Technical University which has over 240 years of experience in education and training.
ITU North Cyprus is located in the city of Famagusta and have been admitting students into three departments. These are Marine Engineering, Maritime Transportation Management Engineering and Naval Architecture & Marine Engineering since 2011. In the forthcoming years, the university aims to provide undergraduate education in several other fields. English is the language of instruction at ITU North Cyprus. Students will complete one year in the English Preparatory School and four years of undergraduate education.
The students who graduate from ITU North Cyprus receive the diploma of Istanbul Technical University with all its rights and privileges. ITU is the cradle of science, industry and technology conducting over 200 R&D projects in the scope of ARI Teknokent. In cooperation with the entrepreneurship ecosystem ITU Seed, the university provides support to students-entrepreneurs.
Having graduates who possess the ability to compete both at national and international levels, qualified academic staff and accredited departments in the field of science and technology, ITU has been a pioneer university for over 240 years in Turkey. ITU has been providing students with education in global standards through study abroad and scientific research opportunities, and also through collaboration with the industry and innovations it presents nationwide and worldwide.
Long history, intelligent minds and outstanding academic environment of ITU form a strong bridge connecting the past to the future. With the priority for continuous development, innovative perspective and strong international contacts ITU proves to be the University of the past, present and future.