As a boutique style university , the main campus of the American University of Cyprus is located in the heart of the historical capital city, Nicosia, which provides high quality education via ‘’Liberal Arts’’ system. Our students experience an academic life like no other with their surroundings immersed in history and with buildings of such stature that their lives are filled with awe. The focus of AUC is to create a learning environment that encourages students to embrace the culture that surrounds us. The international environment at AUC gives you many opportunities to feel part of the larger community.
The university is an ever evolving institution that has grown at a rapid pace with the nucleus being centered round the qualified local as well as international lecturers, the friendly administrative team and ancillary staff. AUC is accredited by the Turkish Council of Higher Education (YÖK) and by the North Cyprus Higher Education Planning, Evaluation, Accreditation and Coordination Board (YÖDAK). One of our central aims is that you should be able to compete for jobs internationally and to think of yourself as a global citizen.
- Study alongside international students on campus from all over the World.
- Join an institution that will challenge you to think beyond the textbook, and apply that knowledge to the world around you
- We believe in rewarding international applicants who show exceptional academic achievement and potential.
- Take advantage of outstanding Study Abroad options in the United Kingdom, the United States, Turkey, Hong Kong, Sri Lanka as well as Moldova.
- Benefit from any academic degree program offered by either AUC or our sister university, GAU.
- Make your home in our friendly and cost-effective city.
- Be a culture vulture! As the island main tourist attraction, Nicosia is the place to learn all main historical and government offices nearby, there is much to experience.