The University of Cyprus (UCY) is widely recognized for its contribution to the development of the Research and Educational Life of Cyprus. UCY aims to establish itself as a pioneer Research Institution achieving International Scientific recognition in European Higher Education. UCY offers 43 undergraduates and 106 graduate programmes, at booth Masters and PhD levels.
The University consists of eight faculties: Faculty of Humanities, Pure and Applied Sciences, Economics and Management, Engineering, Letters, Social Sciences and Education, Medical School and Graduate School
The University is developing in the area of the University Campus (Panepistimioupoli) with a target to reach 10.000 students by the year 2020.