The University of Cyprus MBA Program is one of the leading graduate Programs in the field of business education in the Mediterranean region. It is characterized by innovativeness, practicality, and modern learning methods; it provides an array of core courses covering the spectrum of business and entrepreneurial functions. Elective courses provide students the opportunity to tailor a substantive part of their studies according to their specific interests. The curriculum strongly emphasizes collaborative teamwork, case study analysis, hands-on applications, and research-driven learning.
The Program helps students to network with corporate contacts, not only in domestic firms but also in the wider international business community. The Program has a very successful record of placing graduates in competitive positions.
The MBA Program holds the International Accreditation from the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD) since 2012.
Cyprus has always been a gateway between East and West and hence, at the crossroads of civilizations for centuries; its rich history extends three millennia. The Eastern and Western cultural influences are evident in the city’s architecture and lifestyles. As a historical and cultural city, Nicosia will offer you much to see, do, and experience. Contemporary Nicosia is a bustling business hub and offers a vibrant and comfortable urban lifestyle. Popular beaches, as well as the Troodos mountain range, are a short drive away, for those wishing to explore a range of outdoor activities.
To apply for the MBA Program at the University of Cyprus, you first need to create a user account and then complete and submit your online application form. Follow the link below to initiate the application process. You will find instructions and help throughout the form.
In order for you to be admitted to the MBA Program of the University of Cyprus, the following admission requirements should be met:
Applicants who meet the above-mentioned criteria will be invited for a personal interview.
The UCYMBA Program evaluates admission applications on a first come first served basis.
All non-EU applicants must follow the process below for obtaining a student visa. If English is not your native language, you must take the TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) or IELTS (International English Language Testing System) before submitting your application, regardless of the language of instruction used during your education.
The tuition fees for the UCYMBA Program (Part-time or Full-Time) are €10,250.00. Payments are done on a modular basis (every 2 months) and always in accordance with the courses, a student is registered to.
The fees for each full course of 4 or 3.5 ECTS are €550 and the fees for each half course of 2 ECTS are €275. Typically, part-time students are enrolled in 2 full courses during the 2-month term and full-time students in 4 full courses. The Applied Business Project that was conducted during the last period of studies costs €350.
Services such as career placement are offered to MBA students and graduates by the officers of the UCY Careers Office. The UCY Careers Office has been working on nurturing relationships with employers from multinational and local organizations for graduate placement opportunities. The UCY Careers Office also organises career fairs, posts vacancies and assists students with their job search strategies (CV building seminars, interview preparations). Through the Careers Office, employers have the opportunity to market their vacancies directly to its students and alumni, hold a recruiting event on campus and interview students on campus. A few of the largest companies in Cyprus have been recruiting the Program’s best graduates over the years.
MBA graduates are employed in all sectors of the local economy whether public or private. Referring to the employer satisfaction survey, 39% of the MBA graduates reported an increase in salary while 49% were promoted within the same organization upon the completion of their MBA degree.