UCLan Cyprus is a private university in Cyprus. It is a licensed, autonomous higher education institution, while at the same time it is an overseas campus of the University of Central Lancashire, UK. The University commenced on October 2012, offering premium British Higher Education within the Cyprus Educational framework and culture.
Through a unique and innovative curriculum that reflects current and future industry practices and needs, UCLan Cyprus offers a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate academic programmes in areas such as Computing, Mathematics, Psychology, Sports and Exercise Science, Engineering, Business Administration and Management, Accounting and Finance, Hospitality and Tourism, TESOL, and Law. In addition, in co-operation with UCLan UK, it offers doctorate programmes in all disciplines.
UCLan Cyprus, given its legacy as an Enterprising British University on the island, it is committed to academic excellence, aiming to be a leading institution in research, innovation and education. To accomplish this the University is striving to ensure that Research, Innovation and Enterprise, as well as teaching and learning activities, are recognised as being of exceptional quality, while in parallel, have a significant impact to the scientific and industry communities and benefit society at a national, regional and global scale. UCLan Cyprus is the winner of the 2013 InAVation Award for the most innovative education facility, in terms of its technological infrastructure, in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
At UCLan Cyprus we are driven by our commitment to being innovative and entrepreneurial in our approach to teaching, training, research and knowledge transfer, in order to enrich the University’s academic learning environment. To this end, our faculty pursue world-class research that will allow the University to enhance its contribution to social, cultural and economic development, both locally and internationally. As a research-led University, research and innovation is pursued via engagement with other research institutions and universities, industry, professions, government agencies, social enterprises and third sector stakeholders.