The University of Central Lancashire, Cyprus (UCLan Cyprus), is located in Larnaka, and it is now in its ninth year of operation. UCLan Cyprus is the first Branch Campus of the University of Central Lancashire and at the same time a fully licensed University in Cyprus. A unique and innovative model of a Cypriot and British University Educational Experience, accredited by the UK Quality Assurance Agency and the Cyprus Agency of Quality Assurance and Accreditation in Higher Education (CYQAA) respectively.
Built on strong academic foundations, the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan UK), our mother University, counts more than 190 years of history and is considered among the top 6.8% of all worldwide Universities by the Centre for World University Rankings (CWUR) 2021/22.
UCLan Cyprus operates under the academic umbrella of UCLan UK, and further to the latest political changes of the United Kingdom’s exit from the European Union (BREXIT), it is considered a unique University, bridging the UK and Europe in terms of research, academic standards, student experience and student exchange.
The completion of studies at UCLan Cyprus will result in a Double Degree (two certificates) from the two Universities, UCLan UK and UCLan Cyprus, recognised not only in Cyprus and UK, but also 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.
Bringing a world-class reputation for academic excellence and innovative thinking in Cyprus, our aim is to develop future business leaders and international entrepreneurs, with the skills and business acumen for success in the modern global economy. This means that we can offer a unique blend of knowledge, practical experience and modern relevance, to equip students with the qualifications and skills for the international market in employment. Many of our courses are also accredited by professional and statutory bodies, ensuring the standards expected by today’s businesses for all UCLan Cyprus students.
Scholarships & funding
The UCLan Cyprus will maintain its annual Bursary for new students that will start their studies the Academic Year 2021/22.
Why study at UCLan Cyprus
- Earn a Double Degree (two certificates!) that will offer you recognition in Cyprus, in the UK, across Europe and beyond.
- The average cost of studying at any university in the UK is 3x more compared to studying at UCLan Cyprus.
- UCLan Cyprus is the first Branch Campus of the University of Central Lancashire and at the same time a fully-licensed Cypriot University. It is a unique and innovative model of a Cypriot and British University Educational Experience, accredited by the UK Quality Assurance Agency and the Cyprus Agency of Quality Assurance and Accreditation in Higher Education (CYQAA) respectively.
Student services & facilities
UCLan Cyprus is the first University in Cyprus to have its own Court Room. It has been designed to reproduce not only the look and effect of a real court room, but the court rooms of the future.
Fully IT and AV-equipped, with both counsel and judge able to portray their evidence, representations and remarks onto three large projector screens, the Moot Court Room is ideal to be used for practice, training, debating, interviewing, negotiation, advising and arguing.
Our location could not be better even if we tried! Situated on the southern coast of Cyprus, Larnaka is known for its beautiful clean beaches, great food and vibrant nightlife. It is the perfect location for a University and its student community.
With the fantastic Mediterranean weather, outdoor leisure activities are very popular. Students can take part in water sports, diving, snorkelling, fishing, hiking, cycling and many more. Interestingly, the crystal clear bays are unusually rich in underwater wreckages for you to explore. There are many qualified and licensed diving instructors and businesses along the beach areas.
According to the EU environment agency, Cyprus’ beaches have the best water quality in the EU for 2019.
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.
- Nearest beach: CTO Blue flag Pyla beach, 1.2km
- Nearest amenities: 1.4km Access: Car, Bus, Wheelchair access.
Average rating 4.8Based on 9 reviews.
UCLan Cyprus offers a complete package of excellent teaching and extracurricular activities both of which are crucial for the student life experience. As a Law student, the School of Law ensures that students like me are exposed to relevant and equal opportunities which will enable us to gain useful knowledge and experience beneficial for a chos...
Deciding to study at UCLan Cyprus was one of the best decisions I have made so far, regarding my education and my future professional career. The University offers a unique selection of modules for each course and provides the students with all the necessary guidance to achieve success.
The EEE Course in UCLan Cyprus is full of important knowledge for an Electrical Engineer that helps the student stand out in the professional space, whether that be hands-on practicals or fundamental theory. UCLan Cyprus also offers many work opportunities for students of all years through it's partnerships with local companies and intership not...