Rideo Group represents the best universities and colleges in Cyprus constantly working in close collaboration for providing our students with all necessary support and attention. Our company and the partner institutions share strong beliefs and a common mission to make our students feel comfortable to move and live in Cyprus while receiving a high-quality education in a safe and friendly environment.
The University of Nicosia (UNIC), known as the largest University in Cyprus and Southern Europe, opens its doors to those, who want to embrace student life in all its international diversity. Here students are provided with an exceptional opportunity to make life-long friends both in personal and professional fields, create the network for their future career, and enjoy a high-quality education in a favourable atmosphere. With more than 100 Bachelor, Masters, and PhD programs, this institution accommodates about 12,000 students from over 70 different countries and cultures. Distance Learning courses are introduced in 28 of those programs.
The University of Nicosia is best known for its innovative quality education, growing cooperation with other world-leading universities, and digital currency education, which is regarded by many as a front-rank academic program in the world.
UNIC’s six main schools represent primary directions of studying:
English language requirements are made favourable for those, who have not obtained the necessary level of proficiency just yet. Prospective students are offered English courses, which will help them reach the required standard for admission to a program. In case students need to prove their level of English proficiency, there may be a requirement to take UNIC’s NEPTON test, with no charge, before registering for classes. Otherwise, an internationally recognized English exam should be passed for school to enrol you in an English course. Undergraduate students satisfy the requirement if they present the minimum IELTS score of 5.5 or equivalent while Master’s require no less than 6.5 or equivalent.
Tuition fees start with €9,120 for a Bachelor's degree per year and €13,860 for the Master’s degree entire program.
The University of Nicosia offers several scholarships to International (non-EU) students, based on academic merit, athletic performance, and/or financial need.
You can easily apply for a Bachelor's degree in UNIC if you are an international student, who has already obtained a certificate of complete secondary education and got IELTS 5.5 or equivalent score. A Master’s degree requires a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university (some programs may introduce additional conditions related to the level of academic achievement), IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.
UCLan or the University of Central Lancashire in Cyprus is known as the number one university representing British educational traditions on the island. Both Cypriot and British University Educational Practices are complimentarily combined to provide the best level of the world’s higher education. The university is accredited by the Cyprus Agency of Quality Assurance, the UK Quality Assurance Agency, and Accreditation in Higher Education (CYQAA). Students from all over the world come here to get quality British higher education for two main reasons: much more affordable prices compared to Britain itself, and sunny warm weather during all seasons.
The mother university, the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan UK), is among the top 3.7% of all worldwide universities by the Centre for World University Rankings (CWUR). The key offer of UCLan Cyprus lies in Double Degree (two certificates), which students obtain after the completion of studies. UCLan UK and UCLan Cyprus certificates are recognized not only in Cyprus and the UK but also across Europe and beyond.
If you are looking for an unforgettable student life experience with booming social engagement, academic advancement, professional learning support, and a diverse international community, this university is for you!
For its eight years of operation, UCLan Cyprus has maintained the agenda of developing future business leaders and international entrepreneurs for success in the modern global economy. There are four schools, which prepare students for the international market in employment:
UCLan Cyprus provides all necessary assistance for 2020-2021 academic year applicants, as well as grants financial support. Both undergraduate and postgraduate courses are available at special prices for tuition fees: €8,500 per year for undergraduate students (compared to original fee of €9,950) and €8,925 for the entire program for postgraduate students (original fee is €10,500). There are also several kinds of scholarships, available for international students. Rideo group is more than happy to assist you in the application process and secure your scholarship.
The general admission requirement for entry to an undergraduate program of study is a recognized High School Leaving Certificate or equivalent, plus an internationally recognized English exam, which indicates the level of English proficiency (with minimus IELTS score 5.5). The minimum requirement for admission into a Master's degree program is a Bachelors Degree from an accredited college or university. It will suffice the English requirements for enrolment in a Master's Degree if the first degree was taught in English. If not, an English proficiency certificate with a minimum IELTS score of 6.5 is required.
CBS or College of Business studies in Nicosia, Cyprus is aiming at delivering educational excellence by teaching and research both in the Business and Financial sectors. By concentrating on research and offering solutions to important problems of society, it is becoming a major contributor to the world’s community. CBS offers in depths practical and theoretical training preparing graduates for stepping on the leading positions in the public or private sectors in the economy worldwide.
The teaching faculty of the institution represented by highly skilled academics and researchers. The major number of lecturers in CBS College of business studies are holders of PhD degree awarded by the leading institutions in the United Kingdom and Europe. Thus, CBS is a first-choice college for those who aim to receive excellence in academic knowledge, fundamental skills professional success and in a field of business studies.
All programs are structured according to the current and developing needs in the economy and accredited by the Cyprus Agency of Quality Assurance and accreditation in Higher Education.
It is important to mention is that CBS College of business studies is the only official representative of the (ABA) American Bankers Association in Europe.
Another valuable academic benefit offered by the college is that all students after the completed program of studies along with their academic degree receive the Professional Certificate of American Bankers Association (ABA), which is the largest banking trade association in the United States. Its member banks employ more than two million people around the world and hold approximately 95% of the assets in the banking industry.
CBS College offers to its students a unique opportunity to receive education and explore student life in more than one country. The college has signed a bilateral agreement with
CBS college students who would decide to continue their studies in UK or Canada can study the first two years of Bachelor's Degree in Cyprus and then continue their studies for two more years at a UK University (Liverpool John Moores University) or a Canadian University (Crandall University). That is an exceptional benefit to obtain British or Canadian education with significantly lower tuition and living expenses for the first two years in Cyprus.
All students, irrespective of their country of origin can be accepted to the college if they meet the pre-defined admission criteria for each program of study. Admission to programs of study is based on the candidate's secondary education certificate and English language skills. English language IELTS composite grade should be between 6 - 6.5 and no less than 6 in any examination. Rideo group provides all necessary assistance in the application process, making it an easy and enjoyable experience for any kind of applicant.
The annual tuition fee for international students is €6000 per 100 ECTS. The requirement for full-time studies is a minimum of 30 ECTS per semester. The total tuition fee for all MBA students is €5800. There are also several scholarships granted by CBS, which give total or partial exemption from tuition fees for outstanding academic performance.
Larnaca College is situated in the very heart of an old and beautiful Mediterranean city Larnaca from where the name of the institution derives from. Here students get a world-class education in the variety of Programs starting from Business and Tourism to MBA. The mission of the college is to empower the current generation by providing high-quality education, developing professional skills, and orienting in further career aspirations.
The college is continually altering study programs to give a proper response and satisfy the needs of global challenges. That is why college graduates are the perfect fit for rapidly developing industries. Seeing that Larnaca college is considered to be the most vibrant college located in Larnaca, international students find it an amazing place with a positive and democratic climate, great respect for each other, understanding and cooperation both among college staff and students. The college is famous for its Hospitality and Tourism Management direction of study since its students are favoured in getting internships in luxury hotels, restaurants, and beach resorts around the city.
You won’t find a better location for studying in Cyprus as Larnaca city has an international airport, exciting social hotspots, all kinds of entertainment (festival venues, restaurants, shopping streets, crystal clear beaches, and a lot more). Moreover, Larnaca is considered to be Cyprus’s oldest town, where new and modern infrastructure harmoniously intertwines with the elements of the ancient city. The project of renovated Port and Marina is being implemented now and is drawing more and more visitors from all over the world.
Larnaca College is accredited by the Cyprus Ministry of Education and Culture and is authorised to offer the following programs of study:
Undergraduate Programs (Bachelor Degree)
Postgraduate Programs (Master Degree)
The Admission requirements for international students are extremely favourable. Students, who have English as their native language or who have graduated from non-English high school yet their English language score is to 50% or above don’t need to take an English language placement test. However, those who need to present an international English certificate should have a minimum IELTS grade of 5.5. Additionally, a copy of the original secondary school certificate and mark sheet should be included in an application package.
The tuition fee for any undergraduate program is €4500 per one year (two semesters) of studying while MBA programs and Professional Studies costs may vary. Larnaca College also offers different kinds of scholarships depending on student’s academic merit or financial difficulties. If you are still thinking is it worth applying here, just letting you know that along with the great education college offers social student clubs such as Cooking, Dancing, Computer, and a lot more other clubs.
Intercollege Cyprus, acknowledging its unique location at the crossroads of three continents - Europe, Asia, and Africa -, is striving to provide quality, career-oriented undergraduate programs in specifically selected realms. The College offers international students two most prestigious and unique programs of study in English - Culinary Arts and Maritime Programs. Cyprus Maritime Academy, based at Intercollege Nicosia, got the recognition as one of the best European institutions in the field.
If you are coming to study abroad for the first time, there is no better country than Cyprus, since it is one of the safest countries in the world. The warm temperature throughout all seasons makes it a pleasurable experience for students to spend their academic years enjoying all kinds of entertainment and social life. The island offers a modern cosmopolitan society amidst a superb scenery of high mountain ranges and golden beaches.
The Degree in Culinary Arts Management (2 years of study) provides you with the necessary knowledge and experience in the sphere of Nutritional Arts. It as well promotes the level of your managerial knowledge with the ultimate goal of employment as Chef. The courses of the degree are aimed at preparing you for a dynamic career, providing you with a high level of technical training, and teaching you the management of a kitchen or a culinary business in its entirety.
The Admission requirements consist of an English Proficiency Certificate (or English Placement Test after they officially enroll), High School Leaving Certificate (12 years of education or 11 depending on the country of origin, like Russia or Ukraine), and an application fee of €55.
The tuition fee for the Culinary Arts Management Program is €4950 annually.
CyMA aims at providing the best skills and knowledge to all cadets who register under its programs of competency. Cyprus is one of the largest ship-management centres both in Europe and worldwide. More than 200 ship-owning, ship – managing, and shipping – related companies are based in Cyprus providing excellent growth prospects and business opportunities in the shipping sector.
The aim of the Nautical Science program and the Diploma (4 years of study) – Class ‘C’ Marine Engineer is the proper training of Deck and Engine Officers accordingly, which prepares graduates for acquiring key positions on merchant marine ships.
The Marine Engineering program at CyMA (3 years of study) trains cadets in becoming Engineering Officers on commercial ships, based on the standards of the STCW International Convention (Standards of Training, Certification, and Watchkeeping for Seafarers).
Degree in Nautical Science - €7500 annually (€6000 first year reduced fee )
Diploma in Nautical Engineering - €6500 annually (€5200 first year reduced fee)