Entry Requirements

General Admission Requirement:
A High School Leaving Certificate or equivalent qualification of 12 years of Schooling.

(Students who do not fulfill the criteria for General Academic Admission but who show potential for educational progress are accepted on Special Academic Admission. These students who are expected to achieve a satisfactory Grade Point Average by the end of their first year.)

Minimum Entry Criteria:

Undergraduate Students
High School Leaving Certificate/Diploma with a final average grade of ‘C’ or equivalent qualification.

Graduate Students
Bachelor Degree with a final average grade of ‘C’ and above.

English Placement Test (EPT):
For Cyprus Universities and Colleges English IS NOT a criterion for admission.

All local, EU and International students are required to take the “English Placement Test” (EPT) before being able to register for their academic programme of study. Students with low level of English proficiency will have to register to the English Intensive Course for one or two semesters.

Students with the following English qualifications will be exempt from the (EPT) and will be registered directly to the Undergraduate academic programme of their choice:

  English Qualifications   Score
  TOEFL   513 and above
  TOEFL – Computer-based   183 and above
  TOEFL – Internet-based   65 and above
  IELTS   5.5 and above
  Cambridge Exams (First Certificate)   B and above
  Cambridge Exams (Proficiency Certificate)   C and above
  GCSE English Language “O” Level   C and above

Transfer Students – Credits Earned at other Universities:
Our entire partner Universities welcomes students from other accredited Colleges and Universities that they would like to transfer their credits. Regardless of the credits transferred, students normally have to complete a minimum of 120 ECTS for the Bachelor degree. For more information on Transfers,please contact us at [email protected] .

Post-Graduate Admission
The minimum requirement for admission into a post-graduate degree programme is a Bachelor’s Degree.

English Language Proficiency

  English Qualifications   Score
  TOEFL   550 and above
  TOEFL – Computer-based   213 and above
  IELTS   6.5 and above
  Cambridge Exams (First Certificate)   B and above
  Cambridge Exams (Proficiency Certificate)   C and above
  GCSE English Language “O” Level   C and above