American University of Cyprus
As a boutique style university, AUC’s mission is to provide high quality education, through providing an academic fountain of knowledge through progressive and challenging educational programs.
We aim to provide an innovative research Centre with our results being shared locally and internationally to demonstrate our commitment.
We aim to interact with our local community, providing public services to those we share our environment with.
AUC is located in the ‘Walled City’ of Nicosia in a cultural and historic masterpiece with a rich tapestry of life to surround us. We aim to contribute to our area with improvements through restoration and adaption of the existing, through educational-cultural, social-cultural and economic programs.
AUC’s academic vision is to apply a ‘Liberal’ system of education.
All education at AUC is carried out in English. In AUC there are currently three Faculties of education which include six undergraduate courses. The AUC operates a two semester academic year, with the first semester commencing in September and concluding at the end of January and the second semester commencing in February and culminating in June. There are also Summer School programs that will be available from the middle of June until end of August.
The campus of the American University of Cyprus is located within the ‘Walled City’ of Nicosia with a frequent bus service to surrounding areas.
The focus of AUC is to create a learning environment that encourages students to embrace the culture that surrounds us. The university is an ever evolving institution that has grown at a rapid pace with the nucleus being centred round the qualified motivated lecturers, the friendly administrative team and ancillary staff. The surrounding area is a mass of colour and charm enticing to the mind and challenging to the senses, with the university combining a modern and technical place of learning with the historic and cultural setting.