Study in Cyprus

If you want to study in Cyprus, then you need to know which of its universities are right for you. Times Higher Educations World University Rankings take the top institutions in the world, and look at their performance across all of their core objectives: teaching, research, knowledge transfer and international outlook.

Cyprus has 2 universities in the overall Times Higher Educations World University Rankings. The highest-ranking university in Cyprus is University of Cyprus, which is ranked at number 351-400.

Choosing where to study for a degree in Cyprus is one of the biggest decisions you will ever make. THE’s student resources are here to help you make the right choice, particularly if you want to study abroad. Explore the universities of Cyprus below - we’ve pulled together some information that we hope will help you to decide where to study.

Use the map to see where Cyprus’s top universities are located, and if any institutions are of particular interest, you can click on their name, or the “explore” button, to find out more. We’ve also pulled in information about how much Cyprus is investing in its higher education, and also how many people live there.

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Top universities in Cyprus

University Rank*
University of Cyprus 351-400th
Cyprus University of Technology 401-500th

Statistics about Cyprus

  • Expenditure on education out of total expenditure 15.54%
  • Of which, on higher education 20.45%
  • Enrollment rate in higher education 53.1%
  • Population 1,165,300
  • Unemployment 15.6%
  • Annual GDP 1.59%
Data source: The World Bank