Welcome to the Environment, Health and Safety (EH&S) website, a resource for employees and students of the University of Nicosia.


The EH&S Office aims to:

  1. Support and enhance the academic and research objectives of the University by promoting a safe and healthy environment for all employees and students.
  2. Promote Environmental consciousness and energy conservation. 
  3. Fully comply with the Republic of Cyprus and EU legislation related with EH&S issues.



It is the policy of the University of Nicosia:

  • To ensure, so far as is reasonably practicable, the health, safety and welfare at work of all its employees
  • To ensure that the statutory duties of the University of Nicosia are met at all times
  • To maintain clear procedures for the action to be taken in the event of injury, and for the reporting of accidents and hazards
  • To maintain safe systems of work for faculty, staff, students and third parties
  • To maintain clear procedures for action to be taken in case of fire and emergencies
  • To maintain the established procedures for joint consultation between Professional Representatives, Trade Union and Management on health and safety, reviewing them when appropriate
  • To provide appropriate information, instruction, training and supervision to ensure the health and safety of faculty, staff and students
  • To maintain and improve the high degree of safety consciousness and responsible attitudes to Environment, Health and Safety throughout the University
  • To cover all the buildings, including hostel accommodation, owned, leased or sub-contracted by the University