UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL LANCASHIRE CYPRUS
The University of Central Lancashire, Cyprus (UCLan Cyprus), is the first Branch Campus of the University of Central Lancashire, located in Cyprus, and at the same time is a fully licensed and registered University in Cyprus. UCLan Cyprus is a unique and innovative model of a Cypriot and British University Educational Experience, approved and validated by both the Ministry of Education and Culture of Cyprus and the UK Quality Assurance Agency (QAA) for Higher Education. Upon completion of their studies, UCLan Cyprus graduates receive Two Degrees; one from UCLan Cyprus and one from UCLan UK, that are recognised not only in Cyprus and United Kingdom, but also across Europe and beyond.
Built on strong academic foundations, the University of Central Lancashire in Preston, UK, counts almost 190 years of history. In 2017, UCLan was ranked among the top 3.7% of all universities, worldwide, by the Centre for World University Rankings (CWUR) and among the first 10 British Universities in number of students. It has officially been recognized by the British Prime Minister David Cameron for the 2nd highest percentage in the UK in establishing start-ups business from its graduates.
UCLan Cyprus is the newest and most innovative University in the island of Cyprus, set in a modern, purpose–built campus with state-of-the-art academic and operational facilities. It is ideally located in the coastal region of Larnaka, just 5 minutes away from the city and 15 – 20 minutes away from famous Ayia Napa, the capital city and the Larnaka Airport.
UCLan Cyprus has triumphed among all the nominations from Europe, Middle East and Africa as the Campus with the most advanced and innovative audio-visual technology. Students learn in meticulously designed lecture theatres as well as specialised labs, such as the first Moot Court Room of the island, the technologically advanced Sports Lab and an innovative Cognition and Development Psychology Lab. The IT infrastructure provides more than 300 software applications and thousands of online resources with all on-line facilities automatically linked with UCLan’s resources and library.
UCLan Cyprus brand new student accommodation, The Student’s Nest, is ideally located within the campus, providing students with a modern, comfortable and safe environment for a pleasant student life.