European University of Lefke (EUL)

European University of Lefke (EUL)

The European University of Lefke, founded by the Cyprus Science Foundation, officially started its academic activities in 1990 as a State Foundation University, is one of the most reputable universities in Northern Cyprus. The university is located in a close proximity of Lefke, which thanks to its nature and historical places is considered to be one of the most beautiful places in Cyprus.

General information. Location

Philosophy of the European University of Lefke  - “knowledge is a source of innovations”, the goal – to provide quality education in compliance with European and international standards, based on developed infrastructure, modern technical base and deep well established system of the educational process.

EUL is a truly international university, which educates more than 7,000 students from 49 different countries of the world.

The European University of Lefke  is a modern scientific and educational complex with developed international relations.

Quality international education based on advanced scientific theories and international practice is guaranteed by highly qualified dynamic professors and teaching staff from different countries.

All comprehensive and unique educational programs of the university are accredited by Council for High Education of Turkey (YOK).

EUL offers 42 Bachelor degree educational programs; 21 Master degree programs and 10 PhD programs. The language of education is English.

The university aims to offer contemporary, sustainable and quality education at international standards, conduct research, contribute to the needs of the society, and meet the needs of all stakeholders and graduate students in a multicultural environment having international knowledge and competences.

EUL today is:

  • internationally recognized university;
  • status of public funded educational institution;
  • internationally recognized diploma;
  • large variety of academic programs;
  • modern campus;
  • advanced technical equipment of educational laboratories and classrooms;
  • opportunities for scholarships and full grant for education;
  • maximum attention and care at all stages of admission and education process;
  • демократизм в одежде и отсутствие униформы.
  • the most affordable tuition fees and accommodation prices;
  • small classrooms and a high number of professorial staff;
  • modern dormitories at the university campus;
  • advice, guidance and assistance in all issues;
  • modern sport center with all facilities at the university campus;
  • location in a safe and ecologically clean Mediterranean country with warm and friendly environment;
  • double diploma agreements with universities in England and Poland;
  • opportunity to receive main and additional specialization during studying at bachelor’s programs;
  • accelerated educational programs, where students can complete the bachelor's and master's degree in 5 years;
  • perfect location and excellent climate.

See all the university’s accreditations

Educational programs. Faculties

Bachelor Degree programs (4 years)

Faculty of Economic and Administrative ScienceFaculty of Engineering
  • Banking and Finance
  • Economics
  • Business Administration
  • International Relations
  • Public Administration
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Electric and Electronics Engineering
  • Electronics and Communication Engineering
  • Software Engineering

School of Applied Science

Faculty of Agricultural Sciences and Technologies

  •  Management Information Systems
  • Horticultural Production and Marketing

Faculty of Architecture

Faculty of Tourism and Hotel Management

  • Architecture
  • Interior Architecture
  • Landscape Architecture
  •  Gastronomy
  • Tourism Management

Faculty of Education

Faculty of Health Studies

  • English Language Teaching
  • Health Management

Master Degree programs (1 -2 years)

  • Business Administration
  • International Relations
  • International Economics and Finance
  • English Language Teaching
  • Civil Engineering
  • Political Science and Public Administration
  • Architecture
  • Management Information Systems
  • Health Management
  • Computer Engineering
  • Electric and Electronics Engineering
  • Horticultural Production and Marketing
  • Communication studies
  • Environmental Studies

Doctorate (PhD) Degree programs (4 years)

  • Business Administration
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Electric and Electronics Engineering
  • Architecture
  • Horticultural Production and Marketing
  • Political Science and Public Administration

Брошюра EUL
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IELTS/TOEFL requirements:

 Bachelor programsMaster programs
IELTS 5,5 6,0
TOEFL PBT 513 530

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Programs and tuition fees


News and events

20 December 2017

Opening of the Arkin University of Creative Arts and Design (ARUCAD)

ALVI group always keeps you in tone when it comes to education worldwide and North Cyprus precisely.

18 May 2017

News about Higher Education from Ministry of Education

The minister of national education and culture of North Cyprus, Ozdemir Berova, stated that there are 15 universities and 93 000 students in North Cyprus now, it is now seem to be an island of education.

10 February 2017

Feedbacks and Pictures from CIU Summer Academy 2016

For over 6 years Cyprus International University has been creating a wonderful summer experience for students from around the world. Some of our Summer Academy participants, loved North Cyprus and CIU so much, they have decided to become our full time students.

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Useful information

20 June 2016

Useful information about Northern Cyprus

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