Study in Cyprus

Study In Cyprus

About education system of Cyprus

 

Cyprus student visa

Every student should be in possession of the relevant permit issued by the Civil Archive and Migration Department. The student visa is issued for a specific educational institution. In case of the foreign student deciding to change an educational institution, one must then obtain a new residence permit.

School attendance is compulsory and concerns the programmes and disciplines of study approved by the Ministry of Education and Culture.

Admission process

Applicants – Nationals of the EU Member States

Applicants – Nationals of other countries

International students from non EU countries need a student visa for entry to Cyprus. Student visas are issued only to full-time international students. A full-time student is one who takes a minimum of 12 credits in a semester.

Student visas can be issued either by an Embassy/ High Commission/ Consulate of the Republic of Cyprus in the candidate's home country or by the Migration Department in Cyprus.

Visas issued by the Embassy / High Commission / Consulate of the Republic of Cyprus in the candidate's country

Student Visas issued by the Migration Department in Cyprus