School of Education2024-01-11T14:02:15+02:00

School of Education

UNIC is recognised as one of the leading universities in the subject area of Education, ranked among the Top 201-250 universities in the world, #46 in the European Union, and #1 in Cyprus and Greece (sharing this position with the University of Cyprus) for Education by the 2024 Times Higher Education World University Rankings by Subject.

The School of Education offers scientifically formulated programmes of study to deliver quality education at the Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctoral level, equipping graduates with the requisite knowledge, critical understanding, and fundamental skills to become effective educators in both the physical as well as the virtual classroom environment.

Moreover, the School is a leader in online education in Europe, educating thousands of aspiring teachers through its Master’s programmes in Education Sciences, with graduates going on to pursue rewarding careers as involved partners in the cognitive development of young children through teaching and learning. More generally, the School’s pedagogical approach stems from a deep understanding of the potential impact that educators can have in shaping our collective future.

The UNESCO Chair at UNIC

The UNESCO Chair for Cultural Diversity and Intercultural Dialogue for a Culture of Peace is the first Chair of its kind in Cyprus, inaugurated at UNIC in 2005.

UNESCO Chairs operate under the auspices and direction of UNESCO, whose headquarters are in Paris, France. Through the UNESCO Chair, UNIC has adopted and actively contributes towards the UNESCO vision of making our region a better place.

University of Nicosia: One of the leading universities in the area of Education

Top reasons to study at the School of Education

  • Top 201-250 in the world | #46 in the EU | #1 in Greece and Cyprus for Education* (2024 Times Higher Education World University Rankings by Subject)
    * Sharing position with the University of Cyprus

  • Well-balanced innovative programmes in practice, theory and research

  • A leader in Special Education

  • Innovative use of the latest technologies in education delivery

  • World-renowned full-time faculty members complemented by adjunct instructors, who are among the leading academics, musicians, and researchers in Cyprus

  • The School offers a supportive and inclusive student-centred environment

  • Partnerships with international artistic and education organisations, as well as collaborations with renowned researchers

  • Numerous opportunities to perform in a variety of music concerts and dance productions

What our Students say

UNIC combines high academic standards, with strong and highly trained staff, in an impeccably designed space, properly and conveniently organised. I feel that my studies here have provided me with sound knowledge and the necessary experience to move into the next stage of my life with the right skillset. I’ve been well prepared for my career, which I’m happy to say is on an excellent track. So, if you are looking for something that combines quality and enjoyment, it’s time to visit the University of Nicosia!

Christiana Eliade, Pre-Primary Education, Class of 2016 Special Education, Class of 2017

School Events

The University of Nicosia Music programme (BMus) is excited to announce on-site auditions for the academic year 2024-2025.

The Jazz Summer Workshop 2024

8 July @ 12:00 - 12 July @ 17:00 EEST

The Jazz Summer Workshop 2024  The University of Nicosia and the Future Academy of Arts co-organise THE JAZZ SUMMER WORKSHOP 2024, between 8-12 July.  Come and learn how to improvise and jam with other people! Discover swing music! Lessons for Singing, Wind instruments, Guitar, Piano, Bass, Drums, Improvisation, Ensemble. With concerts and jam sessions [...]

The University of Nicosia Music programme (BMus) is excited to announce on-site auditions for the academic year 2024-2025.

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