Cyprus Officially the Republic of Cyprus is an Island country in the Eastern Mediterranean. It is the third- largest and third most populous island in the Mediterranean. Cyprus is surrounded by Turkey to the south, Syria and Lebanon to the west, Israel and the Gaza strip and Egypt to the north and Greece to the southeast.
Cyprus is well-recognized for attracting millions of tourists from around the globe. As to talk about Cyprus, it is a member of the European Union with a highly educated population. Most of the people in Cyprus speak English and Cyprus offers the best education in the world in terms of Business and hospitality management.
- Country: Cyprus
- Capital: Nicosia
- Largest cities: Nicosia, Limassol, Larnaca, Famagusta, Paphos and Kyrenia.
- Official language: Greek, Turkish and English
- Currency: Euro
- Population: 1.17 million
- Total area: 9251 Sq Km
- Dial code: +357
- World-reputed education
- Affordable tuition fee and living cost
- No IELTS/ TOEFL
- Easier study visa requirement
- Part-time work
- Pleasant climate
- Educational documents
- IELTS/TOEFL optional
- Relationship Certificate
- Bank certificate
- Tax Clearance certificate
- Medical certificate
- Police clearance certificate
Why study in Cyprus?
For international students coming to Cyprus for further education are expected to spend around 3500 EUR to 7500 EUR per year and it generally differs on the choice of course study. Average the cost of living for international students is in between 300 EUR to 650 EUR monthly. Students can either choose to stay at universities dormitory or off-campus on rented residential apartment.
With a student visa in Cyprus is not allowed to take up employment until 6 month of arrival in Cyprus. After regularly attending at university for 6 months students can work up to 20 hours a week. International students can work as petrol-station attendants, car wash attendants, fast-food delivery drivers and care givers.
After being graduated from Cypriot university one can apply for a work visa. In order to acquire work visa a student must exit Cyprus at least for 60 days. However, before leaving Cyprus one needs to have contract with Cypriot based business firm and applies on behalf of an applicant with all the required documents. Once approved by Ministry of Labor an applicant receives a work permit and with this work permit can apply at the embassy of Cyprus in his/her own home country. If approved, an applicant can enter Cyprus with work permit and will be issued a temporary residence permit for one year and it can be renewed every year for five years. After five years one can apply for permanent residence permit.