The University of Nicosia biggest independent institution advanced education in Cyprus founded in 1980, consists of campuses in the three largest cities in Cyprus: Nicosia, Lemesos and Larnaca. The mission of the University is to help students get to be educated people attain their scholarly and professional goals and accept responsible roles in changing universe of European cooperation and worldwide relationship to promote research and the generation of knowledge.
Joining the best elements of Western education quality measures and a global philosophy. Spotted in the country's capital the University of Nicosia is a worldwide educational centre with 20% of its 5,000 students originating from abroad representing 80 different nations multicultural learning environment that promotes friendship, cooperation and understanding. The University registers approximately 5,000 students, of which 4,000 are from in Nicosia. The University has six Academic Programmes with four Doctoral Programmes. The University of Nicosia is at present included in a broad area of research going from Environmental Sustainability to Medicine and from International Relations to Social Science.