Quality English are excited to add Cyprus as a 9th destination for English Language study. English in Cyprus are based in Limassol. Check out our 10 reasons why Cyprus is a great destination to study English below…
- Sunshine all year round
Summers are hot and winters are warm, and you can enjoy swimming in warm Mediterranean waters for many months of the year.
With an average of 326 days of sunshine a year, Cyprus offers the best climate to study, explore and relax all year round!
- A Safe and Warm Welcome
Cypriot people are well known for their hospitality and friendly nature. Anywhere you go on the island expect a warm and relaxing atmosphere.
- Wonderful Beaches
Cyprus is home to some of the most beautiful and cleanest beaches in Europe, the island is proud of having been recognised by the European Environmental Agency as having the cleanest waters in Europe for the last 10 years in a row.
4. A British Legacy
Cyprus was part of the British Empire from 1878 to 1961. Over 1 million British tourists travel to Cyprus every year and there are 60,000 British people permanently living on the island. Some interesting legacies of this period are that English is spoken widely, people drive on the left and we use the same 3 pin plug as in the UK!
5. 10,000 years of History to explore
Cyprus has an ancient history, known widely as the “island of love”, because of the famous legend that Aphrodite was born here.
Cyprus has enjoyed a rich and varied history, with many civilisations thriving on the islands, from the Greek, Roman and Byzantine eras to the present day.
- The Local Cuisine
Cypriot food is something that has to be experienced throughout your holiday. Typical Cyprus dishes are a merging of Greek, Turkish, Middle Eastern and African dishes. The Cyprus Meze is a selection of Cypriot foods that make up a meal, and in total can comprise up to 30 small courses!
- Fantastic Scenery and Variety
As the 3rd largest island in the Mediterranean, Cyprus offers much more than great beaches. It is home to some magnificent scenery. The island has incredibly beautiful forests and mountains like Troodos, Macheras and Stavrovouni. You can visit picturesque villages like Fikardou, Omodos and Lefkara to admire their unique architecture, meet the friendly locals and enjoy traditional delicacies!
- Relaxing Lifestyle
Warm weather, wonderful beaches, great food and picturesque coffee shops around the island create a very relaxing environment, perfect to escape from your everyday routine. Forget about overcrowded cities and rush hours on the trains. If you are in Cyprus just grab a coffee and go for a walk, explore the island, have an ice-cream break and then sit at a tavern to enjoy fresh fish meze. Life at its best!
- Easy Access
Cyprus is a destination that is well served by the major airline carriers and airports of Europe. With a hundreds of direct flights from Europe to Larnaca and Paphos Airport, it has never been more affordable and easier to get to Cyprus.
10. Great Nightlife
Cyprus is well known for its brilliant nightlife and suitable for all tastes. Limassol comes at alive at night with many nightclubs, bars and restaurants. Ayia Napa on the east coast is a paradise for clubbers, with around 20 nightclubs catering for revellers.
Why Study in Cyprus for International Students
Cyprus is the third largest island in the Mediterranean Sea after islands of Sardinia and Sicily. It is located at the intersection of three continents i.e. Europe, Africa and Middle East. Cyprus is one of the major countries in Europe that has high international presence. There are approximately 40 thousand students of different nationalities studying in Cyprus. This fact enables Cyprus to have a very unique multicultural atmosphere. So, when you come to north Cyprus you will meet people from different cultures from all around the world. Besides this by studying in Cyprus you will receive a high quality international education at an affordable cost. You will make friends from all over the world at whichever of the Cyprian universities you choose to attend. Here are the few reasons listed below, why study in Cyprus :
Quality education at international standards
Universities in Cyprus offers high European standard of education. The quality of education in the Cyprus universities is comparable to that of UK and German schools. Higher education in Cyprus is provided in both public and private institution. Cyprus also has been taking measures to increase funding, research and interest for higher education.
International recognized undergraduate and graduate programs
The universities of Cyprus provide internationally recognized degree to the international students with wide range of undergraduate and graduate programs.
No English proficiency test required
To get admission into Cyprus universities, you don’t require English proficiency test such as TOEFL or IELTS. Having your study in institution where English language is the medium of communication is enough to prove your English language proficiency.
Affordable tuition fees
The tuition fees in all the institution of Cyprus are much lower as compared to the one in UK, USA and Australia. Universities in Cyprus offer affordable tuition fees for as low as 2400-2800 EUR per session. It is even lower than the fees they pay in some Nigerian private universities.
Moderate living expenses
Not only tuition fees are low but also living expenses are moderate. Estimated living expenses for international students are 250-400 EUR per month, making it very inexpensive to live and study in a country a like Cyprus. Also student can take accommodation on campus and around the city.
Easy Visa Acquisition
The process of acquiring an entry visa is smooth and is not stressful at all. The entry visa can be issued well in advance before your intended travel date.
Students studying in Cyprus can see many archaeological sites scattered around the island. The capital of Cyprus, Nicosia has wonderful bars and restaurants within the old walls of city. It is a home to several amazing beaches with ocean swimming, jet-skiing, banana boating, cliff driving etc. Cyprus is blessed with natural beauty and has one of the healthiest environments in the world, free from any kind of pollution.
Cyprus is free from communal and political disturbances and provides safe environment for learning to its students. Moreover, medical insurance is also provided by the government of the North Cyprus.
Excellent facilities for international students
Cyprus provides excellent facilities to students like cultural, social and sports activities. There are about 55 different clubs and societies in activity centre which adds a lot of joy to the student life. These clubs are of very large variety including scientific club, technology club, science club, music club, sports club, theatre club, animal society club, photography club, fashion club and a lot more.
No other formalities
To get an entry into Cyprus, you don’t need to submit a bank statement to prove your financial sufficiency. Whereas in other countries you need to show sufficient funds to live and study.
As the degree from the Cyprus universities are recognized all around the world, there are great career options for those doing a course in Hotel management, travel and tourism etc as they have a chance of getting job in other European countries. Also students can earn 500-600 Euros per month in a part time job.
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